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Special Note: Registration deadline for this years Art Festival has been extended to Saturday April 9th. All Registrations must be received by this date.

FCM 26th Annual Art Festival & Photography Contest Saturday April 23 at Salem United Methodist Church, 1200 S. Lindbergh Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63131, conveniently located just off highway 40 on Lindbergh Blvd., between highways 270 and 170, a little north of Frontenac Plaza. 

We offer 3 categories for submission:  Fine Arts, which includes drawings and paintings; Assorted Arts, which includes such projects as sculptures, origami, string art, fabric art, mosaics, needlepoint, knitting, macramé, woodwork, etc.; and Photography (no video will be accepted).
Art Festival Categories Age Eligibility:
Fine Arts                    Ages 5 and up
Assorted Arts             Ages 5 and up
Photography               Ages 10 and up
Each eligible participant may submit up to 2 projects in each category.
For example:  Homeschooled children ages 5 and up may submit up to 2 projects in the Fine Arts category AND up to 2 projects in the Assorted Arts category; AND ages 10 and up may also submit 2 photos in the Photography contest. Homeschool graduates are also welcome to submit projects in all 3 categories.
Everyone is cordially invited to view these artwork pieces created by our gifted children, to be displayed at Salem United Methodist Church. Before the awards ceremony, admire the artwork while you enjoy hors d’oeuvres, cookies, cold drinks and classical music performed by homeschooled children and families.

Saturday, April 23rd                 
  • 4:30-5:30 - Viewing of artwork, voting for People’s Choice Awards (hors d’oeuvres, drinks, music and fellowship)
  • 6:00-7:00 - FCM Art Festival awards ceremony
  • 9:00 - Project retrieval and clean-up                                                



  • Saturday, March 19th - Early registration form submission - $5.00 per project for  all registrations postmarked by this date. Early fee maximum per family: $60.
  • Saturday, April 9th - General registration deadline (MUST be recieved by this date)-$6.00 per project. General fee maximum per family: $72.
  • Saturday, April 16th - Deadline for project drop-off  
  • Saturday, April 23rd - FCM Art Festival artwork viewing and announcement of  Winners


To download the registration form, and for additional details on registration procedures, drop-off locations, guidelines for acceptable artwork, etc., Click on links below.

If you have any questions, please contact Joe or Teresa Carr at (314) 521-5668 or email at  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Guidelines and Proceedures

Registration Form

Project ID Form