Pierce City Arts Festival

Annual Arts Festival
3rd Saturday in May

DRAW PIERCE CITY RECEPTION TUES, APRIL 14, 4-7 P.M.

Don't miss the reception for Draw Pierce City 2015! Tuesday, April 14, 2015 from 4-7 p.m. at the Pierce City Library. See almost 200 works of art by local students. Refreshments will be served.

PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL MAY 16, 2015

7th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival!


Saturday, May 16, 2015 at Pierce City Park


(South Park)


in Pierce City, Missouri




DRAW PIERCE CITY 2015

ADULT ARTISTS - DRAW PIERCE CITY INFORMATION

DRAW PIERCE CITY 2015
Sponsored by the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC)



FIRST PLACE in adult category will receive $100 and free

booth space at the 7th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival,
May 16, 2015 at the Pierce City Park.


An Artists Reception will be held at the Pierce City Library on April 14, 2015 from 4-7 p.m.


All adult entries and the winning drawings from each grade and will be on display in the library
April 14 – May 12, 2015.



For information E-mail hbwmuseuminpcmo@aol.com,visit our web site at www.piercecityartsfestival.webs.com or contact Becky Golubski at 417-489-3041.


INFO - 7TH ANNUAL PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL


 7TH ANNUAL PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL AND WINE TASTING
 Pierce City, Missouri – May 16, 2015

The 7th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival and Wine Tasting is set for May 16, 2015 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pierce City Park (South Park) in Pierce City, MO. Wine tasting will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the park. The annual arts festival is sponsored by the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC) and First State Bank of Purdy, Member FDIC.

FREE FESTIVAL ADMISSION. FREE ART WORKSHOPS and FREE ROOT BEER FLOAT (1 PER PERSON PLEASE) SERVED 1-2 P.M.  

Purchase a $7 souvenir wine glass and get entry into the wine garden for tasting. 

Come for art in the park! Meet the artists and authors at the art marketplace. Find works of art in painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, folk art, and more. Catch up with the latest books by area authors and meet the writers.

Live music from The Caleb Miller Solo Project will be performed throughout the day and may be found moving about the festival.

Want to create some art of your very own? Then why not try a hands-on art workshop (free workshops at the pavilion)?  Free hands-on art workshops led by professional artists will be offered throughout the day at the central pavilion.

Clay artist Christian Lorenzen will offer an opportunity to "Draw in Clay" at her booth. Clay plaques will be available for $10 and may be decorated and personalized. The disks will be fired and mailed to your home. Postage included in project fee.

 A free "junque art" booth offers kids the chance to create their own work of art from recycled materials. (One per child please).

Brian’s Root Beer returns as a festival favorite. Homemade root beer will be for sale throughout the day and you can pick up your free root beer float at the Brian’s Root Beer booth from 1-2 p.m.

The Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC)’s own homemade root beer was introduced in 2013 in honor of late PCAC member, Brian Andelin. Root beer sales benefit the Brian Andelin Memorial Pierce City Arts Council Art Scholarship. Andelin's family, together with the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC), established the scholarship in memory of the late PCAC volunteer and supporter. Brian’s Root Beer, homemade lemonade, tea, and food will be for sale throughout the festival.

Wines from local vintners 7C's, Keltoi, and  Meyer Farms Wines will be available for tasting inside the wine garden from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Purchase a $7 souvenir wine glass for entry into the wine garden and tasting.

The 7th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival is set for May 16, 2015 at the Pierce City Park (South Park) located at 100 South Gibbs (entrance on Gibbs or Elm Street/behind St. Mary’s Church) in Pierce City, MO. The festival is sponsored by the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC) and First State Bank of Purdy, Member FDIC.

For more information regarding the 7th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival and wine tasting, contact Becky at 417-489-3041, by E-mail at beckygolubski39@yahoo.com, or visit our web site at piercecityartsfestival.webs.com or find us on Facebook - facebook.com/pcacevents.


Great festival! Thanks everyone! (MAY 2014)

The 6th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival (May 17, 2014) was the biggest and best festival yet!

We have had lots of positive comments, Emails, and phone calls from artists, vendors, and folks who attended the festival!

