See below a listing of the Visual Resident 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, contact Jody Fields, Business & Accounting Manager at jfields@thedole.org or call 815.455.8000 ext 102

CREATIVE ARTS, INC.

GENRE: VISUAL

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: Highland House

M. A. Tailor Fine Art Studio - Michelle Mathis

GENRE: VISUAL

M. A. Tailor specializes in oils and mixed media. The majority of her works focus on age related subject matter from nostalgia to decay. For more information, please visit her website.

STUDIO: 205

Savannah Kleiner

GENRE: VISUAL

Mixed Media & Mural Artist

STUDIO: 217

n2 Publishing - Zach Zentner

GENRE: VISUAL & WRITER

Lakewood Life Magazine, and Wynstone Life

STUDIO: 317

R. A. Pitchford - Royal Pitchford

GENRE: VISUAL & WRITER

Communications consultant, writer, and photographer helping business and community leaders inform and influence consumer, employee, and member audiences in financial services, manufacturing, and community affairs. 

Specialized communications include: 

  • Marketing and product launch communications
  • Employee relations and workplace issues
  • Financial literacy
  • Sensitive, often urgent messages

STUDIO: 216