· Ceramic artist Robert Blue creates glazed stoneware pottery that is equally decorative and functional. Together with his wife, Susan, their handmade stoneware pieces and functional glazes are both beautiful and durably designed for everyday use. Blue Eagle has been creating unique handmade stoneware pottery at their studio and gallery in McHenry County, Woodstock, Illinois since 1984.
· Artist Neil Austin harnesses the intrinsic beauty of wood with his unique natural wood picture frames and bookends. Neil refuses to use paints or stains on his natural wood picture frames and hand-selects each piece of wood he uses.
· Beehive Handmade is made up of husband and wife team Jim Dowd and Sandra Bonazoli. Inspired by the design of old kitchenware and home decor items that they found at estate sales and flea markets, they are dedicated to creating heirloom-quality items that are both functional and decorative.