Community Events Where Critical Thinking Meets Creative Expression Upcoming Community Events Upcoming Events › Community Events No matching events listed under Community Events. Please try viewing the full calendar for a complete list of events. Events List Navigation « Previous Events Events List Navigation « Previous Events Follow us on Facebook for more! Huge shout out and thank you to Mark from Psychotic Air for speaking to our students about his professional airbrush painting business. Our students and guests left so inspired! We loved hearing about how much practice went into learning your craft AND how much extra work you continue to put in to be your best... such a wonderful message for young artists! 🎨 4 April 21, 2018 SHOW IMAGE WE NEED YOUR HELP! Today during "Artists in the Courtyard" at Western Ave Elementary School, Mr. Vinny taught character design. Each class came up with a design for a bird puppet. Why do we need your help? TO VOTE! The design with the most comments by Thursday, April 19th will win. Their character will come to life, courtesy of Mr. Vinny! Mr. Vinny will make that puppet and deliver it to the winning classroom. Comment on your favorite design to vote or comment on this post with your favorite number! Feel free to share this post with Friends and Family! Let the contest begin... 🎨 30 April 19, 2018 SHOW IMAGE Photography class is prepping for our annual Art Show... "Welcome to the Jungle"! 🎨🌴🌺🦎 Make sure to mark your calendars for Saturday, May 19th! 7 April 12, 2018 SHOW IMAGE The attached article talks about the importance of critical thinking and working with others for your child's future... why not attend summer camp "Where Critical Thinking Meets Creative Expression"! It my be snowy and cold but it is NOT too soon to start thinking about Summer Camps! 🎨😎🌞 ... Have YOU checked out our events pages for Summer 2018 Camps?!? 14 April 6, 2018 SHOW IMAGE Another place to check out all the Fox River Arts Ramble has to offer! We can't wait to host those involved that come through to check out School of ART! 0 April 6, 2018 SHOW IMAGE Ask for snarky/funny tea towels and you shall receive! Have you signed up for our Hand Painted Tea Towel Workshop on Monday 4/9 from 10am-12pm?! Make sure to leave us a message about signing up or check out our event page for more information! 2 March 28, 2018 SHOW IMAGE ARRRGGGG... Us School of ART Pirates are officially on Spring Break! Studio will be closed starting today and will reopen on Monday 4/2 with normal classes! 12 March 25, 2018 SHOW IMAGE We are getting a LOT of Spring Break questions this week... Here are the dates below: -Saturday 3/24: Classes are IN session -Sunday 3/25- Sunday 4/1: Studio will be CLOSED! -Monday 4/2: Classes will return to normal Call/text 630-338-3833 or PM us with questions! See you tonight for class🎨 5 March 22, 2018 SHOW IMAGE This is the last weekend to stock up on Girl Scout Cookies and we have Troop 1722 here at School of ART until noon!! Come by and support these great girls🍀☘️ 4 March 17, 2018 SHOW IMAGE Hand painting tea towels is SO much fun! We are having a blast prepping for our next "Me-Time Monday" on April 9th. As we prep samples, we want to hear from YOU! What do you want to see examples of? 1. Cutesy/family/home tea towels 2. Snarky/sarcastic/funny tea towels 3. Paint/design only- no sayings LET US KNOW IN THE COMMENTS BELOW! 5 March 16, 2018 SHOW IMAGE Contemporary Photography fun with lighting and portraits! Our students directed, photographed, and edited these photos. Colored lights added an extra touch! 💙💚💛🧡💜❤️ Which photo is your favorite? Comment below! 2 March 15, 2018 SHOW IMAGE Don't forget! Tonight at 7pm we have our first career workshop! Parents and students welcome... come listen to Holly, an architect from SmithGroupJJR, talk about her artistic journey into architecture and ask her anything you want to know about architecture. We can't wait to see you tonight! What do you want to ask Holly? Comment below! 3 March 16, 2018 SHOW IMAGE All right stop... collaborate and listen! We had an amazing time hosting the glass etching workshop today! Luckily we snapped a few pictures of some of the work. ... We can't wait for our April event.... Check out the "Ice Ice Baby"!!! 10 March 13, 2018 SHOW IMAGE Prepping for our next "Mommy Monday!"... what do you think we are doing?! Make your guesses in the comments below and we will reveal tonight! 7 March 2, 2018 SHOW IMAGE We had the most inspiring time last night at Ronald McDonald House near Lurie's! We did ink and watercolor lettering with patients and their families. Thank you so much to Yoli Alvin and Alyssa Alvin Foundation for Hope for getting us involved with this phenomenal opportunity... Bringing smiles to some brave faces made our day! 3 February 22, 2018 SHOW IMAGE So excited to have Amy Kuhr- Author in studio on Saturday to read to this fabulous book!!! We can’t wait to do a craft with our little friends about being uniquely YOU! .... What do you and your little ones like to do that makes you unique?! Come share with us Saturday from 4-5pm for Snacks and crafts and books... oh my! 3 February 15, 2018 SHOW IMAGE PLAY VIDEO If you can't tell by the very full room, Fundamentals of ART on Friday's from 4-5pm is FULL. Registration for this class is completely closed. If you are still interested in trying Fundamentals... you are in luck! . . . We have added a Fundamentals of ART class on Tuesday from 4:30-5:30pm! #art #schoolofART 🎨 6 February 8, 2018 SHOW IMAGE HOW CUTE are these hand print birds?!?! One of our friends in Create w/ Me really wanted to make hand print birds for his Mom and Dad and we think they all turned out amazing! Do they make anyone else miss warmer weather? Not too long until the birds will be singing again! 5 January 25, 2018 SHOW IMAGE TIME TO CELEBRATE!!! 🎉🎈🎉 Another student has been accepted to college. We could not be happier for Robert and his acceptance into Ringling College of Art and Design!! It has been an honor to watch Robert grow as an artist, and to help him along the way! We can't wait to see the amazing things you do! 🎈🎉🎨 10 January 20, 2018 SHOW IMAGE LEGO robots can make music too... what do you want to learn to program?!? Call/text or message us today to sign your child up!! 630-338-3833 5 January 17, 2018 SHOW IMAGE PLAY VIDEO Now Enrolling Summer Camps and Classes Register online or call our studio at 630-338-3833. Multi Class and Family rates available. Having trouble choosing a class? Consultations are available!!