No matter what the occasion - creative birthday parties, DIY baby or bridal showers, unique bachelorette parties, or just fun nights out with friends - events in our art studios are unforgettable.
Create, have fun, and leave the work to us! Choose from a variety of projects. Each workshop takes place in a studio classroom in our art center, lasts about 2 hours, leaving extra time for your own celebrations.
(Looking for an event space for weddings, birthdays and private celebrations? We also host larger parties at Lillstreet Loft.)
For each custom party, we provide:
- A private studio in our art center for up to 3 hours
- Knowledgeable, professional instructors leading your hands-on art workshop
- All art supplies (including aprons)
- The option to bring your own food and drink
- A great time for all!
Custom art party pricing:
Choose a workshop!
All of our art party workshops are designed to be fun group experiences in one of our professional studios. Choose one workshop for the event, and everyone in your party will create a one-of-a kind item to take home. Some of our most popular parties include:
METAL & JEWELRY STUDIO - During this hands-on workshop, you’ll create beautiful jewelry out of copper, brass or silver. Learn beginning metalsmithing techniques of stamping, saw-piercing, texturing, hammering and how to work with wire to create the perfect accessories for the wedding day or every day.
SCREEN PRINTING STUDIO - Combine your ideas and color choices with our expert instruction and learn the art of screen-printing on fabric - including scarves, tea towels, totes or onesies for baby! We also offer the option to customize your own images with a Lillstreet designer!
CERAMICS STUDIO - Learn the art of hand building and glazing ceramics! Our most popular options include mugs, plates, bowls, vases and cake plates. Finished work will be fired in state-of-the-art kilns and ready for pick up in two to three weeks.
GLASS STUDIO - For smaller groups of up to 8, come get fired up with glass bead making! Learn basic torch techniques, shaping, heat control and color basics while creating simple, decorative bead shapes.
AND MORE! Lillstreet can customize your event in any studio - including drawing, painting, printmaking, digital fabrication and photography.
Get your party started!
No two art parties are the same at Lillstreet. Your experience will be uniquely planned and customized for your group. Contact our events team today to get started planning your unforgettable event. Submit your request using this Event Request Form or call us at 773-769-4226.
If you're planning a slightly larger event, our private event space Lillstreet Loft is available for event rentals, corporate meetings and weddings.
LILLSTREET ART CENTER
4401 N. Ravenswood Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640