Wright & Prairie Style Artisans

Arthur Stern Studios - Architectural Glass
Arthur Stern comes out of an American glass tradition, drawing inspiration from Frank Lloyd Wright and the Prairie School. He has used Wright's geometric glass detailing as a departure point for his own designs.
Cream City Editions
Under an exclusive license from the Frank Lloyd WrightĘ Foundation, Cream City Editions publishes a series of Iris fine art reproductions of Wright's original drawings. Each print has been painstakingly restored from digital scans made from transparencies of the original drawings, photographed at the Frank Lloyd Wright Archive at Taliesin in Arizona.
Graham H. Gregory Design Ltd.
We are designers & artisans of original, hand made lamps & lighting using British Columbia indigenous woods, copper & art glass inspired by Frank Lloyd Wright and the philosophy of the Arts & Crafts movement.
Heartland House Designs Cross Stitch and Needlepoint
Unique Cross Stitch and Needlepoint Designs adapted from museum collections, architecture and world famous places -- and designed in Oak Park! We are licensed by the Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation to adapt Wright designs to needlework. Our cross stitch kits are sold at all Wright sites including the Home & Studio. All of our Wright Designs are now on line!
O'Baran, Inc.
Custom Millwork, Cabinetry and Furniture.
Welcome to the world of possibilities made available through O'Baran, Inc. of Forest park, Illinois. Specializing in custom work in Wood, Metal, and Plastic Laminate.
Prairie Avenue Bookshop: Architectural Books
"... best architectural bookshop in the world" says Colin Amery, London Financial Times, 4/9/96. Our catalog of books on architecture is considered the standard bibliography for the profession. The online catalog searches the full text of the printed catalog, and allows you to order immediately, online, or over the telephone.
Prairie Woodworking
Prairie Woodworking occupies a small workshop and showroom in Oak Park, Illinois. We are beyond the shadow of the Sears Tower on a quiet street of residences intermixed with stores, restaurants and artists' studios. At Prairie Woodworking we design and build a variety of furniture, from dining room tables, bookcases, coffee tables, desks and chairs, to entertainment centers. The core of our business, however, is radiator enclosures.
Prairie Spirit Workshop
Small furniture shop creating quality Prairie, Mission and Mackintosh style custom pieces at affordable prices.
Mr. Lyman Shepard, F.L. Wright Dramatic Impression
Past President and volunteer member of Unity Temple Restoration Foundation

A 25 year veteran docent for the Chicago Architectural Foundation, as Oak Park Tour director for the famous Sunday Wright Walking Tour.

In 1984 Lyman Shepard was honored as the Volunteer Preservationist, by the Chicago Coordinating Conference on Landmark Preservation.

Swartzendruber Hardwood Creations
The inspiration of Frank Lloyd Wrights Prairie School and the Mission style meet in the furniture of Swartzendruber Hardwood Creations. We offer over 70 designs in our Prairie, 1905 and Arts & Crafts Collections, with unique, original pieces available for every room of the house. Each table, chair or cabinet is individually handmade to order, then signed and dated by a single master craftsman, resulting in furniture of sur passing quality with unlimited options for wood, size and finish.

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