Special Resources for anyone affected by the Coronavirus shut down: 

Luckily new resources are popping up daily.  So in order to keep up with all the information, I am posting them to my facebook page. Please visit the Gossamer Arts page to stay up to date with resources for artists, performers, & small businesses. 

Chicago Artists Relief Fund

Chicago Covid-19 Hardship & Help


The Dancer's Eye

Tim Satkowski: Facebook

Make-Up artists:

Art Business:

Chicago Artists Coalition

Bellydance History & Current Events:


Musicians & Music:


Matt Lewis

Ben Lewis

Solace / Jeremiah Soto

Bellydancers & Bellydance Studios I love:

Sonya/ Arabesque Chicago

Christina King / Eastern Groove  Elgin

Rachael Brice / Dartura Seattle

Raks Geek


for artists & performers