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5521 18th Avenue
Kenosha, WI, 53140

(704) 962-7818

Restoration, Reclamation, Repurposing, and Custom Carpentry from Chicago, Illinois.

Upcoming Events

Kenosha Vintage Shop Crawl #5!!
Aug
26
5:00pm 5:00pm

Kenosha Vintage Shop Crawl #5!!

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We’re doing it AGAIN!! Find out what all the buzz is about! This will be out 4th 'Crawl' and everyone so far has said they "would do it again", "had a blast!", "who knew all this was in Kenosha!?" Hop on the bus, (yup, a yellow school bus!) at Against the Grain Creative Concepts and be transported to each of these awesome shops: Flat Iron VintageGlyndy Jr's., Hazel Grace Vintage and The Pine Blossom as we share our love for all things unique with YOU! Vintage, raw materials, reclaimed, repurposed, upcycled, clothing, jewelry, home decor and more!! We've designed this exciting and fun "Crawl" to give YOU an Exclusive Look into our shops. WE'LL BE OPEN JUST FOR YOU! We'll have special deals, door prizes, food and drinks (alcoholic and non) along the way! Discover Kenosha's art, creativity and treasures old and new! Eat-Drink-Shop! Follow this link for more information and to book your seat on the bus! http://www.atgcc.net/vintageshopcrawl/eatdrinkshop-826

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Kenosha Harbor Market
Jul
29
9:00am 9:00am

Kenosha Harbor Market

Come see us at the Harbor Market! See what interesting items we bring down for sale and meet the owner! Learn about what we have in the showroom and barn wood warehouse for you and about the fun activities we have planned.  Then take a trip a few blocks west to our shop and have an adventure searching for that one of a kind piece for your home!

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Kenosha Vintage Shop Crawl!
Jul
28
6:00pm 6:00pm

Kenosha Vintage Shop Crawl!

Find out what all the buzz is about! This will be out 4th 'Crawl' and everyone so far has said they "would do it again" , "had a blast!", "who knew all this was in Kenosha!?" Hop on the bus, (yup, a yellow school bus!) at Against the Grain Creative Concepts and be transported to each of these awesome shopsFlat Iron Vintage, Glyndy Jr's., Hazel Grace Vintage and The Pine Blossom as we share our love for all things unique with YOU! Vintage, raw materials, reclaimed, repurposed, upcycled, clothing, jewelry, home decor and more!! We've designed this exciting and fun "Crawl" to give YOU an Exclusive Look into our shops. WE'LL BE OPEN JUST FOR YOU! We'll have special deals, door prizes,  food and drinks (alcoholic and non) along the way! Discover Kenosha's art, creativity and treasures old and new! Eat-Drink-Shop! Follow this link for more information and to book your seat on the bus! http://www.atgcc.net/vintageshopcrawl/eatdrinkshop

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Kenosha Harbor Market
Jul
1
9:00am 9:00am

Kenosha Harbor Market

Stop and Shop at our Booth at the Kenosha Harbor Market this season! We'll bring down all the treasures we can haul, BIG and small! When you get a glimpse of what we're all about you'll just have to swing by our Showroom and Barn wood Warehouse to feast your eyes on more! The shop is open 9 am to 4 pm Saturdays and Sundays, Noon- 6:30 pm Wed-Fri too! We'll also be at the Harbor Market on July 1st, July 29th and August 26th Too. Hope to see you!

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get bEHIND the aRTS
Apr
30
11:00am11:00am

get bEHIND the aRTS

get bEHIND the aRTS Studio Tour is a self-guided open house tour, providing the public a rare, behind-the-scenes glimpse of the innovative and productive world of the working artist.

We are excited to announce our participation in this year's get bEHIND the aRTS Studio Tour! For more information give us a call at 262.764.9366, visit our site at atgcc.net or go to https://getbehindthearts.org/ for more information!

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REFLECT by Amy Lynn Ross
Apr
8
5:00pm 5:00pm

REFLECT by Amy Lynn Ross

Join us in welcoming artist Amy Lynn Ross as she displays her new collection REFLECT on April 8th, 2017 from 5:00 pm to 9:00pm. Amy Lynn Ross is a talented local artist whose portfolio ranges from graphic design to fine art paintings. Ross' imaginative eye displays artistic diversity. Come by and see what she has in store!

For more information give us a call at 262-764-9366 

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Business After 5
Apr
6
5:00pm 5:00pm

Business After 5

Kenosha Women's Network invites the business community to a social networking event! We are happy to be sponsoring this event alongside Rustic Road, WWBIC, Victoria's Catering, and Horner Consulting & Publishing

Cost of Entry

$5 for chamber members

$10 for non-chamber members

Light refreshments and drinks will be available

 

 

 

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TNT: Tools n' Techniques
Mar
16
6:30pm 6:30pm

TNT: Tools n' Techniques

Come Celebrate an early St. Paddy's Day with us! Have fun in the workshop while enjoying some green treats!!

Ladies and Gents: Tired of being embarrassed at Menard’s or Home Depot for not knowing the name of the tools or what you need to get that DIY job done?  Come Learn from our Carpenters the correct names of everyday tools, what they are used for and get Hands On practice using the tools with the correct technique!

*This is an instructional class only, you won’t be building anything tonight but we hope to spark your interest to come back and build with us at one of our workshops and the confidence to start DIY-ing!

Click on Workshops/Classes for more info and to sign up today!

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 Rustic 6 - Pack Beer Caddy Workshop
Mar
9
6:30pm 6:30pm

Rustic 6 - Pack Beer Caddy Workshop

Join us for our FIRST EVER Workshop where you can learn how to build with us!! 

Get in on the Latest Craze: REpurposing REclaimed Barn wood!!

You will build your own unique Rustic 6-Pack Beer Caddy with wood you pick from our Barn wood Warehouse! Learn how to use power and hand tools too!

Click on Workshops/Classes above for more details and to sign -up today!

 

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Holiday Bazaar The Woman's Club Of Evanston
Nov
18
to Nov 20

Holiday Bazaar The Woman's Club Of Evanston

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Against the Grain Creative Concepts will be among many other venders at the Holiday Bazaar in Evanston, Illinois.   This is a local charity favorite for holiday shoppers looking for unique, hand -made or hand designed home decor, apparel, accessories, gourmet foods and one of a kind jewelry. Featuring some of Scott Buell's Against the Grain's creative concept pieces. Make sure to go find Scott and say hello. Tickets can be purchased online at http//www.wcofe.org or at the door. 

 

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Contractors Open House October 27, 2016 3:00pm to 7:00pm
Oct
27
3:00pm 3:00pm

Contractors Open House October 27, 2016 3:00pm to 7:00pm

 

Against the Grain Creative Concepts will be hosting a Contractors Open House Event on October 27, 2016, where we have in house an array of raw materials like barn wood, beams, flooring, doors, windows, ropes, galvanized roofing as well as unique collection of custom pieces and antiquities. Come and join us. Please bring a friend or two. Refreshments,burgers and brats will be provided.   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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