- It honors a long time church member whose passion was the arts and who enriched the lives of many through her own artistic creations and love of the arts.
- It provides support to the artistic community by giving them a much needed venue to display and promote their art.
- It introduces the church and the community to encourage engagement and relationship.
- It raises money to support many local, regional and global mission and outreach projects of Wesley UMC. Over the years these have included building a school in Africa, disaster relief and local community efforts such the Infant Crisis Center, Mobile Meals, etc.
The purpose of the arts event at Wesley is many faceted.