Dandelion Galley & Studio Retrospective Exhibition July 17th -August 13th, is a beautiful collection of masterpieces made by the talented, Dandelion Artist Allegiance members produced in the beginning, mid and latest chapters of their artistic career. Photographer, Mary Neely's retrospective showcase includes artwork from the last 20 years, along with new masterpieces produced in the last year. Her retrospective collection is inspired by the City of Waukegan, with its vibrant arts community and beautiful harbor & lakefront!  Join us at ArtWauk 5-9 for the launch of our new exhibition.  Dandelion Artist & Studio encourages free expression and creativity! Open Community Canvas and Spoken Word, Open Mic! Converse with artist, and the community in the ambiance of beautiful art while enjoying refreshments!  

Alan LyBargar



Featured Artist Highlights

New to Dandelion Artist Allegiance!

Shelly Johnson

John Hatlestad



  • "The Child in You"  Youth Exhibition Event
    Sat, Aug 21
    Dandelion Gallery & Studio
    Aug 21, 12:00 PM – 3:00 PM CDT
    Dandelion Gallery & Studio, 109 S Genesee St, Waukegan, IL 60085, USA
    "The Child in You," Youth Exhibition Event is a fun interactive experience for kids and families that includes an agenda of festivities. Exhibition will encompass artwork from youth artists, and Dandelion Artist Allegiance members embracing childhood, development, and child art.
  • Face of Humanity Craft Workshop and Pancakes!
    Sun, Aug 29
    Dandelion Gallery & Studio
    Aug 29, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
    Dandelion Gallery & Studio, 109 S Genesee St, Waukegan, IL 60085, USA
    In this fun art workshop you will unite with others in making and designing your own "Face of Humanity" to be displayed in the Face of Humanity Community Exhibition for all to see.
  • Youth Artist Contest
    Youth Artist Contest
    Time is TBD
    Dandelion Gallery & Studio
    Time is TBD
    Dandelion Gallery & Studio, 109 S Genesee St, Waukegan, IL 60085, USA
    Selected Youth Artist will be Featured in the " The Child in You" Youth Exhibition. Youth Artist Contest ( K-8th grade). Enter to be considered July 12th- August 6th.