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Toni Loves Beads Drawings;ink, pencil, pastel and paint that I found floating around my mind. Color and technique;my focus is in combining the two to come up with one of a kind, unique beaded jewelry./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
StellaLily Studio I mount my archival photos onto birch and resin. Also,I hand transfer my images onto marble./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Squasht By Les Squasht by Les creates locally designed & professionally hand-crafted apparel & reversible hats./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Sangha Community Acupuncture Acupuncture that is affordable and accessible to maintain wellness./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Sam Florio Photography My focus is on Italy travel photos: Positano, la Cinqueterra, Rome, Sorrento, and the Amilfi Coast./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Reformado Photography, LLC Reformado photography specializes in creating functional artwork from polaroid and digital images./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Red Ava Designs Handcrafted Jewelry using vintage and contemporary components, enamel, sterling silver, and copper./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Nikola Books Author/storyteller W. Nikola-Lisa is an award-winning author of two dozen books for young readers./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Mind_Full Photography Neo-Regionalist Photography/Location: Big Tent-Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Michelle Starbuck Designs Vintage findings used to create a jewelry collection that balances oganic and geometric design./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Melanie Feerst Design Vibrant glass jewelry fabricated with industrial and 3D printed parts. Art bowls with some sass!/Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Mandalaray Glass that has been fused in a kiln and layered to create patterns to be displayed or accesorized./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Maike’s Marvels Maike’s Marvels creates wax and wire jewelry as well as encaustic collages inspired by nature./Location: Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Lori Mehan Ceramics Hand built and hand painted ceramics./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Lady Faye Jewelry Lady Faye Jewelery evokes nostalgic afternoons spent digging through your mother’s jewelry box./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
kFroet Designs kFroet Designs specializes in lost wax-casting, creating stand alone art while still accenting the human form./Location: Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
In Stolen Moments I’m a block printer with an affinity towards items that are both beautiful and functional./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Gayle Weiss Designs One of a kind hand crafter jewelry comprised of Artisan glass, natural stone, and sterling silver./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Frannie’s Felts & Fancies I am a local fiber artist and felter. I sell wall art and wearable art made mostly of wool and silk./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot.
Feral Pony Illustration and paper goods.Playful designs featuring animals, plants, and patterns./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Parking Lot
Everlasting Fire Studio Lampwork glass beads, sculpture, ornaments, and jewelry; stained glass pendants and suncathcers./Location: Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Erin Rossi Designs One of a kind sterling jewely and small mixed media sculpture./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Emily Prendergast Maya Mueble works to preserve the artistry of Latin America, collaborating in the design process./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
City Girl Hats Trained in London, City Girl Hats uses traditional millinery techniques to create unique headwear./Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Cathy Shanley CULTIVATE A HOBBY: Practicing creativity helps us be whole in a fractured society. I love trees./Location: Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Camilla Kruegar Designs I’ve been crafting unique hats, scarves, and vest since falling in love with the art of felting./Location: Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Amati Originals Highly textured paintings embellished with vintage buttons, jewelery, beads, glass, wire, and more!/Location:Big-Tent Advocate Medical Group Parking Lot
Artists in Ravenswood Buildings
Yolanda Lorente, Ltd. Yolanda Lorente is a prominent Chicago Artist & Fashion Designer who specials in hand-painted silks
Urban Accents Privately owned specialty food company based in Chicago; manufactures spice blends, grilling rubs, seasoned sea salts, creative brunch mixes and a wide assortment of creative culinary blends./Location:4241 N.Ravenswood
Two Fish Gallery Unique, contemporary area rugs designed by Interior Architect Tam Wimolvan Vidulich./Location:4424 N. Ravenswood
Thresholds Thresholds provides services for persons with mental illness. All artwork is done by our members./Location:4101 N.Ravenswood
Thomas Dubois My photographs explore graffiti/street art through details such as color and the works’ transiency./Location:4043 N.Ravenswood-1st Floor
The Nevica Project The Nevica Project is an art gallery featuring post-war contemporary fine art and craft. /Location:3717 N. Ravenswood Unit #115W
Tai Chi Center of Chicago Tai Chi Center of Chicago featured several artists with various performances made by the instructors and the student body./Location:4043 N.Ravenswood #228
Shawn Kieffer Photography A collection of photographic C-Prints mounted on Aluminum, along with Metal and Traditional Prints./Location:4422 N. Ravenswood.
