This popular art show features works by over 70 local and regional professional artists from the Brandywine Valley and beyond. Artists display and sell their art in an array of mediums to satisfy every taste and budget. The show's Featured Artist is the nationally known American Realist painter J. Wayne Bystrom. The Donating Artist is Shawn Faust.
On Saturday, March 22, the public is invited to join Andrew Wyeth's granddaughter, Victoria Wyeth, for a presentation about her family's art and private collection.
Guest speaker Victoria Wyeth - Saturday, March 22nd, 11:00 a.m.:
Join Victoria Wyeth for a presentation about her family’s art. In addition, she will be signing copies of Andrew Wyeth: Autobiography by Thomas Hoving following the presentation.
Artisan Showcase - Saturday, March 22nd, 10 a.m. -
4 p.m.: Artisan guests from around the area will sell hand crafted jewelry, wooden items, food samples, and much more.
Art Tours - Saturday, March 22nd, 1 and 2 p.m.: Join guides for free informative tours of the art collection at Chadds Ford Elementary School. The collection includes pieces from artists prominent in the inception and foundation of the Brandywine Tradition and those who further defined the artistic heritage of the area. Learn how the collection and the school interweave into the local history and tradition of art.
Art Cafe - Saturday, March 22nd, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.: Children ages 5 to 12 can drop in and create their own masterpiece in a relaxing “art studio” atmosphere. Spaces are available on a first come, first served basis, costs vary based on age and project selection.