Browse through our wonderful artists and vendors!
The Amazing Kale Burger
Come one! Come all! Step right up and try the Amazing Kale Burger! A tongue-titillating treat so tasty, you won’t know it’s good for you! Accept no substitutes folks, this flavorful, veggie-filled, protein packed burger is made from a unique top-secret recipe right here in Chicagoland, with help from Montalbano Farms, River Valley Ranch, Geneva Lakes Produce and other amazing local farmers. www.amazingkaleburger.com
Abstract design paintings, scenery paintings & nude paintings.
John Baker Arts
John Baker is a prolific painter, creating a new piece every single day. John works on paper, canvas and repurposed wood, in a variety of paint media, to make pieces that celebrate the spirit of the natural world and the vibrant city surrounding us. He offers original pieces, prints and hand-crafted greeting cards of his work. Visit www.Johnbakerarts.com.
Yoga, Acupuncture, Massage, Chinese Herbs, Eastern Nutrition
Corona Clayworks – Regina Lombardo
I create a variety on one of a kind hand built and wheel thrown pieces using a variety of different firing methods. I also incorporate graphic design into many of my functional pieces. www.coronaclayworks.com
Molly Costello Art & Design
I’m a local illustrator that focuses on themes of community and connectedness in my work. I sell cards and prints of my illustrations along with hand made zipper bags featuring some of my pattern illustrations. I also sell cards buttons and tote bags. www.mollycostello.com
Fine arts – Creating connections between form and function while challenging perceptions.
Khabrim Diallo Photography
My photography will encompass street photography from Chicago as well as my basketball series called the Rim and the Rock. The basketball series includes photography of basketball courts from around the city and the US. A sample of my work can be my website www.kdchicago.com.
Josiah Eidmann Studios
I design high end wood jewelry and furniture made from exotic woods inlayed with crushed stones and precious metals. My designs involve a unique process I have created to combine thin and delicate pieces of exotic woods into intricate designs. www.josiaheidmann.com
Glenwood Dance Studio, located in the heart of the Glenwood Arts District in Rogers Park, is a nonprofit dance studio. Our goal is to provide a warm and welcoming community for dancers to teach, learn, rehearse and perform various styles of dance in a supportive environment that appreciates the beauty in every dancer, no matter the shape, age, or skill level. We firmly believe that anyone can dance!
Visit us at glenwooddancestudio.com
Dickie Harper – ART
Dickie Harper is a painting, collage making, silkscreening, pug loving dude. He studied art history at S.U.N.Y Purchase, dabbling in photography and printmaking. Dickie currently resides in Chicago with his husband and their two cats, Hitchcock and Wolfgang.
Dickie’s passion for art began during his childhood years spent at his grandfather’s wood shop. He was encouraged to create sculptures from the leftover wood that could be found around the shop scattered about on the floor. Dickie learned that he also liked sketching animals and people and that continued into adulthood.
Dickie creates art to make people smile. His style is cartoon like with a focus on animals. Dickie is a lover of puppies, sharks, cats and bears! His current works have been portraits of his friends meant to capture their fun moments together. http://dickieharper.com
Gulliver’s Candles are made right here in Rogers Park! Meticulously designed for quality of fragrance, ambient light, and maximum burn time, they’ve become a local hit since last year. They’re made of repurposed containers whenever possible and use soy wax sourced from the Midwest for maximum environmental friendliness. They’re 100% natural, free of synthetic chemicals so you can breathe easy—customers tell us constantly that the difference is obvious. Follow us @gulliverscandles on Instagram and Facebook for monthly giveaways! https://gulliverscandles.com/
Outspoken T-Shirts Supporting Orgs that Resist. www.HaymesUS.com
Jarvis Square Pottery
Jarvis Square Pottery specializes in hand-thrown, one-of-a-kind, utilitarian stoneware.
Lauren’s Divine Designs
Handcrafted Unique Wire Sculpted and Wire Woven Jewelry for men and women. Necklaces, bracelets, earrings and rings made with semi-precious gemstones, coral, and other organic materials wrapped in Sterling Silver, Bronze and Copper Wire. Visit my FaceBook page at https://www.facebook.com/LaurensDivineDesignss/.
LightWerks / The TV Candy Store, Inc.
LightWerks is attention getting Fine Art Abstract Photography. The work features 100% experimentation and the results from manipulating Time Exposures and Camera Movement. Trippy. Imaginative. Signed prints. Not in mass production. Sold directly by the artist you the collector. Ultra colorful. Of the Cosmos. Thought provoking. Great for Contemporary settings, EDM, Techno, House, Psychedelic, Jam Band fans’ – home environments. Will be sold as framed pieces and separate shrink wrapped prints for sale. Collectors, Art Buyers, Designers, Decorators welcomed.
