Category: Other Artists

Artisan Market Monday: Dragon Faiya Kreations

Share this:It’s Artisan Market Monday! Today we’re are featuring Laurence Pommells, designer for Dragon Faiya Kreations. Laurence creates handmade statement piece jewelry, using copper, silver, and a variety of stones. “DFK is my brainchild and I have been crafting fine jewelry for the past 10 years. At DFK, I  work passionately to create the best… Read more »

Maker’s Day: Celebrate National Crafts Month on March 7: Artist Demonstrations and Make ‘n’ Take Projects

Share this:  Free and Open to the Public CHICAGO—In honor of National Craft Month, a dozen makers and artisans will invite the public to get a behind-the-scenes glimpse at what they do at Maker’s Day: Watch. Make. Take! on Saturday, March 7 in Chicago’s Edgewater neighborhood. The artisans will explain the process behind their work,… Read more »

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 »