Category: Blue Buddha Artisan Market

Artisan Market Monday: Erika Kristen

Share this: Erika Kristen Erika Kristen is a photojournalist and artist (not to mention, also an Inventory Specialist and B3 Liaison) from Chicago. Her portfolio from the past 15 years features everything from high-end table-top products to obscure art, though most of her experience is in the live concert arena. Musicians photographed over the years include… Read more »

Artisan Market Mondays: Four Eyes Handmade

Share this:We have a “little” something for everyone here at B3 — even the kids! We’re fortunate to have Four Eyes Handmade, creations by Beth Cummings, in the Blue Buddha Artisan Market.  Her designs reflect her love of Chicago and other fun geeky items for the rugrat bunch. She also designs throw pillows and iron-on patches…. Read more »

Artisan Market Monday: When Rings Dream

Share this: When Rings Dream chainmaille started when a box arrived at Daniel Rychtarik’s home. Inside was enough jump rings to start creating and selling chainmaille to his friends. Wanting to learn different weaves and more applications for the craft, Dan furthered his chainmaille education, and after a few weekends of creativity and collaboration with… Read more »

Artisan Market Monday: Elycia

Share this:We firmly believe that not only should your jewelry be beautiful (and handmade) but so should the vessel you keep it in! This week for Artisan Market Monday, we’d like to introduce you to Elycia, maker of lovely little ceramics. She hand crafts delightful dishes and that you’ll be happy to display your jewelry… Read more »