‘Fire Sale’ hawks art, clothing and ‘stuff’
Oak Park, 03/18/12--Bryan Northup looks over a piece of his art glass that he calls "Chromatic Sphere". A giant "fire sale" involving three separate houses selling pieces of art, vintage clothing and stuff "we wanted to get rid of" was held Saturday afternoon. | Jon Langham~for Sun-Times Media
One giant fire sale — three different houses! There are over a half-dozen participants!
Biolumglass had an open studio and fire sale at 400 N Humphrey in Oak Park, selling fused glass jewelry, glass panels, tableware and lighting. For more, go to bentbottle.etsy.com
Just north at 410 N. Humphrey, Barbara Dolan had a tag sale, selling vintage glass, housewares and textiles, pulling out the baby booty - retro fabric baby blankets and toddler bed sheet sets, plus arts & crafts and sewing supplies.
At the north end at the Kiku Studio was selling off old stock: earrings, knitted and felted iPod cozies, silkscreened underwear, housewares, and pendants and buckles.