See below a listing of the Visual Resident Partner Artists at The Dole. Contact them directly for commissioned work, classes, or to schedule a time to meet them, view their work or tour their studio. If you are interested in having your own artist’s studio at The Dole, please call 815.455.8000.



Inspired by vivid colors and the story that a photo tells you. A picture is a memory and yet memories fade they are relieved when we look back at the wonderful things life has given us and taken away. STUDIO: C

Ashley Rufino Photographer

Genre: Visual

Specializing in contemporary portraits, personal branding, and fine art weddings.

As a boutique portrait studio, we pride ourselves in a personal and transformative experience.  Once you book your session, we personally design a session for you. From a wardrobe consultation to session preparation, there are no surprises so we can focus on giving you the best and most relaxed portrait experience–a professional makeover and the celebrity experience for one day.


Leann Campbell – Bit of a Boost

Genre: Visual

Boosting Student Success with Strategies and Support – Academic tutoring and enrichment for students K-8, with Math & Writing Support for Students High School – College. STUDIO NUMBER: 217



Art classes for ages 4 to adult. Draw, paint, sculpt, sew, and make digital art! Make our studio your creative space, and enjoy art classes, workshops, paint parties, summer camps and more. STUDIO NUMBER: Highland House

Truly Sublime Photography - Jillian Plaminek

Genre: Visual

Capturing Moments Worth Remembering | Truly Sublime Photography’s mission is to create lasting memories with passion and enthusiasm, in a way that has never been captured and is also determined to handle each and every guest in a family like manner. STUDIO NUMBER: 301/303