Community, Park Forest

‘Festival of Art’ – Annual Tall Grass Gallery Artists’ Exhibit Opens on Saturday, August 6

Terry Boykin

Park Forest, IL—(ENEWSPF)—July 31, 2016.  Tall Grass Arts Association, 367 Artists Walk in DownTown Park Forest, will host its Annual Gallery Artists Exhibit ‘Festival of Art.’  The exhibit opens on August 6 and will run through September 18.  An opening reception will be held on Saturday, August 6 from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Gallery.  Both the exhibit and the reception are free and open to the public.

The ‘Festival of Art’ will feature drawings, paintings, mixed media works, watercolors, acrylics, oils, photography, digital images, sculpture, and more.

Exhibiting artists include: Marjorie Anderson, CouSandra Armstrong, Mary Bookwalter, James Bowden, Terry Boykin, Susan Brauer, Carole Joy Brejcha, Joan Bulf, Javier Chavira, Claudia Craemer, Maureen Cribbs, Linda Curl, Michelle Detering, Bronwyn Elkuss, June Finnegan, Val Fischer, Anitra Frazier, Ann Goldsmith, Margi Hafer, Cedric Hampton, Fran Hollander, Nikkole Huss, Pat Coffman Huss, Alice Jacobs, Dennis Jennings, Robert Johnson, Jack Kapost, Michael Kucinski, Jean Lewis, Selma Lisit, Paula Mattson, Claudia McCarthy, Mike McCarthy, Tim McCue,  Pam McDonald, Janice Meister, Jennifer Meyer, Robert Mongeau, Patricia Moore, Charles ‘Will’ Mull, Dennis B. O’Malley, Gail Otterson, Michele P. Owens, Kate Patterson, Gisele Perreault, Janice Pratt, John Ray, Antonia Ruppert, Dorothy Sandlin, Richard Schmidt, Mary Ann Trzyna, Jennifer Weigel, Bill Wild, Patricia Wiseman, and Faye Zalecki.  The exhibit curator is Janice Pratt.

Gallery hours are Tuesday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Adult and student groups are welcome to tour the exhibit by appointment.

For additional information or to arrange for a tour, please call 708-748-3377 or visit