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CHICAGO BOTANIC GARDEN ART FESTIVAL

Glencoe, Illinois · June 30, July 1, & 2, 2017
Members Only Preview Party Friday, June 30 from 4pm – 8pm
Saturday & Sunday 10am – 5pm


7th Annual Botanic Garden Art Festival

Amdur Productions proudly announces the 7th annual Chicago Botanic Garden Art Festival this summer. The festival is located ½ hour north of Chicago in Glencoe and showcases the work of 95 unique artists in a pristine setting overlooking a lake, spectacular gardens and 385 acres of majesty. All of the artwork embodies a botanic theme, use or material. Festival-goers will have the opportunity to see the masters at work, with interactive art demos and booth chats taking place all weekend long!

The festival opens at 4 pm June 30 with a special Chicago Botanic Garden Members Preview, and is then open to the public July 1 and 2. The preview party is exclusive for members of the Chicago Botanic Garden.

The incredible artwork available for purchase at the Festival is rivaled only by the beauty of the setting. The 385-acre Chicago Botanic Garden features 27 breathtaking display gardens and four natural areas uniquely situated on nine islands surrounded by lakes. The Chicago Botanic Garden Art Festival adds to a day of exploring one of the Midwest’s most celebrated destinations!

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We are so pleased to announce that Autism Speaks is the charity chosen for the Green Ribbon Project for this festival. Participating artists put the green ribbon on a piece of their choice in their booth and IF the piece is sold the artist agrees to give 10% of the proceeds to Autism Speaks. autism speaks

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2017 Festival Artists

Complete Listing

Booth No. Last First Media Sub Category
98 AINGER ALEX 3D FUNCTIONAL Metals
77 ALOT-CIECHOLEWSKI JOANNA 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
78 ARMSTRONG DEBORAH JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
30 BAKER JOSH PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-BW and Color
40 BARKER SALEM 3D Non Functional Wood
46 BASI KALI 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
48 BAUER JOY A. Painting Oil
68 BECKMAN BARB 2D Glass
2.5 BENEDICT ALBERT 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Ceramics
61 BEVAN JACQUELINE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
30.5 BORDEN RICHARD 2D Mixed Media
41 BROWN MICHAEL J 2D Mixed Media
33 BUSCHAUER AL PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-BW and Color
92 CALHOUN ALICE 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Metal
11 CARPENTER KYLE 3D FUNCTIONAL Ceramics
89 CRAVENS FRETTA M 2D Digital
76 DAVID DON & SERENA JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Glass
51 DELGADO LILIAN PAINTING Oil Paint
45 DENNISON JD PHOTOGRAPHY COLOR
93 DEPUYDT TIM PHOTOGRAPHY Color
38 DERIY INNA & ALEX 2D Mixed Media
6 DOYLE LINDA 2D Mixed Media
32 ESPEY BARBRA 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
42 FERGUSON DIANA M JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
64 FLORIANO LYNN M. JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
43 FORST BETH PAINTING Oil Paint
2 GAO WAYNE 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
85.5 GARCIA JULIO C. 2D Mixed Media
71/72 GORDON DAVID E. PAINTING Oil
12 GRACE RUSSELL PHOTOGRAPHY Photo-Black and White
87 GREGORY JANET JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
65 GREKO ALICE 2D Mixed Media
37 GUERTIN JOHN 3D FUNCTIONAL WOOD
88 HARRISON DAVID PHOTOGRAPHY COLOR
73 HENRICHSEN TOM Painting Oil
17 HOFFMAN ANNE 3D FUNCTIONAL Glass
81 HORN DALE & GAIL PHOTOGRAPHY BW and Color
70 JIMENEZ NICARIO 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
39 JIWA SHAMILA JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
55 KAPLAN LESLIE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Glass
83 KERR DEBORAH JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Mixed Media
50 LAHVIC KEVIN PAINTING Mixed Media
49 LAWLER SHELLY PHOTOGRAPHY Color
18 LEE MARY & JON JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
94 LOCHMANN KATHY 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
31 MACKIE HARRY & BJ JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
54 MANN SARENA 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
74 MARIN ANCIZAR 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
69 MARTIN ED 3D Non Functional Glass
44 MASCOLL JOHN 3D NON FUN3D NON FUNCTIONALCTIONAL Wood
16 MASON DOROTHY PAINTING Mixed Media
3 MATTHEWS MARK 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Metals
60 MCCOY GAIL 2D Collage
63 MCKENNEY JUSTIN & MELANIE 2D Ceramics
4 MCKINNEY PAULA 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
14 MERRILL JOSH Photography BW and Color
80 MEZEY HELMA JEWELRY DESIGNER Metal
13 MODE MICHAEL D. 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Wood
8 Morningstar Holly 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Metals
53 OLMOS LILIANA JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
5 PARKHURST PATTIE A JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Metals
75 PATTERSON BRAD 3D FUNCTIONAL Ceramics
96 PENDLETON MICHAEL 2D Wood
59 PINE JOHN (JACK) A 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Glass
85 POLK RANDY JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Gold and Silver
15 RAY/BARRATT DENNIS/MARYANNA JEWELRY DESIGNER Mixed Media
29 RICHARD DOUGLAS J 3D FUNCTIONAL Wood
67 RICHTER MARTHA JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
62 RODRIGUEZ ROY & VIVIAN PAINTING Acrylic
62.5 RUJUWA PETER 3D Non Functional Stone
25 SAMPSON JOEL 3D FUNCTIONAL Ceramics
57 SATTERTHWAITE ROBIN JEWELRY DESIGNER Mixed Media
  SCHMITH MARY JO 3D Functional Ceramics
79 SCHNABL BARBARA (BABS) 2D Mixed Media
90 SCHULTZ MARI & JAN 3D Functional Mixed Media
22 SHARP JASON 3D FUNCTIONAL Wood
56 SICILIANO THOMAS 2D Paper
47 SINTES PAZ JEWELRY DESIGNER Mixed Media
97 SOBANSKI GREG 3D FUNCTIONAL Mixed Media
58 SOBKOWIAK RICHARD 3D FUNCTIONAL Wood
12.5 SPRAUL BARBARA PAINTING Oil
95 STEVENS BARRY 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Glass
10 STOCKMAN MARY JO 3D FUNCTIONAL Fiber
27 TAMPA THOMAS 3D FUNCTIONAL Wood
28 TANTILLO STEPHANIE JEWELRY MAKER & DESIGNER Glass
19 TATAR HOWARD Photography BW and Color
66 THADDEUS PETER Painting Acrylic
7.5 THIELE MICHAEL 3D Functional Wood
20 TSANK ALLA Painting Oil
84 TWOMEY JULIA 2D Mixed Media
23 WADDINGTON ELIZABETH PAINTING Collage
26 WALKER JENNY JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
9 WANINGER MARK 3D NON FUNCTIONAL Wood
35 WARD CHERYL 2D Mixed Media
36 WARD STEVEN 2D Acrylic Resin
34 WATSON MARY & SPENCER Jewelry Gold and Silver
52 WHITBECK JAMES A PAINTING Oil Paint
21 WIDMAN DIANA JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
86 WIDMER DON 2D Paper
86 WIDMER DON 2D Paper
82 WILLIAMS LISA JEWELRY DESIGNER Gold and Silver
24 WILLIAMS ROB 2D Mixed Media
91 WILSON W. SCOTT Painting Watercolor
1 XIONG MAY 3D FUNCTIONAL Ceramics
         
