Category: Art Festival

Luis Lefty Guitar Duo and Luis Alfredo Garcia performing Live Saturday and Sunday

Luis Alfredo Garcia (a.k.a. Luis Lefty) is a Puerto Rican classical guitarist with formal training at the Conservatory of Music of Puerto Rico, and the University of Central Florida.  Luis Lefty has been performing and entertaining in Central Florida for over 20 years. His music selection is sophisticated, colorful, and passionate.  He has developed a unique sound … Continue reading “Luis Lefty Guitar Duo and Luis Alfredo Garcia performing Live Saturday and Sunday”

Heather DeSanctis to preform at the St Johns River Festival of the Arts

  Heather DeSanctis has traveled the world with her music. Beginning her live musician career in Costa Rica at just 18 years old. Shortly after growing a following, Brett Hestla, former bass player of Creed and present day Producer, decided to take Heather under his wing and allow her to express herself through original music. … Continue reading “Heather DeSanctis to preform at the St Johns River Festival of the Arts”

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Meet Our 2021 Poster Artist Larry Vienneau

Larry Vienneau Jr. received a BFA in painting from University of Massachusetts Dartmouth in 1977 and MFA in Painting /Printmaking in 1981 from Southern Illinois University. After school he lived on Nantucket Island 1981-87 sold artwork in local galleries, taught printmaking and painting at the Nantucket Artist Association. He briefly lived and exhibited in Hong … Continue reading “Meet Our 2021 Poster Artist Larry Vienneau”

The St Johns River Festival of the Arts Invites You

Be a part of the magic on Saturday May 1st and Sunday May 2nd, 2020 when Historic Downtown Sanford transforms into a premier art festival and experience! Over 125 regionally and nationally accredited fine artists and craftsmen will line our charming brick streets with a selection of paintings, pottery, sculpture, woodworking, photography, jewelry, blown glass … Continue reading “The St Johns River Festival of the Arts Invites You”

2019 Winner Best in Show

St. Johns River Festival of the Arts 2019 Artist Awards

Best of Show Marilyn Vaillencourt Juror’s Choice Gregory Jones Kenneth Sandlin Award of Excellence Nicholas Ringelstetter Carol Napoli Edward Sanderson John Canterbury Todd Fox Ronna Katz Ken Jensen Tim Edwards Award of Distinction Colin Margerum Patrick Dragon John Wayn Jackson Tyler McLaughlin James Whipple Sky Campbell Paul Stevens Glenn Lewis

Don Nedobeck

Meet Our 2019 Poster Artist Don Nedobeck

Don Nedobeck has been creating his fanciful felines and whimsical creatures over a span of six decades. His works grace the halls of museums, corporate collections and homes throughout the world. Don is one of our favorite artists as he participates yearly in the festival.   Don’s impressive resume includes being the artist and author … Continue reading “Meet Our 2019 Poster Artist Don Nedobeck”

Kids Art Classes

Enroll Your Children in Art For Kids Art Classes this Summer!



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