The Next Creative Chapter!

The creativity WILL continue! Since I announced the close of the 3D chalk art chapter, I have had several disappointed people approach me telling me that I MUST find a way to continue to share my gift(s) with the public. I have assured them you have not seen the last of my creativity in the…

Summer 2021 Chalk

It’s Time to get OUT again Announcement: Chicago Chalk Champ, Shaun Hays, will come out of early retirement to appear in Western Suburbs this summer. “Two wonderful groups have been in contact with me for some time from Dupage County. We have worked out some exclusive dates for me to return to my craft this…

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Art to help Orphans

This original Art saved lives in Uganda. This piece is 18″ x 24″. It features a moonlit seashore and a Nautilus shell. One of my all time favorites inspired by another artist. Much love went into the creation and preservation of this piece. It sold to a wonderful friend after I posted this: #chalk and…

Sugar Grove Corn Boil Festival 2018

Last minute change of plans!! Sugar Grove on Rt 47 where I created a 3D chalk piece in the Family Zone as my gift to and from Calvary Church West of Sugar Grove, IL. Of course it was a corn theme… Great pics b thanks to Kelly C. for taking the following photos of Jackson…

The bean on Navy Pier?

Progress shot… the beginnings of another freehand anamorphic 3D chalk drawing. I love doing this dance with the canvas… it’s where I feel in my element! July 18th I brought a ChalkWalker(Tm) piece to Navy Pier and worked on many details as part of the entertainment for a large international corporate party. Here are some…

Paint the Pavement, A Chalk Art Fest, St. Charles | Events – Yelp

Shaun Hays, Chicago Chalk Champ will be creating a feature 3D chalk art masterpiece over Memorial Day Weekend for this new add-on festival to St Charles’ successful Fine Art Show. As a part of our 20th Annual St. Charles Fine Art Show, we are adding another art event, “PAINT THE PAVEMENT” – A Chalk Art…

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…