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.


  • Summer ART Classes begin on July 1st. Registration still open.
    (Click on the Summer Class link for more information)
  • Summer ART Camps begin on July 7th. Registration still open.
    (Click on the Summer Camps link for more information)
  • July 19th, Family Field Trip to the Art Institute in Chicago sponsored by Arts in Bartlett! (Click on the event link for more information)
  • Arty Party Birthday Party dates are available in July & August.
    (Click on Arty Party Birthday link for more information)
  • Fall Classes begin after Labor Day (Will post soon)
  • We design workshops for girl/boy scout troops to meet all art badge or patch requirements! (Click on the Scout link for more information)
  • Private lessons and small group art lessons for 3 or more are available by reservation. (Click on the Private Classes link)
  • 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.