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Classic Functional Pottery meets Chinese Brush Painting

Putnam Design John Putnam is an Oak Park resident and a long time participant at Out of the Box Art Market. Putnam loves classic functional pottery for its shape and form, the kind of shapes that find their way into … Continue reading

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Oak Parker long-time participant in Out of the Box Art Market

Jill Buckingham Born and raised in Oak Park lives two blocks away from Out of the Box Art Market and has participated in the Art Market almost every year!  She has always loved accessories, especially jewelry. So after getting a … Continue reading

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Camilla Krueger Designs

Krueger is a felter and makes one of a kind hats, fantastic vests and scarves. She was introduced to felting about five years ago at the Lillstreet Art Center and was immediately hooked.  She started working at home on her … Continue reading

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It’s An Apron, You Don’t Have To Cook, Just Wear it!

Ann Perry Designs Perry’s line of fashionable aprons was inspired by her career as a professional cook.   She loves to host, cook for and entertain friends at dinner parties.  She found herself looking dull and dingy after cooking for a … Continue reading

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Raffle Prizes donated by the Artists!

Share the Warmth Coat Drive and Art Raffle Some of the artists have donated their artwork to our raffle.  Receive a raffle ticket each time you purchase from one of the artists.   The prizes include original pastel painting, recycled wool … Continue reading

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What is Steampunk?

We invited some of the Steampunk artists at Out of the Box Art Market to share a little bit about the steampunk movement.    From a literary perspective, Steampunk first made its appearance in the early 1980s when authors such … Continue reading

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