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ARTica Studios

ARTica Studios is here to serve you.

Get creative in the Norris Underground.


Purchase Online Ahead of Your Visit!

ARTica now has an online menu available where you can order and pay ahead of a contactless pick-up. Orders can be picked up any time during ARTica's operating hours. To order any of the following items for pickup, click here.

You can order the following:

Note- If an order is completed before 5:00pm it will be ready for pick-up within an hour, otherwise the order will be ready at 12:30pm the next day we are open.

NO DELIVERIES OR SHIPPING ON ONLINE PURCHASING.  Just come by ARTica for a safe and easy contactless pick up.

 


ARTica's goal is to provide great service while keeping you safe.


Ceramic Memberships

Unfortunately we are at capacity for Spring Memberships. We hope to be able to increase our capacity in the fall to allow for more members, but we are no longer accepting applications for Spring Memberships.

Email articastudios@u.northwestern.edu if you are interested in a Fall Membership. Memberships require special approval. Quarter Memberships sign up - September 21- 25. 

Membership Details
Due to COVID 19 restrictions - You will store specific tools in your locker for your use to minimize sharing.

No more than 2 can be in the Ceramic’s Studio – It is important to use the Plan to Visit Sign up Form.

Darkroom Membership- Daily Use Purchase only!

Darkroom users must email articastudios@u.northwestern.edu requesting the use of the space.  You will receive an approval email to use the darkroom.

Note:

  1. You must reach out and receive approval before using the Darkroom
  2. You must know the basics of black and white film and print processing
  3. You will be contacted for a brief exam

ARTica provides:

Darkroom per visit (2-4 hours) cost: $20

Once approved, use the Plan to Visit Sign up Form.

Only 1 user allowed at a time in the Darkroom.    


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Location

Underground Level Map

Reserve activities and group events at ARTica!

GROUP RESERVATIONS ARE NOT ACCEPTED AT THIS TIME.

We apologize for any inconvenience.

Please email articastudios@u.northwestern.edu with any questions about events.

Prices

Banner Making

Reserve a time for banner painting here

Banner Making prices
Projects Price
Banner and Paints $22.00
Banner $15.00
Paints $10.00
String & Grommets $2.00

Paint

Reserve a time for rock and window painting here

Paint prices
Paint Projects Price
Rock Painting Supplies $85.00
Window Paints $15.00
Paint by Norris (canvas, brushes, paint) $15.00
Canvas Paint Project: 8x10 $7.00
Canvas Paint Project: 11x14 $12.00
Canvas Paint Project: 16x20 $20.00
Paddle Painting $20.00
Small Projects Paint $3.00
Washable Tempura $3.00

Paper Crafts

Paper Crafts prices
Paper Material Price
Craft Paper $0.50 per foot
Construction Paper $0.25 per sheet
Posterboard $1.25 per sheet
Cardstock $0.10 per sheet

Glaze

Reserve a time for a group event here

Glaze prices
Bisque Cost
Bisque Projects (includes bisque, glazes, and firing) $5.00-20.00
Bisque Group Projects (7+ people) $25.00 set-up fee + cost of each bisque item

DIY Services

DIY services prices
Project Cost
Custom Button Making (for 1 button) $1.00
Custom Button Making (for 3 buttons)  $2.00
Hot Laminator $2.00 / foot
Cold Laminator $1.00 / foot
Binding (any size) $1.00
Tape, Glue and Scissors (in studio) FREE

Studio Usage

Studio Usage Prices
Membership Cost Details
Ceramics Membership

$105.00 /NU

$155.00 /Non-NU (unavailable)

Includes FREE locker space and 25lbs clay. Must attend membership certification meeting. Good through March 7th. 

Ceramics 3-Day Membership (unavailable)

$45.00 /NU

$55.00 /Non-NU

Includes FREE locker space and 5lbs clay. (Additional clay is $2.50 /1 pound or $45.00 for 25 pounds).
Darkroom Photography Quarterly Membership (unavailable)

$85.00 /NU

$155.00 /Non-NU

Must pass membership quiz.
Darkroom Photography 1-Day Membership

$20.00 /NU

$25.00 /Non-NU (unavailable)

Must pass membership quiz.
Sewing Machine

In-studio: $5.00 /day

Outside studio rental: $15 /day

Sewing skills required.

Reserve the sewing machine here.

Studio Group Usage Fee (unavailable) $25.00 per day Usage fee includes free use of markers, crayons, tape, glue, pencils, ruler, tarp and clean up supplies. Reserve the space here.

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