Sara Lenart Jewelry Handcrafted sterling silver jewelry with incorporated semi precious stones and found objects./Location:4541 N.Ravenswood 1st Floor
Richard Stromberg’s Chicago Photography Classes Student centered program offering classes at all levels. Student photographs showcased in gallery./Location:4401 N. Ravenswood # 105
Ork Posters Typographic city neighborhood map design and retail and graphic design services./Location:1761 W.Berteau
Nadeau-Furniture with a Soul Beautifully handcrafted hardwood furniture in natural and painted finishes, imported from India and Indonesia, at unbelievably affordable prices./Location:4433 N.Ravenswood
Mary Rafferty Photography Mary has been a professional photographer for the past 15 years.She is drawn to the small details and gestures that tell an individuals./Location: 1770 W.Berteau # 503
Lincoln Square Pottery Studio-Learning Center LSPS-LC is a not for profit that offers ceramics classes for children & adults of all skill levels./Location:4043 N.Ravenswood-2nd Floor
Larkin Green Studios Sumi-e ink and oil paintings of freshly painted flowers my garden at casa verde./Location:4553 N. Wolcott Ave.
Karma Neutrals Ceramic Karma Neutral Ceramics is a Ravenswood pottery studio that specializes in handmade functional and sculptural ceramics./Loaction:3717 N.Ravenswood #221E
K.B.Roman Art I paint what moves me and never know what a painting will look like until it is done./Location:4515 N.Ravenswood
Janet Mesic-Mackie Photography A moment in time transformed into a printed image: this simple magic was the initial inspiration for my photographic journey./Location: 1770 W.Berteau # 503
Jacob Kaufman Paintings Changing nature of endless lake and sky, deep meditation and consciousness, stillness and seeing./Location:1770 W.Berteau # 207
J. Wade Hannon My works are abstracts influenced by my ideas,thoughts,feelings.I am a Native Am. artist (Cherokee)./Location: 4043 N. Ravenswood 1st Floor
Ingrid’s Originals, Inc. Oversees a unique gallery/classroom that promotes creativity./Location: 3729 N.Ravenswood #138
INGRID’S OIGINALS INC Ingrid, and award winning artisit, oversees a unique gallery/classroom that promotes creativity.
Hazel In conjunction with Chicago Artists Month and Ravenswood Art Walk, Project Onward presents paintings, drawings, and mixed-media sculptures depicting the City of Chicago in all its urban glory./Location:1902 W. Montrose
Full Circle Studio Pop inspired images of animals and natural forms of art in vivid color suitable for all ages./Location:4428 N. Ravenswood
Forteza Fitness and Martial Arts Medieval and Renaissance swordfighting, modern self-defense, and innovative personal training./Location:4437 N.Ravenswood
Dr. Jessica Ransom- Clinical Psychologist Dr. Ransom has expertise working with adults, couples, families and adolescents with a variety of mental health issues./Location:4043 N.Ravenswood #227
District District uses vintage furniture as its canvas, focusing on the 50s and 60s Mid Century era./Location:4422 N. Ravenswood.
Deaf Quest Deaf arts & culture organization of Chicago, enrichiching the cultural lives of deaf individuals./Location:3711 N.Ravenswood #144
Cynthia Ashby Inc. Offering a curated collection of garment and hand-dyed women’s clothing from past collections./Location:1770 W.Berteau
Curtain Couture Our focus here at Curtain Couture are custom drapery, roman shades, swags, and other window treatments./Location:3717 N.Ravenswood #112
Chicago School of Shoemaking We offer classes for shoemaking, sandalmaking, moccassins construction, leather working and more!
Chicago Glass Collective Our studio is a welcoming spot to learn about glass, exchange ideas, and share your latest project with others./Location:1770 W.Berteau #203B
Chicago Academy of Science and its Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum The Chicago Academy of Sciences’ natural history museum collects and archives./Location:4001 N. Ravenswood # 201
Chex Studio Abstract oil and mixed media paintings based on forms from nature, as well as semi-abstract paintings based on architecture./Location:4541 N.Ravenswood 1st Floor
Catherine Schwable Media including growing, installation, found objects, relational aesthetics, fiber, clay, and cast metal./Location:4401 N.Ravenswood #205
Blackbird Gallery and Framing, LLC Hosting two to three artist. They will be putting blackbird on their respective applications.
