WinterFest Visual and Performing Arts Festival

WinterFest 2016 was held December 9 - 10, 2016. Information about next year's festival (including artist applications) will be available on this page in the spring of 2017.

2016 WinterFest Artists

  • Jo Ellen Adams | Pics by Jody
  • Sherri Alexander | Full Circle Pottery
  • Marilyn Barnes | Adornments by Marilyn
  • Terry and Gabriel Bloodworth | Springfield Hot Glass
  • Doris & Dan Bork | Country Side Pottery
  • Brad Childress | Forest Glass
  • Krystle Cole | Krystle Cole Fine Art
  • Margaret Dodge | Jewels of Art by Margaret
  • Bob Holloway | Bob Holloway Studio
  • Mike Ilkiw | Bowls for Breasts
  • Irene Livingston
  • Dan McKinzie | As the Wood Turns
  • Lois Gress Neal | Silver Lace
  • Alan O’Neal
  • Melanie Pierce | Apothefaery Luxury Fibers
  • Chloe Pook | Pook’s Point
  • Aubree Sanders and Brad Brasser | Plant Spirit Apothecary
  • John Taliaferro | John T Woodworks
  • Leon Van Weelden | Crackpot Clay Works


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

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


WinterFest Contact Information

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 – be sure to include Email List on the subject line!

If you have additional questions regarding WinterFest, please contact:

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