Shop Jarvis Square 2018 Vendors … Our Magnificent 1/8 Mile!
Vendors are listed alphabetically by company name.
Argan Unlimited, LLC – Daniel Pyne
Culinary and cosmetic argan oil from Morocco.
John Baker Arts
John Baker is a painter, performer, writer and mixed media artist. He has a prolific practice, creating a new piece of art everyday. John enjoys sharing his discoveries and observations of the natural world through his work. Working in a variety of medium John creates original pieces on paper and canvas, cards prints and wood block paintings. Visit www.Johnbakerarts.com.
Ruth Bauer Antique Jewelry Creations
Ruth Bauer is an Evanston artist who works with salvaged material to create beautiful pieces of one-of-a-kind jewelry. Antique buttons, salvaged CTA tokens, and vintage watches and toy parts are among the many artifacts which she uses to create unique necklaces, earrings, and pins.
CEW Design Studio – Theresa Dewey
CEW (Creatively Empowered Women) Design Studio is an art therapy social enterprise comprised of Chicago-based artisans who are Bosnian refugees. All of our merchandise is hand-knit and crocheted from 100% wool yarn. For every purchase made, 70% goes straight to the maker and 30% back to our supply fund. Visit http://www.creativelyempoweredwomen.com.
Cleo’s Corner Design – Lauren Flocken
Chicago-based gift and home decor shop. Listings include wreaths, ornaments, wall signs, pom-pom garland, candle votives, cards, etc. All items can be customized. I create with passion and send each gift with love. I look forward to working with you to create a gift as unique as you are! Visit www.etsy.com/shop/CleosCornerDesign.
Darshell Chicago – Darshell Armour
Handmade stainless steel pendants, bracelets, earrings and homemade scented incense sticks, body oil and body butter.
FishBone Ties – Bob Kuhn
Fishbone Ties provides fun, fresh and fashionable patterned cotton ties and bowties. Dress it up or dress it down. You’ll find a tie for any occasion. Visit http://www.etsy.com/shop/thefishbone.
Flying Dolphin Studio – John-Michael Korpal
Handmade Cards – A wonderful way to share your thoughts and feelings from Thank You to I Love You! Each card is one of a kind and as unique as the person you share it with … Visit http://johnmichaelkorpal.com.
FreckleFace Pottery – Kathleen Kane
Kathleen of Freckleface Pottery creates unique individual works of art with each hanging wall pod. Wall pods are ceramic and the artist uses many different alternative firing processes to ensure each piece has its own unique style. The wall pods with their air plants provide a perfect pop of color and life to any wall, and they also make great gifts!
The Gaudioso Collection – Michele Gaudioso
Unique hand made jewelry made with semi precious gems, beads, alcohol ink, wire, metals and recycled materials. I also have photo greeting cards!
Gnome Depot Knits – Grace Cocking
Grumpy Crafts – Stephanie Roman
Handcrafted, eco-friendly bags made with reclaimed materials including upholstery fabric samples, leather swatches, and leather belts. Vintage belt buckles and horse brass make unique bag closures. Each bag is individually sewn and all hardware installed by hand in our Chicago studio. No patterns are used so each bag is an individual statement with its own fabric story. Visit www.grumpybags.com.
Gulliver’s Candles is not only one of the few candle companies on the planet using exclusively all-natural fragrances, they’re made right in Rogers Park. We specialize in custom and one-of-a-kind repurposed candles. We also value community and eco-friendliness—bring your reuseable glass containers back to us for a discount! Follow us @gulliverscandles on Instagram and Facebook for monthly giveaways! https://gulliverscandles.com/
Honey Crystal – Fawn Penn
Honey Crystal is a whimsical collection of functional ware in a soft color palette. They carry teapot sets, cups, planters, and more. Their signature goblin pots are fun little creatures that are ready to house your plants and brighten your day. Visit https://www.etsy.com/shop/honeycrystal.
Megan Noel Keach
Millinery at its finest! Offerings include hand-blocked wool felt hats as well as crocheted and embellished winter hats. To view recent work, go to megannoelkeach.com.
KEWL JEWL – Janette Hartmann
Hand-crafted jewelry using natural stones, crystals, semi-precious gems and bali silver. Bead-stitched necklaces with unique pendants and some of my own fine silver designs.
Kraneil Fine Art – Komal Wadhwa
Original paintings, art prints on silk scarf and coasters. Visit https://www.paintings.kraneil.com/.
Lamps By David – David Hoff
Art lamps by David Hoff. Vintage/ upcycled/ refurbished/ quirky lighting for interesting people.
LivesofOthers – Patrick Cerny
True vintage photography created from a collection of 20K+ Kodachrome slides and Original prints created from vintage ephemera and hand-drawn elements which are then composited digitally. Visit https://www.etsy.com/shop/LivesofOthers.
Natural Refinery – Jodi Kilani
We are an all natural company. We grow and make everything from plants and herbs. We also make all types of fiber art, wearable art, dryer balls, loofahs, bracelets, and rings, all from sheeps wool. Visit Naturalrefinery.com.
