Dillman’s Creative Arts Foundation

Since 1934, family owned Dillman’s Bay Resort, in the beautiful Wisconsin Northwoods, has met the vacationing public’s changing needs in a classic vacation paradise. Dillman’s offers the ever popular family vacation amenities such as, a full marina for a variety of water sports, tennis courts, children’s playground, four beaches, picnic grounds, nearby golf and plenty of space to relax.

To provide more options for family member’s pleasure, Dillman’s Creative Arts Foundation (DCAF), a non-profit organization, was formed in 1978. The 2015 Workshop Schedule offers over 40 internationally known instructors teaching courses in watercolor, oil, acrylic, pastel, and more in state-of-the-art lakeside studios.

Workshops vary in length and cost from one day to six days. They start at $70 per day and average $625 per six days. Please take a moment to look over the 2015 Creative Workshop schedule and what the workshop fees include.

Come and enjoy a creative vacation

All of Dillman’s accommodations have cooking facilities meal preparation and snacks. Your resident fee includes a Sunday reception, Sunday dinner to meet all of the artists in residence, and a midday Friday champagne celebration of your accomplishments. Box lunches will again be available, by a caterer, each day at the Sand Bar for an additional charge. Dillman’s staff will also help to organize several “DINE AROUND” dinner options and carpooling to sample some of the local cuisine at some of our excellent local restaurants.

A six night workshop package fee, Sunday – Friday, consists of:

  • One dinner, welcome reception and farewell toast
  • Cozy lakeside cabins, contemporary motel units
  • Instructor tuition fees, model fees where required
  • Excellent 24 hour state-of-the-art studio time
  • Use of the resort’s recreational facilities and a free pontoon ride
  • Rhinelander airport shuttle service for a fee
  • Shorter workshop packages vary slightly. Please refer to individual class itineraries for specifics.

Non-workshop participants (PALS) are encouraged to enjoy the full resort amenities, while the student studies, for $50 per night for accommodations. Meals are additional. Children under 12 are half rate. There are also day student rates and partial, need-based, tuition scholarships available.

Please call 715-588-3143 or email if you have any questions or would like request our resort color brochure.

To sign up for a class, please call or you may download and mail/scan our "Workshop Interest Form." (Filling out the form does not guarantee your space in the workshop. Once Dillman's receives the form we will be in touch with you to confirm your space.)

 



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