Thank you to everyone who attended and everyone who helped make the festival run! 

6th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival

HANDS ON ART DEMONSTRATIONS

 
photo courtesy of Pete Bradshaw 
 
 
Art in the park! Annual arts festival in Pierce City Park on Saturday, May 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., including artists, authors, food vendors and more! 

6TH ANNUAL PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL AND WINE TASTING
 
 
The 6th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival and Wine Tasting is set for May 17, 2014 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Pierce City Park (South Park) in Pierce City, MO. Wine tasting will be 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the park. Free admission. Entry into wine garden for tasting with purchase of a $7 souvenir wine glass.
 
Come for art in the park! Meet the artists and authors at the art marketplace. Find works of art in painting, sculpture, drawing, photography, folk art, and more. Catch up with the latest books by area authors and meet the writers. Try your hand at some free art workshops, experience free chalk drawing and the junk art booth for kids, and get a free root beer float from 1-2 p.m.! (One per person please). Got about 5 minutes? Have your portrait drawn while you wait.
 
New to the festival this year is the International Club of Wheaton High School with a Hmong dance performance. Brian’s Root Beer returns as a festival favorite. The Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC)’s own homemade root beer was introduced in 2013 in honor of late PCAC member, Brian Andelin. Root beer sales benefit the Brian Andelin Memorial Pierce City Arts Council Art Scholarship. Andelin's family, together with the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC), established the scholarship in memory of the late PCAC volunteer and supporter. Brian’s Root Beer, homemade lemonade, tea, and food will be for sale throughout the festival.
 
Wines from local Ozark Mountain Wine Trail vintners 7C's, Keltoi, and Whispering Oaks will be available for tasting inside the wine garden from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year the wine garden is sporting a new split rail fence hand-built by a PCAC volunteer. Wickman’s Garden Village will offer flowers for sale inside the wine garden.  Also featured will be “Sip n Paint” with April Davis Brunner. No additional charge with $7 souvenir wine glass purchase.
 
Free art workshops will be offered throughout the day at the central pavilion. The following artists will lead the free classes:  Dustin Miller, Neosho High School art teacher and adjunct art instructor at Crowder Community College – colored pencil techniques; Teresa Dilsaver of  Republic – “Majestic Mountains,”- oil painting (this workshop will include techniques for painting mountains and tips on creating the feeling of distance in your mountain landscapes); DJ Bates of Joplin, "Birds, Butterflies and Blooms" - watercolor (learn how to watch paint run, wash, layer, glaze and combine colors, and highlight shadows and light. Explore the fun of wet in wet, or dry brush effects); Dale Augustson, North Arkansas College and OTC art instructor from Springfield – mixed media (create abstract art by combining acrylic paints and found objects in nature); and Eli Herrin, a 12-year-old Cassville Middle School student, will demonstrate the ancient art of origami in beginning, intermediate, and advanced classes.
 
Free interactive painting will be offered by Helen Kunze at her booth. Do not miss the free junk art booth with Diana Donaldson and free chalk drawing all day.
 
Budding potters will have the opportunity to make a work of clay and have it fired. For $5 kids may “throw a pot” ($10 for adults) under the direction of potter Christina Lorenzen of Joplin. Pots will be fired after the festival and returned to Bookmarks bookstore in Pierce City to be picked up later.
 
The 6th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival is set for May 17 at the Pierce City Park (South Park) located at 100 South Gibbs (behind St. Mary’s Church) in Pierce City, MO. The festival is sponsored by the Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC), First State Bank/Member FDIC, Meeks Lumber, local merchants, and private donors.
 
For more information regarding the 6th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival and wine tasting, contact Becky at 417-489-3041, E-mail us at piercecityartscouncil@gmail.com, or visit our web site at www.piercecityartsfestival.webs.com.
 

Festival Sponsors

 

 

Member FDIC |  Equal Housing Lender

 

Meeks – The Builder's Choice 

 

 Wickman Gardens

Highland Dairy

Wal Mart

Ed & Sherry Hatfield

Local Boy Scout Troop #38

Town and Country Supermarket

Lakin Funeral Home

Paielli's Bakery (Kenosha, WI)

Cathy Mach 

all of our volunteers

PCAC members 

Thank you for your donation to the Pierce City Arts Festival!