Nomi Jems creates one of a kind leather accessories and metal jewelry that combine color, texture and line in fun and interesting ways. Visit http://www.facebook.com/NomiJems/
Pang Art and Design – Lisa Pangborn
I’m an illustrator who specializes in gothic and Victorian themes. I also do pet portraits.
I create art with colored pencils. My style is a mix of Victorian, the macabre, and the whimsical, all rolled into one. Visit www.lisapangborn.com.
Tracy Poyser Photography – Tracy Poyser
For Edgewater photo artist Tracy Poyser, her images are gifts that find her, and a celebration of our world. Her current exhibit at R Public House is a study in contrast and harmony, from soothing waters to striking geometry – all meant to express peace. For “Shop Jarvis Square,” Tracy will bring her original, signed greeting & holiday cards and small framed pieces suitable for collages, and offer a discount of any framed art on display. Visit www.tracypoyserphotoart.com.
Second City Candle Company – Sonya Piell
Second City Candle Company arose from a personal love of scented candles and the desire for a high quality and beautiful product. After months of research and testing, we believe we have developed the perfect scented candle. All of our candles have a long burn time, burn clean and have a superior ‘scent throw’. Also, every Second City Candle can be custom ordered to fit your wants and needs.
Each Second City Candle is hand poured in small batches to produce the highest quality product. Our candles feature all natural Certified Kosher, soy wax made from soybeans grown in the USA with natural lead-free cotton wicks. All fragrance oils are of the highest-quality, Phthalate FREE, and adhere to RIFM and IFRA standards for safety and purity. The maximum amount of fragrance that the wax will allow is used so that you get the best possible scent experience. Visit http://www.secondcitycandles.com
Paul Sisti & John Schultz
Antique, hand-painted, silk men’s ties, repurposed into shrugs, skirts, jackets. Crochet and glass necklaces, bracelets. Couture clothing with geometric, architectural lines. Will take special orders.
SLEY Photography and Glass – LeJean Easley
SLEY Photography and Glass creates stunning images of flora, city scenes and quirkiness from the mind of LeJean Easley that can be had as prints in various sizes or cards. She also makes a variety of fused glass items like jewelry and dishes and ornaments that make great gifts. Visit sleyphotographyandglass.com
Sonjabegonia Studio – Sonja Nelson
Sonjabegonia Studio updates the traditional techniques of knit, crochet and embroidery into feminist and/or kawaii versions of collectible, giftable art. From embroidered message hoops and tea towels to knitted/crocheted wearables, gifts, and ornaments, Sonjabegonia Studio has you covered. Looking for a specific message/gift? Custom orders are appreciated and take first priority. Visit www.etsy.com/shop/sonjabegonia
*SUSAN*HAT* – Susan Abelson
*SUSAN*HAT*s are one-of-a-kind pieces made from recycled materials, such as felted sweaters, clothing of other fabrics, and reformed rescued vintage hats.
Often sculptural, at times whimsical, always fashionable, you’ll look great in a *SUSAN*HAT*! Visit susanhat.indiemade.com.
Twenty Thou – Nicold Pitmann
Nicold Pittman is a jewelry & accessory designer based in Chicago. She’s been creating jewelry for over 10 years and is the designer behind Twenty Thou. 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. Twenty Thou is her own personal student loan bailout, her goal is to sell twenty thousand pieces to pay off her student loans. Follow her on Instagram to see her latest creations http://www.instagram.com/twenty.thou or check out her Etsy shop for her every day pieces … Visit http://www.etsy.com/shop/twentythou.
Walladoodle Beastie Bling – Katherine Green
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 Shop Jarvis Square, so bring the Little Dickens and GET YOUR BLING ON!
CREATE YOUR OWN Pet Collars and Accessories online!!! Visit www.walladoodle.com.
Windy City Bells – Lesa Davis
Bells and chimes make people smile and are good for your soul. They make a special gift for any occasion, any age, and anyone. The delightful whimsy of bells and the beauty of beads are a natural pairing and I use handmade bells and beads from all over the world. I also enjoy experimenting with unusual elements to make chimes -from vintage toy tin teacups to petrified wood, the most wonderful sounds can come from the most unlikely places. Visit http://www.etsy.com/shop/WindyCityBells
Windy City Scents – Helen Rogers
If you have never heard of Scentsy, let me fill you on what you have been missing! Scentsy is a safe, non-toxic alternative to candles. We don’t burn wax, we warm food grade paraffin wax that releases a wonderful aroma into the air and connects you to memories of the past and present. With Scentsy you can ensure the safety for your family, kids, and pets! With over 40 Candle Warmers (Full and Mid Size), 20 Plug-ins, diffusers and over 80 different scents to buy, we have something for everyone. We have an ever growing list of Scentsy Candle Products and partnerships with Disney and MLB (just wait until you see these products)! Additionally, we’ve got some Fragrances on the Go, such as our Scentsy Buddy’s, Scent Pak, Room Spray, Scent Circles and our Travel Tins! Visit WindyCityScents.Scentsy.us.