This is the 2nd Art season for newcomer, Jim Deloye, who has a long career working with artists and creatives in TV, Film, Music, Advertising and producers. Come see the show. Credit cards and cash accepted. Checks accepted if Jim knows you. See you at Rogers Pork! Visit us at lightwerks.weebly.com.
Massage Therapy, Health Coach and Self-Care Education
Joe’s Fiber Tools
We are a Fiber and Wood Duo. I create organic wearable art from all kinds of textures, like fibers, rags, beads etc, blended through knitting and weaving with Joe’s Fiber Tools. Joe’s tools are made from re-porpoused exotic wood. His tools are block, triangle and curved knitting needles to 7 different sized looms from Garden Looms to small hand held looms to card looms. All of our art is original designs and hand crafted by Joe and Kim. www.joesfibertools.com
Masque Appeal – Greg Slawko
As a former theater designer, my art takes on the Fantastic and Macabre with a touch of whimsical humor. Includes but is not limited to: Decorative masks, Puppets, Shadow boxes, SteamPunk and Goth.
All natural products from the earth. We have everything for anti-aging, and living healthy. Chemical free … Handmade and homegrown! We also make fiber art.
Base. Push. All Out. Fitness, meet science. The idea of Orangetheory is this: a 60-minute workout designed to push you into the Orange Zone. This creates “Excess Post-Exercise Oxygen Consumption,” or EPOC. It’s what burns calories after your workout and gives you noticeable, lasting results with Orangetheory Fitness.
Eric E. Paige – Artist
Paintings inspired by the Arts and Crafts and Prairie-style movements. Nature and architectural photography. Monoprints, assemblages, and more. www.EricEPaige.com
Come on by and grab a free t-shirt to add your own tie dye designs! We have all the things you need and all the colors of the rainbow to create your very own colorful masterpiece!!! Never tie-dyed before? That’s ok! We will guide you through the process! Open to all ages! Sponsored by Pamela Plotkin, Your Real Estate Guide and City Point Realty. www.pamelaplotkin.com
Protect RP is a neighborhood activist group that formed to help protect our community, especially those among us who are being targeted because of national origin, legal status, faith, gender expression, or race. We have developed a rapid response network to stand against government policies that target the most vulnerable among us and to fight against acts of hate that threaten the heart of our community. protectrp.org Or visit us on Facebook.
R Public House is a community-driven pub that welcomes everyone. We will serve as an anchor business in the neighborhood, providing an atmosphere for entertainment and light dining, philanthropy, and goodwill for the diverse population of Rogers Park. http://rpublichouse.com
R2 Fotografia – Rafael Rivera
Fine Art Photography of European, Central and South American Travels. http://www.r2fotografia.com
Rogers Bark Pet Salon
Opened December 2005, Rogers Bark is a full-service grooming salon for dogs in Rogers Park. Rogers Bark has Award Winning groomers on staff and offers bathing for ALL breeds of dogs, as well as AKC-specific haircuts, including Hand-stripping – or we can get more creative with the styling.
Rogers Bark also has a unique selection of collars, leashes, toys, chews and treats and is a retailer of Solid Gold, Fromm, Nature’s Variety, Stella and Chewy’s, Wellness, Blue Buffalo and Nutri-Source foods and treats for dogs and cats. www.rogersbark.com
Rogers Park Food Coop The Rogers Park Food Coop (RPFC) is a community-owned international fresh grocery cooperative startup serving Rogers Park and neighboring communities. The RPFC supports the local economy by sourcing products from area producers which include family farms, local artisans, and fair trade sources. The Food Coop supports businesses that practice environmental stewardship, organic farming, and sustainable agriculture. The Coop partners with ethical producers to provide fair compensation and healthy working conditions to their workers while increasing healthy food access to the community.
The Rogers Park/West Ridge Historical Society collects, preserves and shares the story of the diverse community of Chicago’s far north side. Established on July 28, 1975 by local residents who believed their part of Chicago was a place with much to celebrate, the Society today serves the community through its publications, architectural tours, and various educational and outreach efforts.
Sass Flash – Emily Boyd
“Sass Flash” is the self coined term for the kind of work our main artist and founder (me) does for fun.
