american society of artists

******CELEBRATING OUR 48TH YEAR******

P.O. Box 1326, Palatine  IL 60078 

Tel.  (847)991-4748        TEL.  (312)751-2500 

[email protected]    

                                                                                  Patrons:  [email protected]​​
CURRENT RELEASES/INFORMATION
 BELOW


1) ) ARTISTS & CRAFTSARTISTS INVITED TO JURY - HOW TO  JURY         TO PARTICIPATE IN 2019 SHOWS. 

2) 29th ANNUAL AN ARTS & CRAFTS ADVENTURE -  PRESS                         RELEASE & DIRECTIONS TO SHOW  

3) 45th ANNUAL OAK PARK AVE-LAKE ARTS & CRAFTS SHOW -               DIRECTIONS TO SHOW
                  
4) 29th ANNUAL FALL  ARTS & CRAFTS ADVENTURE -                                      DIRECTIONS TO SHOW 

NEED ADDITIONAL INFO - PLEASE JUST CALL 847-991-4748 OR 312-751-2500 OR EMAIL US AT [email protected]

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PRESS RELEASE - For Immediate Release 
 
Artists and craftsartists are invited to jury to participate in one or more shows (in 2019 and/or beyond) presented by American Society of Artists, a national membership organization.
 
To jury  submit four images representative of your work you wish to exhibit, one of your display set-up, your first/last name, physical address, daytime telephone number -resume/show listing helpful. Submit to [email protected] com with Jury in the Subject line. While  we greatly prefer submission by email, if you are unable to do so please submit your jury material with a self-addressed, stamped envelope and appropriate postage to return your information along with aNy application(s) you have requested, our General Regulations and our 2019 Show Listing.  Thank You! If you are interested in specific shows, please indicate which show(s) you are interested in. Questions - SEE OUR FAQ page - still have questions - Please just

Ask!

When you pass jury you will receive a non-member jury/approval number, listing of shows,application(s) you requested and be placed on the mailing list.
 
  
Currently announced shows for 2019 include:
 
May 11 - 29th Annual An Arts & Crafts Adventure, Hodges Park,  Park Ridge IL
 
August 24-25- 45th Annual Oak Park Ave-Lake Arts & Crafts Show, Scoville Park,

                                 Oak Park IL

September 21 - 29th Annual Fall Arts & Crafts Adventure, Hodges Park,  

                                   Park Ridge IL

 
On-line jury to [email protected] with Jury in subject line or:


 by mail to American Society of Artists,
PO Box 1326, Palatine IL 6007 - please be sure to include a self-addressed, stamped, business-size (No. 10) envelope) with appropriate postage. No mail that requires a receipt - delays receipt.
  
Additional information/questions - 
[email protected] or 847/991-4748.
 
 
 
 
                                                               ***Celebrating our 48th year***


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29th ANNUAL AN ARTS & CRAFTS ADVENTURE

Location: Hodges Park, Park Ridge IL 
Address: 101 S. Courtland (Prospect & Vine by City Hall in Uptown Park Ridge) Park Ridge IL 60068     (steps from the Park Ridge Train Station)
Date: Saturday, May 11 - 9am-5pm 
Free Admission 
Info: American Society of Artists 847-991-4748 
www.americansocietyofartists.org  



PRESS RELEASE - FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Artistic adventures in paint, glass and wood await visitors to the 29th Annual

Arts & Crafts Adventure to be presented by American Society of Artists, a national
membership organization, on the grounds of Hodges Park, 120 S. Courtland (Prospect & Vine across from City Hall and steps from the Park Ridge Train Station) in uptown Park Ridge IL on Saturday, May 11 from 9am to 5pm.  Admission is Free. 

You, your family and friends will enjoy exploring the many talents and treasures of the
artists and craftsartists of American Society of Artists as they fill Hodges Park with an enticing array of work they themselves created. They will be located on the grass alongside sidewalks which wind around and thru this conveniently located Park. Work exhibited  by the artists and craftsartists will range from paintings, photography and hand-crafted jewelry in a variety of mediums to wood crafts, glass works, fiber and floral craftworks plus much more. 

ART IN ACTION is included in the show with some exhibitors working/demonstrating at their booths at various times during the show. You will enjoy the opportunity to watch artist Erin Kennealy as she works on her unique mixed media works.   Or - you may wish to watch Elizabeth Waddington as she works on one of her beautiful watercolor paintings or Sheila Papaioannou as she works on her unique hand-crafted jewelry. All the many artists and craftsartists will be happy to discuss their work with you.

