Celebrate springtime in Chicago at What’s Blooming on Harrison, the Oak Park Arts District’s annual street festival, on Saturday, May 20 from 11 am – 7 pm. You’ll find us on Harrison Street in Oak Park between Lombard and Harvey. Our booth number is 44. I’ve got a mix of new work for the show, from enameling to metalsmithing!
The show will be brimming with talented local artists, music, food, and family activities, and admission is free!
RedAvaDesigns’ first outdoor event of the year is at Elmhurst’s 21st Annual Art in Wilder Park, this Saturday and Sunday, May 6 & 7. This will be our first year at this long-running event! Hours are 10am-5pm both days. I will be in booth #65 and I hope to see you there!
This juried show of fine art, craft, and design will have over 125 Midwestern artisans selling their art, including fiber, ceramics, jewelry, painting, sculpture, furniture, glass, mixed media, photography, and more.
This Saturday, March 11, I’ll be returning to (30 minutes north of Milwaukee), sponsored by Cedarburg High School, featuring 75 artists from the Midwest exhibiting and selling their original work in many artistic disciplines. 10am-5pm. Cedarburg High School W68N611 Evergreen Blvd, Cedarburg, Wisconsin 53012 https://www.facebook.com/ArtInTheBurg/
RedAvaDesigns’ very first event of 2017 is the Handmade Market at The Empty Bottle! I’ve been working on several new designs and will be debuting them at the Handmade Market on Saturday, February 11, from 12 noon until 4pm. Walk next door to Bite Cafe for a bite, grab a drink at The Empty Bottle while you shop, and pick up a Valentine’s Day Gift for a loved one or for yourself. More than 30 sellers will be on the premises.
The Empty Bottle 1035 N. Western Chicago, IL 60622
Join me for the 2nd annual Holiday Remix! Building on the success of the annual Remix Chicago summer festival, Remix is continuing its holiday fair. Remix Chicago Holiday Craft Fair is a fantastic way to kick off the holiday shopping season with handmade and recycled artwork and crafts! Free admission. Saturday, December 10, 11am-4pm Broadway Armory Park 5917 N. Broadway Ave. Chicago, IL 60660
Shop local and handmade! This Saturday, December 3, RedAvaDesigns will be at Waters Annual Holiday Craft Market along with over 30 artisans offering handmade gifts for everyone on your holiday shopping list, including jewelry, clothing and accessories, home goods, and more!
While you shop, we will have lots of fun activities for kids, including Santa, Holiday Gift Tree and Cake Walk. There will also be food trucks parked outside. The event proceeds benefit Waters School.
Hours are 10am until 3pm and admission is free! Waters Elementary School 4540 N. Campbell Ave.
Chicago, IL 60025
On Thursday, November 17, RedAvaDesigns will be at Bizarre Bazaar, Herman Miller Inc, 222 West Merchandise Mart Plaza Suite 321, Chicago, IL 60654. The International Interior Design Association Illinois Chapter welcomes dozens of local artisans and crafters, as they display their unique, handmade items for purchase, while supporting the IIDA Illinois Chapter Education Fund.
Fall is here and I’m excited to be back with Coterie Chicago for the 6th Annual West Town Art Walk on October 1st, 2016. Just over 20 local artists, artisans, and makers will be participating in this indoor pop-up market on one day only the at the Beauty Bar, 1444 W. Chicago Avenue, noon until 6pm. Admission to the Art Walk and Food Truck Social is free.
The Edgewater Arts Festival is happening this weekend, September 24-25 on Granville, east of Broadway. Hours are 11am-6pm. I will be in booth #62 (just east of Winthrop St.) and I hope to see you there!
Now in its fourth year, the Edgewater Arts Festival is rapidly growing into one of Chicago’s premier artistic events. It combines fine art with a unique, contagious “block party” atmosphere. Each year, the Festival hosts an impressive multi-cultural and multi-generational lineup of Chicago artists and attracts thousands of art lovers and buyers coming from all over the city.