2017 Artists Winners

Congratulations to the 2017 Festival Exhibitors and Artist Winners:

Best In Show: Sharon Jackman, Ceramics – $2000.

Two Dimensional Art: First Place – Seung Lee, Mixed Media – $1000; Second Place – Ginger Pena, Painting – $500; Third Place – Jeffrey Skelly, Painting – $300; Honorable Mention – Chris Madsen, Photography – $100.

Three Dimensional Art: First Place – Aline Sar, Jewelry – $1,000; Second Place – Gerald Caruso, Glass – $500; Third Place – Lucia Fredericy, Scultpure – $300; Honorable Mention – Haysuyo Miller, Ceramics – $100.

Click here to see photos of the Festival Award Winners.

Student Artist Chalk Art Competition

Congratulations to our student artists from local high schools in Redlands who competed in a sidewalk chalk art exhibition.  Click here to see the winners and their artwork, as well as the work of all the participating student artists.

2017 Artists Exhibitors

The fifth annual Festival in 2017 included 60+ talented artists.   Click here to see examples of their work.

2017 Featured Artist

The Festival is pleased to announce that our Featured Artist this year is Ginger Pena who is recognized for her paintings that beautifully depict the relationship between buildings and the trees and gardens surrounding them.  Click here to learn more about Ginger Pena.

2017 Judges

The judges for the 2017 Festival are:  David Fairrington and Penny McElroy. They are both well respected artists with many years of experience.  Learn more.

2018 Applications

Artist applications will open for the 2018 festival early next year. Interested artists should watch and visit: for applications and instructions. For more information, call Shirley Harry, Phone: (909) 214-7179 or click here to email us.

Selection Process

The festival selection committee welcomes artists specializing in all types of media: oil, water color, glass, metal, stone, wood, ceramic, textiles, jewelry and more.  Our goal is to provide festival guests with exposure to a broad range of creative media and experiences. For more information, call Shirley Harry, Phone: (909) 214-7179 or click here to email us.

Why Exhibit

Thousands of Inland Empire residents attend the Redlands Festival of Arts every year. You’ll find our beautiful outdoor venue is located in shady Smiley Park surrounded by the charming Smiley Library, the historic Lincoln Shrine and the popular Redlands Bowl.