Bill Bartelt Watercolors Watercolor paintings or the urban and rural landscape of Chicago and the Midwest./Location:4659 N.Ravenswood
Awakenings Foundation All artwork created by survivors of rape and/or sexual abuse./Location:4001 N. Ravenswood # 204 C
Ann Ponce Ann Ponce and Maria Ponce Photography are located at Ponce Studios, a recently renovated 1890′s coach house on the alley behind 4553 N. Wolcott near Wilson. Maria Ponce Berre, Maggie Rife Ponce, and several other artists who use the space will exhibit their work.
AmyLowryArt Fine artist and published children’s book author/illustrator working in oil, watercolor, collage and mosaic./Location:1700 Irving Park
More Artists Joining Us.
Scott Kieffer Intaglio limited edition prints using the combination of line etching, aquatint and dry point.
Ronda Ruby Ceramics Decorative ceramic lamps and shades defined by bold color, dramatic shapes and patterns.
OrganicabyLaura Simple clean modern design to free formed one of a kind. Pendants, Bangles, Rings, and Earrings
McPhillips Art Studio Art made from life, in contemplation of life, with an emphasis on light, stillness, and mystery.
IGO Car Sharing IGO is a car sharing membership program that offers city residents an economic and environmentally conscious way to travel.
Fuze Studio Handcrafted Artisan jewelry and unique metal art; well designed pieces inspired by nature and music.
FeltWerker Recycled Wool Accessories Function-Texture-Color-Recycled funky wool treasures for you or your home. One of a kind.
Chris Whittington One of a kind hand built ceramic functional and sculptural objects, glaze and raku fired.
Broad Street Broad Street Jewelry is a collection of Urban amulets and vintage assemblage pieces of fine art.
Brian Horan Photography “Nostalgic Series” takes the hand painted photograph principle and reverse the process by taking the photo in color and eliminating the color from everything except the subject or focal points.
Arthur’s Plaid Pants Quirky original illustrations in the form of greeting cards, buttons, magnet prints, and posters.
Anidem Jewelry My Latino heritage influences my work. So does my late mother, Albertina Medina, who was an avid knitter and crocheter.
Amelia Kieras Photoillustration Handmade children’s books,popupcards, digital collage, artprints. I make popup cards, picture books, and art prints.
Tomek Paint, ink, watercolor, oil pastels, varnish, enamel, tar on wood create contemporary paintings./Location:4428 N. Ravenswood.
Tanya Pshenychny Illustration I have prints and orginal paintings of my work./Location: 4043 N. Ravenswood- 1st Floor.
Tam Dillman I rescue old windows from Chicago alleyways and breathe colorful new life into them./Location:4611 N.Ravenswood 1st Floor
StudioWorks.Me Handmade silver and leather jewelry and pocket-purses made of fine cotton and silk./Location:4043 N. Ravenswood- 1st Floor.
Sikora Studios Portraits, Narrative and Figurative drawings and paintings with traditional materials./Location:4611 N.Ravenswood 2nd Floor
Shore Fisherman’s Corner Outdoors subjects 35mm and med format Film and digital Scan, colormanage, and print my work./Location:4515 N.Ravenswood
Seventh Green Circle We would like to present paintings, art installations, and relief paintings!/Location:4611 N.Ravenswood 1st Florr
Rebecca Fritz Embracing life circumstances which affect perspective in unexpected ways oftentimes leads to new adventures./Location: 4043 N.Ravenswood #227
Raw Candles Inc. “Raw Candles are handmade with the finest natural fragrances, lead-free wicks, and clean burning waxes.”/Location:4043 N. Ravenswood- 1st Floor.
PUSH Muscle Therapy Targets pain & tightness in body. Instant relief. Offering chair massage!/Location: 4043 N.Ravenswood-1st Floor
Phil Marty Photography I strive to interpret nature in a sometimes abstract and painterly form with my photographs./Location:4433 N.Ravenswood
Petr Poliak Photography Various architectural and landscape photography./Location:4424 N. Ravenswood
Perceptual Motion Inc. Perception Motion is a modern dance company with dances often inspired by visual art./Location:4515 N.Ravenswood (Patio)
Nuria McNeal My paintings range from figurative to abstract, but they all attempt to relate with the viewer./Location:4422 N. Ravenswood.
