Tag: art

Artists welcome to apply for juried art fair

Artists have until April 10 to apply for the juried art contest, part of the 2017 Fine Arts Fair hosted by the Homewood Area Chamber of Commerce. The works will be on display at the fair on June 3 and 4 in downtown Flossmoor. All works must be original and will[Read More…]

Audrey Faris, foreground left, and Aggie Cobain, background left, provide face painting at the Theatre Arts Leadership Kouncil table.

Teen arts organization seeks to expand adult leadership

  Audrey Faris, left foreground, and Aggie Cobain, left   background, paint faces during the 2016 National Night   out in August. The two artists are members of TALK, a   teen arts and leadership organization. The group   recently launched a face-painting business. (Chronicle   file photo)   Theatre Arts Leadership Kouncil (TALK) is about a week shy of[Read More…]

Unwind and create: Bottle and Bottega opening soon

  Bottle & Bottega’s Homewood studio has had the area buzzing about the Chicago-based art party chain since it was announced several months ago.Proprietors Greg and Darcie Loudon plan to hold a soft opening of the Homewood location at 2009 Ridge Road in mid-September, with a grand opening to follow. Bottle[Read More…]

Summer events

Monday, July 4

  • Flossmoor Volunteer Fire Department kids parade, starting at 10 a.m. at Parker Junior High, ending in downtown Flossmoor.
  • Homewood 4th of July parade, staring at 10 a.m. at the St. Joseph Catholic Church parking lot, 17951 Dixie Highway, south to Ridge Road, then east to Izaak Walton Nature Preserve, where there will be a community picnic.

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