WHAT: Enjoy an arts adventure at the Ragdale ArtWalk and Open House on Sunday, October 14 from 2-4pm. Meet the artists-in-residence and see work created by six members of Chicago Sculpture International. Visit open studios and the recently restored, historic Ragdale House, the summer home of architect Howard Van Doren Shaw. Stroll through the gardens and adjacent prairie and find out about this acclaimed artist retreat that welcomes 200 writers and artists each year. Light refreshments provided. This event is part of Chicago Artists Month, a celebration of Chicago's visual artists in October.
WHEN: Sunday, October 14, 2-4pm
WHERE: Ragdale, 1230 N. Green Bay Rd., Lake Forest, IL
ADMISSION: $20/person. Free for CSI members and children under 12. For advance tickets, go to www.ragdale.org Tickets available at the door.
WHO: Participating sculptors include: Nicole Beck, Barbara Cooper, Mia Capodilupo, Victoria Fuller, Allison Svoboda and Vivian Visser.
WHY: A rare opportunity to visit one of the premier artist retreats in the country while artists are in residence. Enjoy a fall arts adventure strolling in the formal gardens and adjacent prairie.
PARKING: Limited parking available at Ragdale. Off-site parking available at the Lake Forest Municipal lot at 110 E. Laurel, a 10 minute walk to Ragdale.
INFORMATION: Visit www.ragdale.org or call 847.234.1063