The community is invited to Quincy Art Center’s annual ArtFest, set for Saturday, Sept. 17, from1 to 4 p.m. at The Art Center, 1515 Jersey St. Admission is free and all ages are welcome.
Free and low-cost, hands-on activities can be enjoyed by any person of any age, making it a great
time to get creative. Activities include wheel-throwing, sidewalk chalk, scratchboard art, rock
painting, no-look drawing, and an exhibit scavenger hunt.
The Budding Artist will be there with a paint-your-own-pottery project. Quincy Public Library, Quincy Community Theatre, Quincy
Children’s Museum, The Lorenzo Bull House, and Arts Quincy will be at ArtFest with free
activities. Square Peg Group Troupe will be present as costumed works of art. Local musician
Kathy Brink will perform beautiful music and KICK-FM will broadcast from the event.
In addition to hands-on activities and artist demonstrations, the Art Center will have two exhibits
on display during the event. The Forest Within by Carlos Zamora will be on display in the
Sinnock Gallery, and the 13th Annual Member Exhibit will be on display in the Stevenson
Gallery. Zamora will be at the Art Center to talk about his work.
September 17 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Quincy Art Center
Quincy, IL 62301 US