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Holiday Arts and Crafts Sales 

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Listings of holiday craft fairs, trunk shows, open studios, and special gallery events will run through December. Send information to artlistings@chicagoreader.com. Check back for schedule updates or call for more information. Admission is free unless otherwise noted.

Affordable Art Gift Sale

Photos, drawings, and other work priced at $25 and up. Through 12/31. Tue-Sat 11 AM-6 PM, Sun noon-3 PM, Flatfile Gallery, 217 N. Carpenter, 312-491-1190.

Artisans 21

Ceramics, calligraphy, clothing, jewelry, and more. Through 12/24. Tue-Fri noon-6 PM, Sat-Sun 11 AM-7 PM, 5225 S. Harper, 773-288-7450.

Circa Ceramics and Fabrications Open Studio

Functional and decorative ceramics, plus art metal and metal jewelry by Mary Laskey. Sat-Sun 12/18-12/19, 10 AM-7 PM, 3759 N. Ravenswood #134, 773-404-1655.

Evanston Art Center Open House and Jewelry Sale

Jewelry in silver, copper, enamel, glass, semiprecious stones, and found objects, by current and former students and instructors. Sat-Sun 12/18-12/19, 10 AM-4 PM, Noyes Cultural Center, 927 Noyes, Evanston, 847-491-0336.

Finestra Art Space

Parla Arte jewelry by Glenn Doering. Through 12/23. Thu-Sun 11:30 AM-5:30 PM and by appointment, 410 S. Michigan, suite 516, 847-977-0526.

Futran Studio Sale

Color and black-and-white culinary and food photographs. A portion of proceeds benefits the Roscoe Village Education Coalition. Sat 12/18, noon-5 PM, the Futran Studio, 3454 N. Bell, 773-525-5020.

Gifted

Jewelry and small clay, metal, and wood objects, by five resident artists. Through 12/23. Mon-Fri 11 AM-6 PM, Sat-Sun noon-5 PM, holiday "get-together" Fri 12/17, 7-10 PM, McKinley Design, 1742 W. Division, 773-525-7210.

HotHouse Holiday Market

Japanese textiles, lamps, jewelry, vintage clothing, and other work. Sat-Sun 12/18-12/19, 11 AM-6 PM, 31 E. Balbo, 312-362-9707 or www.hothouse.net.

Lillstreet Holiday Show and Sale

"Small Treasures," ceramics measuring no more than 6" x 6" x 6", plus work by six jewelry artists. Through 12/31. Mon-Fri 11 AM-7 PM, Sat 10 AM-6 PM, Sun 10 AM-5 PM, Lillstreet Art Center, 4401 N. Ravenswood, 773-769-4226 or www.lillstreet.com.

Liz Long Gallery

Rag dolls, kente cloth jewelry, raku pottery, and other work. Sat 12/18, 11 AM-4 PM, 1957 S. Spaulding, 773-542-9126.

Navidad Folklorico

Tin, wood, straw, and ceramic ornaments, Nativity scenes, and holiday textiles from Mexico, Guatemala, and Peru. Through 12/31. Tue-Wed and Fri-Sat 11:30 AM-6 PM, Thu 11:30 AM-7 PM, Sun noon-5 PM, Casa Loca, 1130 N. Milwaukee, 773-278-2972.

Seasonal Artistry: A Collection

Glass, ceramics, ornaments, cards, jewelry, and more by 30 artists. Through 12/31. Tue-Sat 11 AM-8 PM, Sun noon-6 PM, Wag Artworks, 2121 W. Division, 773-772-2922.

Studio 9 Gallery

Jewelry, hats, stuffed animals, bath and body products, "functional collages," and more by 26 local artists. Through 12/24. Daily noon-6 PM, party Fri 12/17, 7-10 PM, 1450 W. Webster, 773-330-1322, 773-865-2410, or www.studio9gallery.com.

Thai Holiday Market

Packaged snacks, rocking horses, and other imports from Thailand, with Thai dance and music performances. Sat 12/18, 10 AM-4 PM, Golden Triangle warehouse, 325 N. LaSalle, 312-755-1266.

Tucker Gallery

"Works for gift giving" by seven artists. Through 12/31. Tue 11:30 AM-5 PM, Wed-Sat 11 AM-5 PM, 1939 Central, Evanston, 847-570-9825.

Woman Made Gallery Holiday Bazaar

Small-scale arts and crafts by women artists, including jewelry, ceramics, tiles, scarves, and ornaments. Through 12/23. Wed-Fri noon-7 PM, Sat-Sun noon-4 PM, Woman Made Gallery, 2418 W. Bloomingdale, 773-489-8900 or www.womanmade.org.

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