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Address: 6459 130th Avenue, Fennville, MI 49408
Phone Number:
+1 269-857-5566
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Hours:
Fri - Sun 10:00 - 18:00
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
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Make your own art in an 1880's barn! Ceramics, mosaics, glass fusing,...

Make your own art in an 1880's barn! Ceramics, mosaics, glass fusing, jewelry, Potters wheel and silk/wood/glass/canvas painting. 800 different projects for adults and children, open rain or shine, no reservations necessary. Open everyday in the summer, and seasonally adjusted hours in the spring and fall. Closed in the winter.

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Fun creative place!

My husband and I went to the Art Barn yesterday as part of our anniversary celebration. We spent a few hours here creating a mosaic masterpiece. We can't wait to go back and take... read more

Reviewed 13 September 2016
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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17 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016

My husband and I went to the Art Barn yesterday as part of our anniversary celebration. We spent a few hours here creating a mosaic masterpiece. We can't wait to go back and take our teenage boys. It would be a great place to spend an afternoon with the girls, significant other or family (even young children).

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Thank xantam
Holland, Michigan
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18 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

I have visited this place about a half dozen times and love it so much. My 8 year old loves it, my friends love it. My family loves all of the homemade gifts. Even if you don't consider yourself crafty or creative, there are tons of ideas around to get you going. The staff is fabulous - there if you... More 

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Thank Lori S
Grand Blanc, Michigan
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58 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

My girlfriend and I spent a wonderful afternoon at the Art Barn. We chose projects and got to work creating things just for fun! There is a wide variety of projects you can choose from - ceramics, mosaics, glass, bead work, etc. The staff is there to answer questions and set you off in the right direction, but then it... More 

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Thank MommyJ2013
Freeport, United States
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112 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2016

Our family spent two separate days at the Art Barn - crafting to our hearts content. Some made mosaic projects, some ceramics and others melted glass projects. All levels are treated wonderfully by the owners and we wish we lived closer!

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Thank Timothy J
Plymouth, Indiana
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48 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

We took 3 kids, ranging in age from 8 to 14, and they all had a blast! There's so many different projects to do - you can spend a lot or a little, both money and time! The staff was extremely helpful and friendly. Definitely fun for all ages, can't wait to go again!

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Thank Sheila U
Hillsboro, Ohio
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55 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2016

We spent an afternoon making a creation of our own to take home! Such a great experience and good idea for any tourist area!

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Thank MrsKKC
Rockford, Illinois
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19 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 June 2016

We went to Michigan for a weekend trip and celebrate our 2nd wedding anniversary and found this fun place. We both enjoying doing art stuff so this was up our alley. Take your time to figure out what you want to do. There is so many things to choose from, We decided to do a mosaic tile. You really get... More 

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Thank kmbrly5560
Cincinnati, Ohio
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2015

This lovely barn is crammed full of creative opportunities! Ceramics, mosaics, glass fusing! Bring your creative ideas & all the supplies are provided. My daughter chose a ceramic shark to paint. I did a coaster in a wooden frame for my reading table. There was a family there painting a huge ceramic pig for their baby's bedroom. Also, a whole... More 

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Thank Ann C
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91 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 October 2015

I first off, liked the location of the Express Yourself Art Barn, it was farther away from town, so you get to drive through the countryside and see beautiful sites. There wasn't a lot of instruction when you walk in and it can get a little crowded. You are able to choose from a variety of different ceramics and other... More 

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1 Thank Elizabeth R
artbarngirl, Owner at Express Yourself Art Barn, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience in The Art Barn! I'm happy that you and your brother had a great time. And you are right, sometimes when it is super busy it is hard for us to greet each customer when they arrive. I'll do my best to make that part of the Art Barn experience better in the future.... More 

Toronto
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47 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2015

On a recent trip to the Saugatuck/Douglas region we dropped in for a day of creativity at the Express Yourself Art Barn. No appointment necessary and there is a variety of mediums to chose from. In addition, there are projects for all ages and all levels of experience. As a matter of fact my husband glazed a turkey platter for... More 

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artbarngirl, Owner at Express Yourself Art Barn, responded to this review

Wow! Thank you so much for the kind words, and I am thrilled that you had a great time. Until the next visit, best wishes... More 

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