2014 Scholarship Recipient

 

Elaine Parrigon received the $300 Brian Andelin Memorial Pierce City Arts Council Art Scholarship for 2014.

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS

 

 

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
6TH ANNUAL PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL MAY 17, 2014

*WORKSHOPS AT THE WORKSHOP PAVILION ARE FREE AND SPONSORED BY THE PIERCE CITY ARTS COUNCIL

 

*9:45-10:45        Origami workshop with 12 yr. old Eli Herrin. Beginners, Intermediate, Advanced.  

*11:00-11:45      Dustin Miller/Colored Pencil.   

*12:00-12:45      Dale Augustson/ Mixed Media.  

* 2:00-2:45pm   DJ Bates/Watercolor.  

* 3:00-3:45pm    Teresa Dilsaver/Oil Painting 

12:45-1:00pm     Wheaton International Dance Club at their booth:   2

Hmong dance performances, 1 Line Dance, a total of 15 minutes all together.      

 

1:00-2:00pm   FREE  Brian's Root Beer floats (1 per person) at

root beer tent (PICK UP A TICKET AT THE INFORMATION BOOTH!)

 

1:30-2:15pm       organ crawl performance at St. Mary's Church, 200 Front Street.  

2:30- 3:15pm       organ crawl performance at the First Congregational Church, Walnut at Washington Street.

                                Performances are free.

*2:00-2:45pm     DJ Bates/Watercolor.  Free.  Workshop Pavilion

*3:00-3:45pm     Teresa Dilsaver/Oil Painting Free.  Workshop Pavilion

                                                      ALL DAY 
FREE KID'S JUNQUE ART BOOTH with Diana Donaldson (1 per child)

FREE CHALK DRAWING 

HANDS ON CLAY with Christina Lorenzen $5 for kids, $10 for adults


ACRYLIC PAINTING with April Davis Brunner at her booth.  A small fee may apply.
INTERACTIVE PAINTING with Helen Kunze at her booth.  Free.

10:00-5:00pm   WINE TASTING GARDEN with Keltoi, 7C's, Whispering Oaks $7 / WICKMAN GARDENS FLORALS FOR SALE in the garden. 

Photos from 2014 festival

Check out photos of the 6th Annual Pierce City Arts Festival

in the photo gallery or click below to go to Kristin's Facebook page to see her photos

FB 2014 Pierce City Arts Festival 

 

Check  out photos from the 2013 festival!

Mural unveiled!

Stop by the Pierce City Branch Library to see the mural, "Pierce City Remembered."


PCAC Information

The Pierce City Arts Council (PCAC) was established in 2009. We sponsor an annual arts festival featuring artists, authors, and vendors from Pierce City and the surrounding area. Elements of the festival include artist booths, wine tasting, free art workshops for adults and children, and free root beer floats. PCAC also sponsors an annual art competition for Pierce City students and adult artists. The contest requires participants to draw or depict a subject from Pierce City, past or present.
 
PCAC's Mission Statement:
The Pierce City Arts Council was established by local artists and volunteers to promote the arts in Pierce City, Missouri. The mission of PCAC is to encourage community connections through the arts by providing a supportive environment for awareness, appreciation, and participation.


Where is the festival?

THE PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL AND WINE TASTING IS LOCATED

IN THE PIERCE CITY PARK (SOUTH PARK)



100 South Gibbs Street in Pierce City, Missouri 


(Southwest Missouri)


[Between Elm and Gibbs Streets. 


Entrance on both streets.]




Contact

CONTACT THE PIERCE CITY ARTS COUNCIL (PCAC)


E-mail: piercecityartscouncil@gmail.com

or beckygolubski39@yahoo.com


FESTIVAL COORDINATOR BECKY GOLUBSKI

417-489-3041



ANNUAL PIERCE CITY ARTS FESTIVAL/3RD SATURDAY IN MAY

PIERCE CITY, MISSOURI

SPONSORED BY PCAC (PIERCE CITY ARTS COUNCIL


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