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Our Mission

Frankfort Arts Association is dedicated to enhancing the community through creation, education, promotion, and appreciation of the arts.


Our Vision

Artists need a space to dream, to create, to inspire and to be inspired. We are working to provide a creative place within our community where we can easily gather together for enrichment, exploration, and inspiration.

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1 Day Stained Glass Workshop


  • Physical space for FAA member activity

  • Gallery exhibits

  • Classroom for art classes, workshops, and lectures

  • Meeting space for Board/Committee meetings and specialty groups

  • Shared spaces for artists to rent

  • Events

  • Sponsor pop up gallery shows

  •  Sponsor art showings at area businesses to promote both FAA and increase foot traffic in area shops.

  • Sponsor the Creative Arts Showcase in honor of Children’s Art Month

  • Beautification of the community through public works projects. 

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Board of Directors

We are a team of volunteers passionate about the arts in Frankfort, Illinois. Together we dream and work to provide an art center in our community. Frankfort Arts Association is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.

President, Katie Stempniak

Vice President, Christina Cooley

Secretary, Lisa Podlesak

Treasurer, Cody Ziebell

Board Member, Cristina Ruiz

Board Member, Lauren Gray

Board Member, Jaime Maisuria

Board Member, Chris Herder



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