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Hands On Art Studio

3655 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, WI 54212-9454
+1 920-868-9311
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Worse than terrible!

My sister, my mom, and myself visited this shop last fall and our experience was horrendous!. There... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Franzensandy
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Rockton, Illinois
Great place and is truly hands on.

My daughter wanted to visit hands on. We took a morning to do it and we were impressed. We could... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
dcayden
,
wauwatosa
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Special Spring Break Hours 3/26-3/31 10am-5pm. Closed Easter Sunday, 4/2-4/4 10am-5pm. Then back to weekends Fri-Sun 10-5. Create Your Own Art! Paint Ceramics, canvases, wood-ware. Create Mosaics, Fused Glass Art and Metal Sculptures. $7/Daily Art Pass + Projects Cost. We have over 8,000 square feet of projects to choose from, possibilities for any budget! Open Friday - Sunday 10am-5pm; Friday 6:30pm - 10pm (Adult Night 21+) We are open on Monday 10am-5pm for project pick up only.
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fused glass” (28 reviews)
“jewelry making” (14 reviews)
“rainy day” (23 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
3655 Peninsula Players Rd, Fish Creek, WI 54212-9454
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+1 920-868-9311
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister, my mom, and myself visited this shop last fall and our experience was horrendous!. There was nothing hands on about this place! The only help we got to do the projects we chose was from an off-duty employee who was there working on...More

Thank Franzensandy
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My daughter wanted to visit hands on. We took a morning to do it and we were impressed. We could not believe all the choices there was for her to do or make something from mosaic to canvas painting, metal works. It was great. I...More

Thank dcayden
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I could not believe how impressive Hands on Art Studio was! It took me 30 minutes to decide on which art piece to do because there were so many options - painting ceramic (100+ piece options), metal working, painting canvas pictures, glass projects, mosaics, etc....More

Thank olsonae
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We have been vacationing in Door County for 25 years! Hands on Art Studio is always our rainy day thing to do. If there is no rain, we spend an evening there. It's a beautiful setting, barn and out buildings converted to various art studios,...More

Thank JinGermantown
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

My husband and I were looking for something unusual to do during our Door County Thanksgiving weekend. We found Hands-On Art Studio which helps you create an artistic item that you take home with you. We opted to make metal flowers for our garden at...More

Thank Marcy H
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Karon O, Owner at Hands On Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 21 December 2017

Thanks so much for your review! We absolutely love it when our guests leave with beautiful works they are proud of. We hope to see you again soon! Cy and Karon, Owners

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Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We went on Friday night, arrived around 8:30, and ended you doing ceramic painting. The ladies behind the desk were nice enough one young and one older. However the lady with short hair that was upstairs that was squirting paints was just terrible, and made...More

Thank Meghann K
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Had a mother/daughter weekend in Door County and stopped by here on a Sunday afternoon to paint some bird houses. Attentive and friendly staff, reasonable prices, $16 for bird house + $7 each for facility fee. Nice open and artful studio, music was a little...More

Thank TravelM79
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Karon O, Owner at Hands On Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 23 October 2017

Thank you for your review! Cy and Karon, Owners

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Reviewed 8 October 2017

A fun place to play. I tried fused glass while my husband welded a sculpture. I've worked in stained glass but, now I'm hooked on fused glass. This was my first visit and I could have stayed for a week. I especially enjoyed watching the...More

Thank charliejames2016
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Karon O, Owner at Hands On Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thanks so much for your review, we're so glad you enjoyed your time with us! Cy and Karon, Owners

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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is a complex of several buildings each devoted to different crafts : painting, metalworking, glasswork, ceramic, pottery, and I also saw spin painted t-shirts and buckets of mosaic tiles to make mosaic projects. You go in and decide what you'd like to make, get...More

Thank llilly115
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Karon O, Owner at Hands On Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you for the wonderful review, we truly appreciate it! Cy and Karon, Owners

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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

I love this place. All the people are helpful and encouraging. I tried lot of thing that I have never done before. Most turned out great. I could spend days and days here.

Thank julie68133
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Karon O, Owner at Hands On Art Studio, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Thank you so much! Encouraging and assisting our guests to try new things is exactly what we aim to do. We hope to see you again soon! Cy and Karon, Owners

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Jacob S
11 August 2016|
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Hello! We have beer, soft drinks available for purchase. Along with snacks including pizza and nachos. Feel free to BYOB and your own eats as well. See you tomorrow!
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lmsl1969
6 August 2016|
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Response from karonohm | Property representative |
Hello! The older women that Andrea C was referring to is a former employee who did not fit with the culture of Hands On. We spoke to the employee and other staff members regarding the review back in May. As far as profits... More
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Linda J
3 June 2016|
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Response from Rosemary D | Reviewed this property |
This is definitely a Hands-On place. The projects available range from novice to experienced and the prices range from a few dollars to several hundred dollars. The staff is extremely knowledgeable and helpful like a... More
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