TONIGHT! ArtWauk in Downtown Waukegan Features Unique Holiday Gifts

Paintings by John Kirkpatrick Jr. are being featured at Dandelion Gallery in downtown Waukegan. – Photos by artist Leisa Shannon Corbett

ArtWauk tonight Saturday, Nov. 19 from 5 p.m. – 9 p.m.

Dandelion Gallery at 109 S. Genesee Street will feature a number of items on display and holiday gifts for sale.

Handmade pajamas, cute and cuddly-warm will be available here, created by artist Faith Agostinone Wilson. Other handmade items will also be featured and created by artists from The Shop at DG.

A selection of amazing paintings will be on display including those from featured artist, John H. Kirkpatrick Jr. His work is more beautiful with each new piece he creates.

Pajamas and hand-knot scarves are among the gift items at Dandelion Gallery.
Handmade pajamas and scarves are among the gift items at Dandelion Gallery.

Urban Edge Gallery at 220 W. Clayton Street will feature the works of more than 20 artists. There will be a mix of mediums including drawings, paintings and sculpture, at the 5th anniversary On the Edge Takeover this evening.

One of the featured artists is painter and sketch artist Tom Pedersen of Waukegan. He will have three amazing works at Urban Edge, as well as three pieces at Dandelion Gallery.

Drop by and say “Hello” to Tom. He will be bartending at Urban Edge at 5 p.m. and again at 7 p.m.

While there, hop on board the Greentown trolley which will take visitors for free rides around the Artwauk, a great idea, in case of inclement weather.

Tom Pedersen talks technique with Beach Park resident Margaret Schabel, while working on his favorite subject – locomotives. – Jeni Ensslin photo

While there, hop on board the Greentown trolley which will take visitors for free rides around the Artwauk, a great idea, in case of inclement weather.

Sidecar Studios at 405 Washington Street will feature work from a variety of local artists including owner Evelyn Larsen Ford, whose amazing homemade soaps and lotions will have you smelling like a million bucks for the holidays.

There will be jewelry, paintings, pottery and all types of handcrafted items, perfect for gifting.

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While you are here, don’t forget to book a spot for the inaugural Sidecar Mini’s photo event. Incredible local photographer Jeni Ensslin will be taking the most share-worthy photos of your little ones on Dec. 4 at Sidecar Studios, just in time for the holidays! For more information visit https://www.facebook.com/events/312457962485995/.

 

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