Exhibit Title: Puppets
Participating Artists: Dan Crowley, T. Oliver Kopian, Gerry Hansen, Raul Lacanilao, Sis and more.
Exhibit Dates: September 6nd thru September 28th
Featured Art: Puppets!
The art of Puppets is one of the oldest forms of theater dating back to the 5th Century BC. As an art form, theater and then toy is has a strong heritage. The month of September at Art Of Toys will be “Puppets” with Dan Crowley of Chicago as the feature artist along with art from T. Oliver Kopian ,Gerry Hansen, Raul Lacanilano and Sis. Art Of Toys will have vintage puppets, puppet related gifts, crafts and Folkmanis puppets as well as featured art. Artie Annette will have a fun project out front on 2nd Saturday 5:30 til dark for all ages so kids make room for the adults there is fun for all ages at the Art Of Toys.
Dan Crowley of Chicago delights Art Of Toys visitors with his whimsical finger puppets! Dan is know for doing one of a kind custom commissions which we will promote for him this month. Dan’s medium is polymer clay where each face alone has a minimum of 18 separate pieces of clay that must be sculpted into place.