“The Butter Churn… where Community, Creativity, and Cuisine collide!
Find locally produced meat, cheese, eggs, bread, honey and spices side-by-side with local Crafters and Artisans AND an in-house art studio, Studio2:22! Enjoy weekly, Thursday Casseroles, Friday Creativity Nights, Soupy Saturdays or book your tea party or painting party!
The Butter Churn provides a rental kitchen, dinner parties, party venue, grocery store, arts and crafts studio and gallery, wine and beer, coffee and tea shop, bakery, diner and community meeting hall all in one place! Soon to boast a community garden and outdoor eating facilities and MORE!
Geneseo Art League promoting the arts! A working studio and gallery showcasing over 85 artists on Geneseo’s State Street historic shopping and art district.
The Geneseo Art League and Gallery reflects an urban feel offering whole lot of charm. Over 80 artists work are showcased featuring painting, wood art, photography, jewelry, sculpture, and mixed media. Looking for a special gift, this is a must stop! A creative work space available for viewing, visitors welcome!
Hantverk Galleri celebrates handmade everyday! Colorful porcelain,wedding cake stands,custom pottery,artisan chocolate from The Bishop Hill Chocolate Company and workshops to discover your inner artist. Open year round.
Funky, Fun, and Unique, Mosaic Art Market & Studio
Mosaic Art Market & Studio blends art and handmade items to create one artful space – a mosaic of art! Funky, fun, and unique local, national, and international artists featured throughout the tin ceiling, hardwood floor colorful studio.
Wall art originals and prints, sculpture, glass and metal art, ceramics and pottery, pillows and throws, bags and scarves, handmade jewelry and children’s items adorn the walls and studio displays for your home décor decorating.
Mosaic also has a fully stocked studio area. Visitors are welcomed and may walk in during business hours and choose the item they’d like to create – canvases, ceramics, wood items, and paper mache items. No appointment is necessary! Group classes are available and taught by regional expert artists in their respective mediums. Mosaic will work with the group planner to accommodate an appropriate art project for the time allowed.
Make a visit to Mosaic and experience a fun environment to shop and find some cool art to take home, or spend time creating your art in Mosaic’s studio.
The Outsider Gallery is filled with whimsical, elegant, and functional items from regional artisans Steve and Marsha Carleson
Marsha makes handmade paper, 3-dimensional paper pieces, bowls, vases, bottle cap tables and other objects of whimsy. Steve makes glass ornaments, beads, and fused glass pieces with the occasional traditional Swedish tina boxes combined into the mixture.
Rutabaga Art is the heart of the region!
Smith Studio and Gallery believes the visual arts enrich everyone’s life. We are a gathering place for anyone who believes in the creative process, whether you gain inspiration by enjoying the creative expression of others or exploring your own creative path.
As a STUDIO we offer a wide range of scheduled and private art classes for children, families and adults. At Smith Studio and Gallery you only need 2 people to schedule your own private art class . . . you pick the day, time and art activity.
As a GALLERY we feature original artwork by David Smith, owner/resident artist, and represent over 20 extraordinary 2-D and 3-D regional artists located throughout Illinois, Iowa and Wisconsin. We continually search for innovative artists who we feature in solo exhibitions.
Feel free to give us a call if you are in town when we are closed, we usually are close-by and will be happy to open the store just for you.