Juantita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts
  • 525 S. John Q. Hammons Pkwy

  • Springfield, MO 65806

  • Box Office 417-836-7678

THE SEASON 2015 – 2016

WinterFest Visual and Performing Arts Festival



The twenty-first annual WinterFest Visual and Performing Arts Festival  
is scheduled for December 4 - 6, 2015 –  
showcasing local and regional artists with their works on display and for sale  
in the beautiful multi-level lobby of Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts.



Alan O’Neal

Amy Koch  |  Paper Loft Creations

Anita Hejtmanek  |  Heartwood Creations

Bari Precious  |  Precious Pots

Brad Childress  |  Forest Glass

Brenda Pollreisz  |  Swiftwings Studio

Brian Huett  |  Glassensations Stained Glass

Dan McKinzie  |  As the Wood Turns

Jeff Goodwin  |  Daaman Porcelain Jewelry

Jennifer and Boog Wolken  |  The Artist Studio LLC

Jimmie Floyd

John Taliaferro  |  John T Woodworks

Kendle Durden  |  KDurden Art

Kevin Kloppenburg  |  Kevin Kloppenburg Studios

Lois Gress Neal

Marci Blank  |  Th' Red Head

Margaret Dodge  |  Jewels of Art by Margaret

Marilyn Barnes  |  Adornments by Marilyn

Melanie Pierce  |  Apothefaery Luxury Fiber Arts

Mike Ilkiw  |  Bowls for Breasts

Nancy Ormsbee  |  Four Sisters

Patricia Bergman  |  Goldenrod

Raymond Popp  |  Raymond Popp Studios

Robert and Ruth Briggs  |  Corvus Moon Pottery

Robert Tallbird Ryan  |  Creations by Tallbird

Sherri Alexander  |  Full Circle Pottery

Tammy Kirks  |  Red Bee Designs

Terry and Gabriel Bloodworth  |  Springfield Hot Glass

Tom Hess and Lory Brown  |  Hess Pottery and Baskets


Be sure to join us for our two ticketed performances that are a part of the festival.


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We hope to see you for WinterFest 2015!

PLEASE NOTE:  If you want to be included on the email list to receive notification regarding the artist application and other WinterFest information, send an email to us at WinterFest@MissouriState.edu – be sure to include E-Mail List on the subject line!

If you have additional questions regarding WinterFest, please contact:

Paige Grisham, WinterFest Coordinator 
Juanita K. Hammons Hall for the Performing Arts 
Missouri State University 
901 S National Avenue 
Springfield MO 65897 


Thank you to Springfield Business Journal for their generous media underwriting support for
WinterFest 2015!
WinterFest 2014 Best In Show winner Lois Gress Neal 

  Congratulations to WinterFest 2014
Best In Show winner
Lois Gress


Scenes from WinterFest 2014

 WinterFest 2014 booths seen from upper level of Hammons Hall lobby.

A view of WinterFest booths
from lobby upper level.


WinterFest artist Tammy Kirks with a customer.

Artist Tammy Kirks and customer.


WinterFest 2014 Starlas Swingin Strings and Evangel University Suzuki String Program perform on the promenade balcony

Starla's Swingin' Strings
 Evangel University
Suzuki String Program.


WinterFest 2014 Sherwood Elementary "Superstars" Honors Choir performs on the promenade balcony

Sherwood Elementary
Superstars Honor Choir