         


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Visitor Information

WHAT: The 7th annual Chicago Botanic Garden Art Festival
WHERE: Esplanade in the Chicago Botanic Garden
1000 Lake Cook Road
Glencoe, Illinois
WHEN: June 30, July 1-2, 2017
Members Only Preview Friday is June 30 from 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sunday 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
COST: FREE Admission to festival, regular parking fees apply
HIGHLIGHTS: Festival-goers will also have the opportunity to see the masters at work with interactive art demos and booth chats taking place all weekend long!

Want to be an artist in this show? Click on the Late Application below!

Getting There

The festival takes place on the Esplanade in the Chicago Botanic Garden at 1000 Lake Cook Road.

Metra

The Garden is located near the Braeside Metra train station on Metra’s Union Pacific North Line. For a schedule of trains, contact Metra at (312) 836-7000 or www.metrarail.com.

Once you arrive at the Braeside station, you may walk to the Garden. You may also summon a cab by calling the 303 Taxi Cab Company at (847) 729-0303. From the Glencoe Metra station you may take a trolley. Trolley service is provided to and from the Glencoe Metra Station on Sundays, May 11 – August 31, 9:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m. Round-trip trolley tickets are $2 per person. Garden members and children 5 and under ride free.

Monday through Saturday, take the #213 Pace bus that leaves from the east side of Green Bay Road. Ask the driver to stop at the Chicago Botanic Garden. View Hours of Operationfor additional information.

Questions?

Need more information? Call the office 847-926-4300 or email info@amdurproductions.com with any additional questions or requests.

Proudly Sponsored by:

2017 TASTY TREATS

The newly renovated Garden View Café seeks to provide customers with a fresh  menu featuring local, sustainably produced, seasonal ingredients whenever possible. The Garden View Café is located in the Visitor Center of the Chicago Botanic Garden.

2017 MUSIC YOU CAN MOVE TO

YOUTH ACTIVITIES

Let the kids express themselves by drawing on the Graffiti Wall or taking a spin on the spin art machine! Free activities including coloring and art fest bingo make this a fun, kid friendly art festival!

ARTISTS APPLY TODAY

Artists may still apply after the regular application period by submitting the Late Application below. Late applications will be reviewed in house and artists will be applying for a wait list position. Artists are taken by wait list number and category openings.

SPONSOR THE FESTIVAL

Sponsor this art festival and gain exposure!

Contact Us Today! Call 847-926-4300 or email Info@AmdurProductions.com.

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Amdur Productions | P.O. Box 550, Highland Park, IL 60035 | info@amdurproductions.com | Phone: 847-926-4300 | Fax: 847-926-4330

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