It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child; every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once we grow up.  -Pablo Picasso

Phone: 224-208-5707;
Offering quality and affordable art classes and programs for kids, ages 3-18.
Instruction given by professional teaching artists.


  • July ART Classes begin July 1st and end July 31st.
  • August & September: We will offer private lessons and small group classes for 3 or more by reservation only. (Click on the Private Classes link)
  • Super Summer Saturday Open Studio times are available Saturdays on the hour from noon-5 pm through August 16th.
  • Summer ART Camps run through August 13th.
    (Click on the Summer Camps link for more information)
  • Our studio is moving with Arts in Bartlett this Fall to the Bartlett Town Center-2 doors to the right of Two Toots Grill -The Train Restaurant.
  • FALL Classes begin in OCTOBER in our new studio!
    (Fall class options will post soon on our website)
  • SCOUTS: We design workshops for girl/boy scout troops to meet all art badge or patch requirements! (Click on the Scout link for more information)
  • SCHOOLS: We also offer Artreach Classes/Workshop to Schools
    (Click on Artreach link for more information about our off-site workshops)
  • Do you have a new idea or suggestion for our classes?
    Let us know, so much of what we do is suggested by YOU!

Color My World works in partnership with Arts in Bartlett (Your local Arts Council)
Located in the new Bartlett Center for the Arts in historic downtown Bartlett
118 West Bartlett Avenue, #2 Bartlett, IL 60103
(Just north of the metra to the left of the Bartlett Dental Station)
Parking available on the street and in the rear of the building.
There is free parking in the metra lots on Saturday and Sunday.