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Wheelhouse Studios

Your Creativity Outlet on Campus

Wheelhouse Studios is an open art studio located in the lower level of Memorial Union. With three versatile workspaces, flexible studio designs, drop-in art opportunities, and classes for enthusiasts and first-time artists alike, it’s easy to engage in the arts at Wheelhouse.

Classes include drawing, painting, ceramics, glass art, jewelry, dance, cooking, music, printmaking and fabric arts. Wheelhouse Studios is your creative outlet in the heart of campus.

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Wheelhouse Art Kits

Wheelhouse Studios has created art kits to share this season! Now available on the Terrace Store.

A great gift for those who like to work with their hands, get creative at their own pace, or want a project they can make with a group of friends! 

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Wheelhouse Art Kits

Workshops & Courses

Channel your creativity from the comfort of your own home with virtual courses taught by Wheelhouse instructors.

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Workshops & Courses

Studio information

We're open! 12-10pm, Monday-Sunday

**NOTE** WhS will be closed starting Monday, December 20th at 5pm and will re-open on Monday, January 18th at 12pm - Thank you!

Our hours from January 18-23 will be 12pm-6pm.

Access is FREE for UW-Madison students | Studio passes are available for UW Fac/Staff

All patrons are required to sign-in at the front desk.
*Please note: this is self guided work, there is no instruction during open studio hours.

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Gift the Union Experience!

A Wisconsin Union gift card is valid throughout Memorial Union - treat your friends and family to a Wheelhouse workshop with dinner and beverages!

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Wheelhouse Studios At Home

Feeling creative and looking for something to do? Check out these art projects you can make at home with typical school and household supplies!

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Wheelhouse Studios At Home
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