Calling All Artists!

If you or your business is interested in designing an item for the EAS Rocks Gala or would like more information, please contact EAS at 217-757-6025 or email us @

We are seeking Artists of all techniques – painting, drawing, fiber art, mixed media, and more to use your creativity in designing a one of a kind outdoor adult or child size Adirondack rocking chair for the EAS Rocks Gala.  Interested?

The chairs are provided for each artist by the Elizabeth Ann Seton Program. Designers are responsible for providing all materials used to decorate their chair. Chairs should be sealed with a clear poly coat before the drop off date.

There is no fee to design a chair.

Designer contracts are accepted on a first come, first-served basis.

All contracts must be received by December 10th.

The decorated chairs will be selected by our sponsors during the Gala, Saturday, Feb 25. Items not selected will be auctioned during the event.

Design Categories

  • Adult Chair
  • Child Chair

Promotional Benefits to each Artist
EAS Rocks Chair designers will receive promotional benefits including:

  • Listing in event program
  • Facebook & Website recognition
  • Identification signage next to designed item
  • 2 Free tickets to attend EAS Rocks Gala on February 25th

​​2017 Artists:​

  • Felicia Olin
  • Rhiannon Gurley, Our Vibrant Community
  • Mecky Lang, Creative Grain
  • Kelly Sholtis, Kathi Lee, Kathi, Kelly and Me
  • Lisa Coakley, The Coffee Group
  • Lisa Coakley
  • Meagan Coakley
  • Rebecca Coakley
  • Kathy Feairs
  • Courtney Landholt
  • Beth Pianezza
  • Renee Ryals
  • Kimberly Stevens
  • Maureen Cavanagh
  • Sue Mezroth
  • Janet Gaffney
  • Mary Lou Roszhart
  • Kristin Fyans
  • Lyn and Becky Drainer
  • Kara Dubois and Trudy Malkey
  • Kathi Lee
  • Cynthia Sies