Studio Access

Printmaking and Ceramics Studio Access Programs

Studio Access programs are specifically tailored for those in the Cook County community who are interested in working in the printmaking and/or ceramics studios.

Questions on Ceramics Studio Access programs? Contact the Ceramics Studio Manager, Brett Monahan: ceramics@grandmaraisartcolony.org

Ceramics Studio Punch Cards are NOW AVAILABLE
for purchase
for the May – August session.

Ceramics Studio Access Programs

Cohort Artists | Open to experienced potters or ceramic artists looking for space to develop their work.
  • $175 per month
  • 1 year membership with option to renew for two additional years
  • 24/7 studio access with individual wheel and shelving space
  • Mentoring support
  • Opportunity to show work during Art Along the Lake

Based on availability, applications open Spring of 2024 for a July 1, 2024, start date.

Studio Access Punch Card | Open to those with foundational to advanced clay experience who are able to work independently in the studio.
  • $200 for 10, four-hour studio uses
  • Access to shared studio space equipped with wheels, slab roller, table, etc.
  • Good for a four-month session
    • September- December; January- April; May- August
  • Opportunity to fire for an additional fee based on square cubic inches

STUDIO ACCESS PUNCH CARD FAQS FOUND HERE

Firing Access Punch Card | Open to potters and ceramic artists with a home studio but who need access to  cone 6 electric firing.
  • $225 for 8 firings
  • Good for both bisque and glaze firings
  • Good for 12 months
    • October – September

FIRING ACCESS PUNCH CARD FAQS FOUND HERE

See the Ceramics Studio page here to learn more about the studio equipment and residency opportunities.

Printmaking Studio Access Program

One to Five-day Rentals | Open to any printmaker with experience working in a print studio and on the equipment requested to use.
  • $35 per day for 1 – 2 days
  • $25/day for 3 – 5 days

See the Printmaking Studio page here to learn more about the studio equipment and residency opportunities.

Note: the Art Colony is building out a punchcard program for the Printmaking Studio as well and anticipates launching that program in 2024.

Questions on Printmaking Studio Access programs? Contact the Art Colony: info@grandmaraisartcolony.org

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