Showcase of Arts & Crafts Exhibitors

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*Remember to submit by May 1 for a free table with your booth*
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Tim Miller (Cottage Grove, WI)
Classic fabrication bezel set stone jewelry and mixed metal rings: sterling, gold, rose gold, copper.
www.TiMiller.com

 

Valerie Abramat (Winnebago, IL)
Metal, wire, beads, crystals - nature-influenced wearable art.
www.etsy.com/shop/hawksnesttraders

 

Nancy Krahn  (Algonquin, IL)
Hand fabricating techniques in sterling silver, 14k rose & yellow golds with gemstones and pearls.
www.nancykrahnjewelrydesign.com

 

Allen Schrader (McHenry, IL)
Pens, seam rippers, ornaments, candle holders and other items.
www.penswithhistory.com

 

Dottie Fishman (Wheeling, IL)
Bags, cases, covers and mitts; blankets, hats and draft stoppers.
www.kustomkreation.com

 

Maria Ishu (Arlington Heights, IL)
Fabric arts to include place mats, baby bibs, blankets, kitchen towels, pillow cases and table runners.
www.gammascorner.com


Kimberly Lilley (Schaumburg, IL)
Children's books:  Babies - toddlers - teens.
www.GetUsborneBooksNow.com

 

Robert Simmons   
Cutlery, culinary tools, garden tools, cookware & flatware.
www.cutco.com

 

Elaine Paulson (Deerfield, IL)
Hand-formed, high fired ceramics etched with nature themes.

 

Virginia Da Valle (Inverness, IL)
Hand needle felted wood pictures.

 

Geri Meyer (Wauconda, IL)
Real egg shells made into ornaments and other special occasion items.

 

Chris Robinson (Elgin, IL)
Folk-art paintings on canvas & wood, soft sculpture and repurposed items.


Lisa Conrad (Rolling Meadows, IL)
Original designs fabricated in metal & sterling (.925) castings.


Maria Elena Balanzatequi (Chicago, IL)
Colorful handmade Tagua jewelry and accessories.

 

David Farber (Carpentersville, IL)
Wildlife/nature photography.
www.naturallyfarberphotos.com

 

Gabriella Fleischer (Glenview, IL)
Jewelry-pearls, stones, gems, acrylic and glass beads.


Carol Spencer (Barrington, IL)
Puzzle Serving Trays (Frame, Plexiglass, Puzzle & Cabinet Hardware)


Barbara Wrona (Arlington heights, IL)
Christmas Tree Skirts, Wreaths, Stockings and painted wood items.


Irene Gofron (So. Barrington, IL)
Crochet items and unique ceramics.


James Sharp (Evanston, IL)
Hand painted textile collages appliqued to books, bags, aprons and mounted.
www.jamessharpart.com


Ethel Huberty (Mchenry, IL)
Painting on silverplate, vintage and antique rehab furniture, loom knit headwraps & scarves and chalk boards.


Altosolo Designs, LLC (Palatine, Il)
Handcrafted earings, bracelets, pendants and necklaces using sterling silver, natural stone, glass and Swarovski crystal beads.
www.facebook.com/AltosoloDesigns


Lasting Treasures by Crystal Connection (Crystal Lake, IL)
Unique natural healing crystals and gemstone key chains, bookmarks, sun catchers, chakra items and astrological bracelets with a line of Feng Shui & spirit animal items.


Easy to Use Jewelry, Etc...(Glendale Heights, IL)
Handmade jewelry made with crystals, pearls and semi-precious stones.


The Celtic Butterfly Shop (Davis, IL)
Metal and stone jewely using metal folding, air chasing, resin, etching and cold connections
www.facebook.com/TheCelticButterflyShop

 

Women's Scarves and Accessories (St. Charles, IL)
Silk pull thru scarves, chain/choker scarves, cowl scarves, head bands and rosette pins


Kathleen Pico (Wheeling, IL)
Knitted or chrocheted poncho, hats, scarfs, gloves and fabric aprons and bibs.


MnM Jewelry Design (Mount Prospect, IL)
Fashion jewelry made with Pave cubic zirconia, baroque pearls, agates, beads and other natural stones.


Anita Elaine Peters (Barrington, IL)
A wire artist using a mixture of metals  to create interesting and affordable options for the Holiday season
www.fasionstones.com

 

Soulful 3 Studio (Lombard, IL)
Handcrafted canvas bags & accessories


Just That Good (Northlake, IL)
Hand Snuggles:  Mittens created from repurposed wool sweaters and lined with blizzard fleece


Katie Chika (Glen Ellyn, IL)
Wood items, beer bottle fishing lures, shot gun shell ornaments, ornaments & pins


Papa's Spoons (Marquette, MI)
Exotic wood from around the world is used to create unique spoons and cooking / serving utensils


Crystal Lake Soap Co. (Crystal Lake, IL)
Handmade, cold process soap, bathtub treats, rollerballs, solid shampoo, perfume and laundry soap
www.CrystalLakeSoap.com

 

Barking Dog Ceramics (Barringotn, IL)
A variety of techniques, including stoneware, are used to create one of a kind ceramics
www.BarkingDogCeramics.com

 

Bottle Designs by Jen (South Elgin, IL)
Lighted recycled wine bottles in sports, holiday and monogram theme. Ornaments, burlap wreaths and wood pallet snowman.


LAZ Cosmetics & Morning Dew Designs (Morton Grove, IL)
All natural bath & body products made from organic ingredients & essential oils. Wire wrap jewelry, hand blown glass ornaments, wizards, marbles and decorations.
www.lazcosmetics.com

 

Paula LoBono (Woodstock, IL)
We cut, dye and weave all our own baskets by hand


Timothy Carter (Lincoln, IL)
Copper wire and gemstone bonsai tree sculpture on hand crafted wood base
www.cartersfarm.com

 

Blissberry Bath (Woodridge, IL)
Hand crafted bath bombs, shower scrubs and other unique bath products
www.blissberrybath.com

 

Earth Karma (Schaumburg, IL)
Healing gemstone and minimalist personalized jewelry. Bali modem designs using natural gemstones and sterling silver


Brilliant Sparkles (Kenosha, WI)
Handmade jewelry in sterling silver


Jennifer Rae Trojan Publishing (West Chicago, IL)
Dog story books, where the dogs are the storytellers
www.KessensKronikles.com


Kathryn's Vintage Inspired Ornaments (Wauconda, IL)
Satin ornaments made with crystal beads. Handmade with ribbon, silver/gold hardware and beaded icicles


Knot & Twine Handmade (Chicago, IL)
Handmade yarngoods/fiberart. Clothing, accessories and home decor using yarn material in a forward thinking way
www.etsy.com/shop/KnotandtwineHandmade

 

The Wooden Skirt (Aurora, IL)
Handmade decorative fence for the bottom of your Christmas Tree
www.woodenskirt.com