Thursday, March 24, 2011


 Beautifully  handcrafted sterling silver personalized charm jewelery by Elsy Bleu .

Tuesday, March 22, 2011


Yet another super talented local designer/photographer Keith Nowakowski scours the globe looking for the perfect shot.

Monday, March 21, 2011

ladies and gents! calling all artists!

Join us for a day full of family fun. Hand crafted arts and artisans, live music, gourmet foods, wine tastings,games and much more in Historical Downtown Lemont's Heritage Fest, July 9th 2011.

it's nuts!

nutty baverian will be here! Yay!

happy monday!

the simplest of things displayed just so can bring a smile to your day.

Friday, March 18, 2011


Lemont's very own, super talented Tina Guide has an array of mediums to offer.

a lost art

Incredibly talented local wood worker Ondrej Zak hand makes tables, benches and bird houses out of wood that speaks of hundreds of years.

step right up!


Magical little fairy houses meticulously hand crafted by artist Sheryl Gueldenhaar perfect touch tucked in a garden or amongst your pots.

peanut envey

She's a full time domestic engineer. Part time Teaching Artist. Part time seamstress...among other crafty things.
Meet Tamera from Peanut Envy :)Voted one of top 50 baby shops on Etsy see here!

Thursday, March 17, 2011

say hello

Welcome to the colorful and artistic world of Say Hello & Smile. Not  one of ,but  two of our featured artists, twin sisters living a dream sharing it with the world. We love reading their fun posts, but the real talent is in their passion, their greeting card business Smile Life Style Boutique. Both eco friendly and beautiful!

gnomes welcomed