I’m Emily, and I unapologetically make sarcastic, punny, topical, and innuendo filled individual flash pieces inspired by the classic “Sailor Jerry” style of tattooing. I create for myself first and foremost and choose to share and sell with those of like mind and sense of humor.
If I don’t like it, I don’t make it! All of our designs are 100% original!
Flash pieces are ink and watercolor while graphic work is a digital media with hardcopy prints available. All works signed!! 😀 Framed pieces available! www.facebook.com/SassFlash
Artists with developmental disabilities from a program called Visibility Arts part of Search, Inc. a not-for-profit agency … Selling their art works and Visibility Arts products. www.search-inc.org
SLEY Photography and Glass
LeJean likes to be creative in all things. So when she is out and about, she keeps he eyes open for interesting compositions that she can’t help but photograph Some of which find their way into print or card form. She is also fascinated by all things glass. Fused glass, enamel, torched worked, casting, it ALL floats her boat and she dabbles here and there. sleyphotographyandglass.com
Soul & Spirit Portraits with Channeling by Sheryl
I make Soul&SpiritPortraits and do readings right on the spot. The client takes home the drawing and gets reading too! Angelic Guides are with us here on planet earth. Have your ever wondered what these beings may look like and the healing messages they may have for you. The spirit portrait serves as guidance, love and healing which many say has been a life changing experience.
Please view www.sharylnoday.com for more information. Thank you!
State Farm – Nick Kosiek
Theatre Above the Law
Theatre Above the Law’s mission is to bring classic or unique stories in a relatable way. An audience first theatre. Also, committed to mentoring the future of theatre by including young performers in every production. Visit us at theatreatl.org and facebook.com/theatreatl.
SPECIAL OFFER FOR ROGERS PORK … visit our booth, meet some of our actors and get an extra $10 off your season ticket subscription today!
In the classroom:
Summer Sketch Comedy Camp; ages 11-15; Mon – Fri: 9:30am – Noon; July 10 – August 4
Saturday Improv for tweens/teens: October 21-December 2, 12:30-2pm
Treasures by Lindsay Luker
‘treasures’ (pronounced tray-sherz…jersey style!)… necklace charms. all created from collected seaglass and rocks… wire-wrapped with reused beads and findings that have seen some good day (and likely some rockin’ night!)
Trufflin’ Sow Co.
100% natural bath and beauty products! https://www.facebook.com/TRUFFLINSOW/
Twenty Thou – Nicold Pittman
Nicold Pittman is a jewelry & accessory designer based in Chicago who loves working with her hands. She strives to create unique, simple jewelry using copper, brass, sterling silver, gold fill, and rose gold fill. She is always on the lookout for interesting natural stones and beads to make her work stand out. She’s been creating jewelry for over 10 years and is the designer behind Twenty Thou. Twenty Thou is her own personal student loan bailout, her goal is to sell twenty thousand pieces to pay off her student loans. http://www.etsy.com/shop/twentythou.
Marina Veiler Art
I’m a one of a kind jewelry artist. I use a wide variety of natural gemstones, from raw to high end artisan cabochons. I mostly work with sterling and fine silver, but I also love copper for it’s warm look and versatility. I use many different techniques in my work, including intricate wire weaving, fold forming, texturing and fabrication. All items are made by me at my tiny home studio, and not a single design is repeated. For images of my work, please visit my Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MarinaVeilerArt.
Walladoodle Beastie Bling – Katherine Green
Through creating Fine, Customizable Pet Collars and Accessories … Walladoodle is all about looking dangerous AND pretty. Whether your Precious Pet is Best in Show, or the Little Treasure just tried to eat the next door neighbor, they deserve BLING.
Walladoodle will be creating Custom Collars right at the Rogers Pork Fest, so bring the Little Dickens and GET YOUR BLING ON!
All of our products are hand-riveted and and can be customized. www.walladoodle.com
Pete Wood Studios
“Road Kill” is a series of flattened cans and bottle caps and other items found on the streets and alleys of Chicago cleaned up and turned into colorful designs.
The Art of Aaron Wooten includes Chicago vintage cityscapes, portraits, and cartoon reworks of artists from the 1950’s to the 1970’s. These pieces range in size from 4×4 to 20×20 in size and $20 to $100 in price. Aaron had participated in a number of arts festivals, from Wells street to Edgefest. Please visit more at aaronrwooten.com.
YEPP Youth Empowerment Performance Project
The mission of YEPP is to create a safe environment for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer youth experiencing homelessness to explore their history, investigate new ways to address their struggles and to celebrate their strengths through the process of developing a theatrical performance piece.