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Upcoming Event:

Wendy Franklin: Fiber

March 3rd through April 29th

Opening reception, Friday, March 3rd, 5:00-8:00 pm



Please join us at Vale Craft Gallery on Friday, March 3rd from 5:00 to 8:00 pm
for the opening reception of an exhibition of Wendy Franklin's fiber art.
The show will feature the artist's abstract wall pieces created using a wet
felting process that layers hand-dyed silk and merino wool. Wendy Franklin
is becoming well known in the contemporary fiber world for her innovative use
of materials combined with strong color, texture, and design.


Current Event:

January 6th through February 28th

Winter Group Show



Winter Group Show

January 6 through February 28

Opening reception: Friday, January 6th, 5-8 pm


Please join us at Vale Craft Gallery on Friday, January 6th from 5:00 to 8:00 pm for the

opening reception of our Winter Group Show.  The exhibition will feature new work from

local artists working in a wide range of media.  Among the highlights will be Kristin

August's ceramics, James Kimbler's enamel jewelry, Dennis Robert's metal and stone

wall pieces, and Linny Coale Freeman's paintings on silk.

For additional information or images, please contact:
Vale Craft Gallery at 312-337-3525 or

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Vale Craft Gallery

230 West Superior Street - Chicago, IL. 60654

Phone: 312.337.3525 - Fax: 312.337.3530


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Regular Gallery Hours:

Tuesday - Friday: 10:30am to 5:30pm

Saturday: 11:00am to 5:00 pm

Extended Gallery Hours on First Fridays

10:30am to 7:00pm


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About Vale Craft Gallery:
Located in the heart of Chicago's vibrant River North gallery district, Vale Craft Gallery exhibits and sells contemporary American fine craft
and sculpture including works in clay, fiber, metal, glass, wood and mixed media. Since 1992, gallery owner Peter Vale has shown an
eclectic and affordable collection of decorative, functional, and sculptural artwork by both local and national artists. Vale Craft Gallery
features colorful textiles, beautiful glass objects, handcrafted furniture, innovative ceramics, whimsical sculpture, and unique jewelry.