Welcome to the Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Artisan Guild

The Guild is a not-for-profit organization, founded in 2005, comprised of local artisans demonstrating a broad range of skills and myriad talents who seek the camaraderie and support of their fellow artisans. Each year the Guild hosts three major shows benefiting local charities and a number of special programs for its members.


Lake Forest - Lake Bluff
ninth annual
Artisan Guild Fall Show

Sunday -Monday Aug 31-Sept 1 from 10-5

Lake Forest Bank and Trust Parking Lots
@Westminster and Bank Lane in Lake Forest

50 local and regional Artists and Friends showcasing unique fiber arts, ceramics,woodworking, glass, photography, painting , metalworking,
jewelry, garden art, mixed media and more!


Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Artisan Guild ... local artists giving back to the community...
             a percentage of all sales benefits CROYA, our local youth group

2012 Artisan of the year


Winter Fair

Winter Fair at the Gorton Community Center.

Wednesday, November 10, 2010
        from 10 a.m. until 5 p.m.
Thursday, November 11, 2010
        from 9 a.m. until 5 p.m.

A portion of all proceeds supports
Gorton Children’s Drop-In Center

Peach Carr "Behind the Runway"
      11 a.m. on November 10, 2010

Spring Fair 2013

a VisuaL Artisan Demonstration Event

When: Tuesday April 23, 10:00am -12:30pm

Where: CROYA student union at Lake Forest Recreation Center

Spring is here and our creative juices are flowing!

The Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Artisan Guild will host Adventures in the Arts, their first visual artist demonstration event  on Tuesday April 23 from 10am -12:30pm at the Lake Forest Recreation Center.

Learn the mysteries of Nuno-felting, Lampworking, Zentangles, Confectionery, Silhouettes, Collage, Acrylics, Watercolor, Glass painting and more!

Artists will share their uniquely creative process with you from inspiration to finished product.

Join us on our Adventure in the Arts...learn new skills, explore new artistic interests and have fun with new friends!

$10 at the door             
Proceeds benefit Mothers Trust                                      

Site last updated on May 7th, 2014

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