Provide exceptional quality art instruction for children and adults in order to build skills and explore art forms while nurturing the creativity of individuals at all ability levels.
Scholarships sponsored by Creative Arts Inc. instructors are available and awarded to up to ten youth having strong artistic motivation and financial needs.
Scholarships run Fall to Spring; no Summer scholarships currently available.
All classes are taught by qualified, professional artists and art educators. Read more:
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Creative Arts, Inc. nonprofit art studio is located in a charming "arts cottage" at 400 Highland Ave, Crystal Lake, Illinois.
The studio is directly behind the Dole Mansion, on the grounds of the Lakeside Legacy Arts Park; just minutes from South Elementary School and Lundahl Middle School.
Complete our online registration form or register in person at Creative Arts, Inc, 400 Highland Ave, Crystal Lake, IL 60014.
Attendance & Make-up Classes
Please call or email if you will not be able to come to class. Makeup classes are generally available, but contact the instructor for details.
Some classes allow drop-ins for $16/class. Please contact instructor at least 24 hours in advance.
Classes may be cancelled due to weather or other factors. Notice will be posted on this website, on our Facebook page or call 815.219.9243. We are not affiliated with School District 47 or 155 and do not follow their calendar or cancellations.