The Nature of It

Maybe you spied her work in a Carson’s store, or you’ve admired her signature “sgraffito” technique in one of the local art galleries that can’t keep up with demand for her colorful works of clay. Step inside the studio of West Dundee’s rising star.

Art & Craft Come Together at Blue Eagle Pottery

Robert Blue sells beautiful, functional pottery to galleries and art lovers around the world. Enter his creative process as he prepares for Autumn Drive, one of McHenry County’s biggest events of the year.

Down 2 Earth

107 E Van Buren St. Woodstock, IL 815-527-5300

A Creative Space for Fox Valley Artists

Art isn’t just a pastime for this energetic group in St. Charles — it’s a regional attraction that draws together creative types of all skills and interests.

Pickard China: An American Tradition

The only remaining U.S. manufacturer of fine porcelain china got its start locally nearly 117 years ago. Learn why collectors covet this fine pottery and why government officials – including the First Family – still order the company’s place settings and gifts of state.