You won't want to miss the inaugural Art in the Village
juried fine arts show on Saturday, June 21
(10 am - 6 pm) and Sunday,
(10 am - 5 pm) in downtown Winnetka, on Lincoln Avenue between Elm
and Oak Streets. Celebrate the homecoming of an art fair to Winnetka, as well
as North Shore Art League
's 90 year history in the village. With over 70
booths featuring painting, drawing, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media,
photography, digital art, jewelry and glass art, this promises to be an
exceptional show, and it's free.
of the diversity of artwork include:
Darren Jones of Chicago
) captures nature's beauty in
paintings that are impressionistic and contemporary in style.
Husband and wife ceramic artists and glaze specialists Wayne Gao and Michelle Chang of California
create vibrant color
ceramic tile artwork with a 3-dimensional effect.
Joe Ruck of Rolling Meadows, IL
) creates a bold impressionistic
style in his artwork using a brayer(roller) as a fine art painting
Woodworker Gene Benes of Homer Glen, IL
"Pens by Gene" creates beautiful handcrafted "signature" writing
Randi Ford of Grand Rapids, MI
), an illustrator, oil and
gouache painter and stationery designer, is inspired by nature, wildlife and
Anne Gilna of Lincolnshire, IL
) paints birds and
botanical art representing all seasons in watercolor. Her portraits are created
using charcoal, graphite pencil or colored pencil.
and silkscreen artist Kenyatta Ray of Heverlee, Belgium
photographs people and their
culture around the world.
The added attraction of a Silent Auction tent
with artwork donated
by the Art in the Village
exhibitors and NSAL Board member artists will
pique your interest, with proceeds to benefit the NSAL school and scholarships.
The lead sponsor
for Art in the Village is Jameson Sotheby's
The awards sponsors
are NorthShore University HealthSystem
and The New York
For questions regarding Art in the Village, please contact the
NSAL office at 847-446-2870.