Welcome to Off The Vine Gourds

Gourds have a history of functionality from carrying water to storing grains and primitive medicines, but not often are they thought of as pieces of fine art - unless you are the husband and wife team of Rosie and Dave Claus of Naperville, Illinois. Their collaborated artistic efforts have produced unique three-dimensional works that are now enhancing homes, offices and galleries here and around the world.  Their distinctive and easily recognizable Off The Vine Gourds style continues to be well received and validated. For the past 10 Seasons they have been awarded many times over at various events.  Please enjoy your visit and come back soon to see what is new.
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2015 Schedule

Deerfield Festival of Fine Art
Deerfield IL   May 30-31

Chicago Botanic Gardens Art Festival
Glencoe IL    July 3-4-5

Naperville Settlement Art Festival
Naperville IL   July 11-12

Northbrook Art in the Park
Northbrook IL   July 18-19

Art in Your Eye
Batavia IL   Aug. 15-16

Naperville Riverwalk Art Festival
Naperville IL   Sept. 19-20

Naperville Settlement Art Festival
Naperville, IL  July 12-13

Art Fair On The Square
Lake Forest, IL    Aug 31-Sept 1

Riverwalk Fine Art Festival
Naperville, IL  September 20-21

Peoria Fine Art Fair
Peoria, IL  September 27-28


Naperville Women's Club Art Fair
Naperville, IL June 22 & 23

Geneva Fine Art Fair
Geneva, IL July 27 & 28

Morton Arboretum Wine & Art Walk
Lisle, IL August 17 & 18

Naperville Riverwalk Art Festival
Naperville, IL September 21 & 22

Art In The Barn
Barrington, IL September 28 & 29