Finished – sort of…?

Shaun Hays, Chicago Chalk Champ – final public 3D Chalk Artwork announced to happen at Naperville Art Faire June 22,23 2019

Adler Planetarium – Eclipse 2017 Summary

  On August 21st, 2017 North America bore witness to a historic Solar Eclipse and I was privileged to be asked by Adler Planetarium to help them celebrate! Initially I was told to expect about 10,000 to attend the party and witness my chalk art on the Chicago lakefront, but on last count we were…

August Outings

If you have trouble reaching me for the next two weeks, please be patient. I may have less connectivity than usual. Tomorrow, August 3, I will be near Buckingham Fountain drawing as part of the Chicago Lollapalooza festival. I leave immediately for Montana and Wyoming for about a week. On the 10th I leave for…

On Criticism

Excerpt from a small book that I have yet to finish:

“Dear reader, whether the victim of criticism or the criticiser…I urge you to remember:

It takes no talent (at all) to carelessly criticize what you had no part in.” – Shaun Hays

Motivations via Quotations

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” – Mark Twain  

Breakout Session Speaker

Contact us for rates and to discuss your US or International event with Shaun! – 1(312)233-2620

Hey Chicago Area!

  Shaun Hays, Chicago Chalk Champ, has a lifetime of experience with mentoring youth and over 15 years experience with successful, professional student assemblies Nation-wide! His amazing story and skills at chalk artwork has taken him around the globe. Chicago area schools and Libraries can inquire about an additional 3D chalk demonstration for indoor facilities…

Art Lessons Big and Small

Recently several people approached me with a strange request to participate in a comic or graphic Novel and one person simply said “Shaun, do that comic!” I suppose they perceived there was a desire there or lost project in my brain somewhere or something… idk? Anyway, in looking through some old file backup I found…

The Word “Chalk”

A few definitions and other uses of the word Chalk gathered by a Chalk Champ from Chicago