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The Other Art Fair | STIR CREATIVITY POP-UP PRESENTED BOMBAY SAPPHIRE

  • Mana Contemporary 2233 South Throop Street Chicago, IL, 60608 United States (map)

This May 16th-19th BOMBAY SAPPHIRE present a series of Stir Creativity workshops at The Other Art Fair Chicago led by local artists and makers, including Milton + Margie’s. Tap into your inner creative as you and your friends enjoy a unique workshop experience in the heart of The Other Art Fair, washed down with delicious gin cocktails whipped up by the experts at BOMBAY SAPPHIRE.

MILTON + MARGIE’S WORKSHOP | $5
Transform your favorite mug into an adorable soy wax candle in an interactive candle-making class. The class, led by Chicago candle-maker Jessica Snively, creator of Milton and Margie’s Soy Wax Candles, teaches you everything you need to know to make a soy wax candle in an adorable vintage mug. Throughout the process, you’ll create your own signature fragrance from a blend of scented soy-based oils and experiment with oils ranging from floral (e.g., Lavender and Juniper) to natural (e.g., Cedar and Eucalyptus) and sweet (e.g., Buttercream and Fudge Brownie) to rugged (e.g., Leather).

Workshop tickets cost $5 plus Eventbrite fee. What's included with your workshop ticket?

  • A place in the workshop

  • Complimentary Bombay Sapphire cocktails

  • Entry to The Other Art Fair

  • Tote bag designed by a fair artist

  • All-day parking at Mana Contemporary

INVITE TO THE OTHER ART FAIR, CHICAGO 16 - 19 MAY

The Other Art Fair, presented by Saatchi Art, offers art lovers the unique opportunity to meet and buy directly from the very best emerging artists.

From 16 - 19 May, the fair will return to Pilsen for its second Chicago edition at Mana Contemporary.   It will present 120 artists handpicked by a committee of art world experts including; Rebecca Wilson, Chief Curator and VP, Art Advisory at Saatchi Art, Nathan Michael  founder of LOW RES, Monica Haslip founder and Executive Director of the Little Black Pearly Art and Design Center, Ysabel Pinyol Chief Curator at Mana Contemporary and Vincent Uribe Founding Director of LVL3.

Amongst a strong selection of Chicagoland's leading independent artists and an eclectic blend of artistic techniques, this edition will also create a platform for the unexpected with a tightly curated and distinctive program of features.


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Sauced Night Market