We are getting ready for our 9th annual juried fine art and craft fair!  We hope you will mark your calendars and plan to attend.  We have familiar local artists returning and several exciting new artists joining our show.  We look forward to seeing you this fall!  Look for our ad in the Illinois Times in late October and see you November 3rd and 4th!  We will have raffle baskets filled with beautiful items donated from our participating artists as well as several specialty items. 




Hope for the Holidays

 8th Annual Juried

Fine Art & Craft Fair  

 Hope Presbyterian Church

2211 Wabash Ave Springfield, IL • 1 Block East of White Oaks Mall 

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Saturday, November 5th 10am - 5pm • Sunday, November 6th Noon- 4pm


  • Jim Allen - Thingamajigs and Whatchamacallits
  • Mary Boesdorfer- Wood
  • Mary Anne Dehart - Jewelry   
  • Billinda DeVillez - Painting
  • Brock Eddlemanc - Glass
  • Matt Franklin - Wood Design
  • Christy Freeman - Watercolor
  • Emily Groepper- Glass
  • Eileen and Charles Grampp - Recycled Antique Silverware
  • Carole Harp - Paper Quilling
  • Julie Krehbiel - Specialty Cards
  • Linda and Barry Lane - Drift to Clay
  • Janis Lasky - Jewelry
  • Henry Litchfield- Silversmith
  • Tara McAndrew - Specialty Cards
  • Terry Moore - Fiber
  • Jill Morgan - Glitz 'N Glam Purses
  • Bob Morgan - Handcrafted Planters
  • Marcia Nagy - Fiber
  • John Seiz - Pottery
  • Stan Squires- Watercolor
  • Candy Stenemeyer- Jewelry
  • Simply Fair  Fair Trade Handcrafts
  • Naomi Tompkins - Naomi’s Soaps
  • Stan Squires - Watercolors

Please Come!  Share the Joys of the Season!

Raffle Baskets

We will be raffling baskets filled with unique items from our vendors to support Hope Church’s International Mission Fund plus specialty baskets in honor of Jan Hedberg to support the APL of Springfield.

Hope Presbyterian Church
2211 Wabash Ave Springfield, IL • 1 Block East of White Oaks Mall 



The following disbursements were made in December 2014:

Mission Coworkers/Agencies

Leisa Wagstaff     South Sudan     $1000

Choon and Yen Hee Lim    East Asia     $1000

Rev. Kurt Esslinger and Hye Young Lee     South Korea     $1000

PCC Education      Cameroon      $1000

Other Gifts

2014 Presbyterian Mission Matching Fund     $500

Springfield Animal Protectice League     $598

HPC Roof Fund     $85