About Us Kidcreate Studio

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About Us Kidcreate Studio

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How our story
began

Once upon a time,
There was a kindergartner who was frustrated by spelling, but loved art!
So it began...

Founder, Lara Olson, started Kidcreate Studio after being discouraged by the limited art exposure her son was receiving at school. In art class, he found tremendous joy in the creative process and none of the frustrations he was experiencing in some of his other classes.

Lara understood this. She too gravitated toward art as a child. Lara believed in the power of art to teach, inspire and build self-esteem. She also understood that art makes learning fun and a fun learning environment was exactly what her son needed. Lara started a quest for art classes for her son. She searched in vain for an art studio designed just for kids that combined quality art education with a fun kid-friendly environment. Finding nothing that met her requirements, she decided to create it!

Kidcreate Studio was born!

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Portrait of Lara, drawn by her 9 year old daughter

Our Teachers

Fun, nice, enthusiastic, super-smart, creative, silly, sweet, cool, positive, awesome; our students use many words to describe their Kidcreate Studio teachers! Our teachers bring with them strong backgrounds in art, education and a passionate love of children.

Diane Greenbaum, Kidcreate Studio - Alexandria
Ma Kainnayi Ko Sun, Kidcreate Studio - Ashburn & Fairfax Station
Mufaddel Dahodwala and Khadija Lodhger, Kidcreate Studio - Bloomfield
Lindsey Danhauser & Allison Durkee, Kidcreate Studio - Chicago (Lakeview), (Oak Park)
Kristen Olosky, Kidcreate Studio - Dana Point
Lara Olson, Kidcreate Studio - Eden Prairie
Makeeka Harris, Kidcreate Studio - Fayetteville
Brian and Jennifer Collins , Kidcreate Studio - Houston (Greater Heights)
Celina and Rocio Vale, Kidcreate Studio - Johns Creek
Vanessa Cancel, Kidcreate Studio - Mansfield
Kenerly Wright , Kidcreate Studio - North Miami
Karen deWysocki, Kidcreate Studio - Newport News
Lindsey Danhauser & Allison Durkee , Kidcreate Studio - Chicago (Lakeview), (Oak Park)
Shannon Schumacher, Kidcreate Studio - San Antonio
Heather White	, Kidcreate Studio - Kansas City
Justin & Cheyenne Carroll, Kidcreate Studio - Broomfield

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Read Our Rave Reviews

Kids had a great time at Parents’ Night Out. Thank you!!
— Jody M, Posted December 5th 2022 on google
Great art studio, fun for the whole family!
— Brian Carter, Posted December 1st 2022 on google
Super cute set-up and we'll organized. We had a great first experience.
— Beth Kraetsch, Posted November 21st 2022 on google
My 5 year old daughter LOVED her morning at Kidcreate Art Studio in Alexandria. When I picked her up, she was over the moon about her creations and asking to come back every week. I'd say that's a winner. The art is nice too, which is a plus :) They worked with different media and forms - forming clay reliefs, painting...
, Posted November 11th 2022 on facebook
My daughters love these classes. Highly recommend.
— Shawna Armstrong, Posted November 9th 2022 on google
My granddaughter had a birthday party there on Sunday and they loved it. Said the staff was amazing and party was a huge success.
— Pam Damer, Posted October 31st 2022 on google
Amazing and fun place to bring your kid for fun art projects. Rosa was our teacher and was excellent!!
— Bsully0024, Posted October 28th 2022 on google
The classes here are soooo fun! My 5 year old daughter loves all of the crafts and the super nice teachers. We will be back for more and I highly recommend!
— Erin Wilson, Posted October 23rd 2022 on google
My children loved their time with kidcreate. They brought home beautiful art using different art materials.
— Padmini Yang, Posted October 23rd 2022 on google
Amazing! Both my kids loved it. First question when we get home.... "when can we do another art class??" We will definitely be back!
— Crystal Stevenson, Posted October 21st 2022 on google
A wonderful art studio! We had a mobile art party for our child’s bday. Kids Create instructors came and were organized, helpful, and terrific with young kids! I highly recommend them!
, Posted October 11th 2022 on facebook
We recently hosted my daughter's sixth birthday with her kindergarten class at Kidscreate. Having just had a baby ten days before her party, we were looking for a simple, fun birthday solution and Kidscreate delivered! The party was easy to set up and schedule. The staff on-site that day were fantastic at keeping the k...
— Christie Penn, Posted October 3rd 2022 on google
We absolutely loved the party. The teachers made it so easy for us by keeping the girls entertained and the girls had a blast! We will definitely be back for camps and classes.
— Alissa Solomon, Posted September 4th 2022 on google
We absolutely loved my daughters 9th birthday party. The teachers made it so easy for us, the parents, by keeping the girls entertained and the girls had a blast! We will definitely be back for camps and classes.
, Posted September 4th 2022 on facebook
KidsCreate Studio is a place where my kiddos look forward to go! They have a great time at the classes, enjoy the projects and love the instructors!
— Kate B, Posted September 3rd 2022 on google
My five year old had a blast making art all week at Kid Create’s summer camp!
— Mary Austin Speaker, Posted August 27th 2022 on google
It was a great experience and sign up was easy and everyone was so friendly! My daughter loved the class and we can’t wait to go back, soon.
— Lindsey Thiss, Posted August 22nd 2022 on google
Kids had so much fun and can't wait to go back!
— Jessica Peitz, Posted August 22nd 2022 on google
Excellent place to bring your kids. Great teachers. Fun, engaging experience. All our kids absolutely loved their time. We will be back.
— Vanessa B, Posted August 22nd 2022 on google
My kids had a blast! It was so nice to have a date night and know the kids were going to do something fun that they would not do at home with a sitter. They brought home 3 projects and a ton of smiles. My oldest who was skeptical at first has asked when he gets to go back!
— HEATHER MILLER WALKER, Posted August 22nd 2022 on google

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