Myk Little Photography I love playing around with colors and edits to give my photographs a layered painted look./Location:4611 N.Ravenswood 2nd Floor
Melinda Gordon I use my “little stories”collages as maquettes for drawings & paintings./Location:4515 N.Ravenswood
Maureen Claffy Fine Art Large and small scale original paintings. Media is water based and eco-friendly on canvas or paper./ Location:4428 N. Ravenswood.
Marilyn Grad Mixed Media Creations Eclectic, hand painted mixed media wall art in Asian, Inspirational, and Whim(sical) themes./Location:4043 N.Ravenswood #227
Marie Kavadias Creating artwork is a tool that allows me to express emotions. I use pastels with my hands on paper./Location: 4500 N.Ravenswood
Lori Swerdlow Photography PASSION-”scooting/shooting” on my mobility scooter. STREET PHOTOGRAPHY-it is me and it’s for you!/Location:4422 N. Ravenswood.
Loop the Loop, Ltd. Hand knit and handcrafted oiginal desgins in purses, scarves, hair accessories, and flower pins./Location:4422 N. Ravenswood.
Linda Peters Portraits of places revealing both familiarity and the novelty of Chicago’s lakefront, Lincoln Park, the Art Institute’s Great Lakes Fountain, Lake Geneva’s beaches, artist’s books, drawings, prints./Location:4424 N. Ravenswood.
Leon Sarantos Leon Sarantos, College of Arts and Architecture, University of Michigan: Exhibited nationally and internationally./Location:4611 N.Ravenswood 2nd Floor
Laura Matzen Fine Art Photography & Oil Paintings featuring various subject matter including silhouetted scenes./Location:4611 N.Ravenswood 2nd Floor
La Pucara Jewelry Collections I make one of a kind jewelry with seeds sustainably harvested from the Amazon rainforest./Location:4043 N.Ravenswood #227
Kristen Neveu I combine multiple mediums in my paintings and experiment with collage using recycled magazines./Location: 4043 N.Ravenswood-1st Floor.
KOVAL Distillery home of Chicago’s first hand-crafted, organic spirits./Location 5121 N Ravenswood Ave :
King-Lia Creations Original jewelry using the following materials-silver, copper, semi-precious stones and beads./Location:4515 N.Ravenswood
Kate Heilman All M. Katherine Designs jewelry is hand-crafted by a local artist and one of a kind./Location: 4043 N. Ravenswood- 1st Floor.
Karen Vierneisel Karen paints in oil and watercolor. She seeks to capture the shadow, light, and colors of nature./Location:4553 N. Wolcott Ave.
Jerry Valentine Photography Capture details and beauty that is- at times-overlooked. Bold colors, shapes, angles, and lighting./Location: 4422 N. Ravenswood.
IDM Photography I will be showcasing a combination of my lifestyle work and automotive work in a fine art format./Location:4515 N.Ravenswood
Gwyndolyn Siebert I focus on the passage of time within memory and the natural progression of light within a life./Location:
Grid Based Beats Small painting, prints, and works on paper. Investigating color spectrums and color vibrations./Location:4611 N.Ravenswood 2nd Floor
Foster Ideas Vibrant and coloful paintings of imags found in nature./Location: 4043 N. Ravenswood- 1st Floor.
Flora Calabrese Mixed media encaustic collages using antique prints and objects with copper framing./Location:
Elytra Throw pillows have a hand-woven front and a backing with a solid all natural fabric made in Chicago./Location:4043 N. Ravenswood-1st Floor.
Dan Schreck “Snail Mail Security” is an ongoing series of prints of paper collage using found material./Location:4428 N. Ravenswood.
Carol Burin Painting since 1990, realistic and abstract compositions reflecting emphasis on expressive color./Location:4553 N. Wolcott Ave.
Cape Horn Illustration Pen & ink celebrations of Chicago’s homes & architectural legacy. Prints and custom portraiture./Location: 1761 W.Berteau