The Art Place

May News:

  • Register now for 2020 Summer Camps- details and registration on Summer Camp page
  • Summer Classes beginning in June- details coming soon
  • Please use contact form or email us at lindsay@theartplaceonline for updates or questions

This is the Art Experience you've been looking for!

Summer Camp Registration

June 8-August 20

Camp fees: 3-day camps: $135, 4-day camps: $180

(contact us at 815-355-3621 or lindsay@theartplaceonline.com for pro-rated fees if camper cannot attend all days of camp)

$40 deposit is required to hold your camper's place in camp. Deposit can be paid by phone(815-355-3621) or by mail(send check to The Art Place at 9243 S. Rt.31, Lake in the Hills, IL 60156)

Remainder of fee will be due at drop off on 1st day of camp.

All camps are 9:30am-3:00pm

(early drop off/late pick up available for $12 per hour. Must be scheduled in advance)

Art Show on last day of each camp at 2:45-3:00pm for family to come in and see what your campers have worked on all week!


Included in each camp:

Every camper receives a camp t-shirt and art journal.  Each day after lunch, we will have a different 30 minute activity(weather permitting) including a trip to Trinity Gymnastics, water games, outdoor games, minute to win it games, and an ice cream party.

*Parents must come into studio on 1st day of camp to sign in, pay balance, and sign waivers

*All campers must bring a nut-free lunch, snack, waterbottle, swimsuit/change of clothes, and towel daily.

*All camps are completely unique. No projects repeated.

*Outside lunchtime everyday(weather permitting)

*Camps have a minimum of 5 and maximum of 20(subject to change)

2020 Summer Camp Schedule

Camp #1:June 8-June 11

All About Art! (ages 8-13) 4-day camp- $180

Join us at our first camp of the summer while we draw, paint, do a paint pour, scratch art, shadow art, and more!


Camp #2: June 15-18

Art Explosion! (ages 8-13) 4-day camp- $180

We have an exciting week planned with weaving, geometric animal drawing, reverse oil pastel art, painting, and more!


Camp #3: June 22-24

Craft & Create! (ages 6-10) 3-day camp- $135

Come have fun with us this week while we create tie-dye tiles, make a tissue paper painting, suncatchers, draw, paint, and more!


Camp #4: July 6-9

Discovering America! (ages 8-13) 4-day camp- $180

This week our art will be inspired by different regions of America! We will draw, paint, create 1 point perspective roads, desert silhouette art, a mixed media beach, and more!


Camp#5: July 13-16

Teen Camp! (ages 13-17) 4-day camp- $180

Our teens will be creating art will alcohol inks, oil painting, paint pours, embroidery, and so much more!


Camp #6: July 20-23

Around the World Camp (ages 8-13) 4-day camp- $180

Join us this week while we create paper mache animals, Chinese fans, Australian rain sticks, draw, paint, and more!


Camp#7: July 27-30

Sew Fun! (ages 8-13) 4-day camp- $180

No experience needed! Learn to sew and have fun creating projects, such as a zippered pouch, pillow, tote bag, and stuffed animal!


Camp #8: August 3-5

Little Picassos! (ages 6-10) 3-day camp- $135

This week our campers will be having fun with bubble art, making self portraits, drawing, painting, paper weaving, and more!


Camp #9: August 10-13

Adventures in Art! (ages 8-13) 4-day camp- $180

Campers this week will be creating art with printmaking, drawing, painting, making a mix 'n match book, creating an agamograph, and more!


Camp#10: August 17-20

Fun with Art! (ages 8-13) 4-day camp- $180

Join us at our last camp of the summer while we paint, draw, make dreamcatchers, create art with acrylic paint string pulls, paper mache, and more!

Summer Camps 2020

**Thank you for your understanding and patience while we adapt to these changes. We will be accepting registrations now for summer camps. Maximum capacities may change, and we will continue to make changes if needed and take every precaution necessary to keep everyone safe and healthy.  We will continue to keep you updated on camps and any changes being made.**