Programs will be available free of charge at the show listing the exhbitors, their mediums and showing their locations in the show.

Additional information may be obtained from American Society of Artists by calling  847/991-4748 or you may email them at [email protected]



DIRECTIONS TO SHOW:
29th ANNUAL AN ARTS & CRAFTS ADVENTURE


DIRECTIONS TO SHOW - HODGES PARK IS LOCATED AT PROSPECT & VINE. FROM INTERSECTION OF TOUHY, NORTHWEST HIGHWAY & PROSPECT GO SOUTH ON PROSPECT ONE LONG BLOCK ACROSS RAILROAD TRACKS TO HODGES PARK
ADDITIONAL DIRECTIONS - HODGES PARK, 101 S COURTLAND, PARK RIDGE
NORTHWEST SUBURBS - TAKE TOUHY EAST TO NORTHWEST HIGHWAY & SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE
CHICAGO - NORTHWEST HIGHWAY TO TOUHY & PROSPECT - THEN SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE
NORTH SUBURBS - HARLEM SOUTH TO TOUHY - GO EAST TO NORTHWEST HIGHWAY - THEN SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE
SOUTH SUBURBS - TAKE NORTH/SOUTH TOLLWAY TO TOUHY & GO EAST TO NORTHWEST HIGHWAY -& SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE 



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DIRECTIONS TO SHOW:
45th ANNUAL OAK PARK AVE-LAKE ARTS & CRAFTS SHOW


  From Downtown Chicago
Take the I-290/Eisenhower Expressway West to Harlem Avenue/IL-43, Exit from the left lane, turn right (north) onto Harlem Avenue 
and travel about 1 mile, Turn right onto Lake St.
From Evanston & North Chicago

Take the I-94 East/Edens Expy E toward Chicago, keep straight, take ramp right for I-90 East/I-94/ Kennedy Expy East toward Ryan Expy/Indiana, At exit 51 H-I, take ramp right for I-290 West/Eisenhower Expy W toward West Suburbs, proceed 10 miles to exit 21B, take ramp left and follow signs for Harlem Ave/IL-43, Turn right on S. Harlem Ave, travel about 1 mile , turn right onto Lake St. 

From Midway Airport
Take Cicero Avenue north to Roosevelt Road, turn left on Roosevelt and travel about 2 miles to Ridgeland Avenue. Turn right (north) onto Ridgeland Avenue and proceed west past East Avenue (the next stop sign.) Go about 2 miles on Ridgeland until Lake Street (just past the overhead "L" tracks) then turn left onto Lake Street.
From O'Hare Airport
Exit the airport on the expressway I-190, then turn right onto River Road and head south about 9 miles to North Avenue. From North Avenue, turn right (south) onto Oak Park Avenue. Turn right at Lake St.
From the Western Suburbs 

From most locations take either the Eisenhower Expressway (I-290)\or the I-88 extension to I-290. Exit from the left lane onto Harlem Ave. Turn left (north) onto Harlem Ave. for about 1 mile, past the overhead "L" tracks to Lake St. Turn right onto Lake St. Go East on Lake St.
ADD’L DIRECTIONS  - From Chicago - Eisenhower - Exit at
North Austin Blvd. North - Go to Lake St. - on Lake St.  - go West to Oak Park Ave.

ADD’L DIRECTIONS -
Exit from 290 North on Harlem. Turn right on Lake St. amd go to Oak Park Ave.


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DIRECTIONSTO SHOW:
29th ANNUAL  FALL  ARTS & CRAFTS ADVENTURE

DIRECTIONS TO SHOW - HODGES PARK IS LOCATED AT PROSPECT & VINE. FROM INTERSECTION OF TOUHY, NORTHWEST HIGHWAY & PROSPECT GO SOUTH ON PROSPECT ONE LONG BLOCK ACROSS RAILROAD TRACKS TO HODGES PARK
ADDITIONAL DIRECTIONS - HODGES PARK, 101 S COURTLAND, PARK RIDGE
NORTHWEST SUBURBS - TAKE TOUHY EAST TO NORTHWEST HIGHWAY & SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE
CHICAGO - NORTHWEST HIGHWAY TO TOUHY & PROSPECT - THEN SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE
NORTH SUBURBS - HARLEM SOUTH TO TOUHY - GO EAST TO NORTHWEST HIGHWAY - THEN SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE
SOUTH SUBURBS - TAKE NORTH/SOUTH TOLLWAY TO TOUHY & GO EAST TO NORTHWEST HIWAY -& SEE DIRECTIONS ABOVE
 

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Artist working at show.
 
 
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