LARA OPENED THE 1st KIDCREATE STUDIO IN 2008.

Little did she know what her passion for helping children in Eden Prairie, MN would eventually grow into.

LARA OPENED THE 1st KIDCREATE STUDIO IN 2008.

Little did she know what her passion for helping children in Eden Prairie, MN would eventually grow into.

Arts and Crafts Franchise

IN THE SPRING OF 2007…

Founder, Lara Olson, started the first Kidcreate Studio Arts and Crafts franchise location after experiencing frustration over the limited art exposure her children were receiving in school.

She wanted to create a special art studio designed just for kids that combined high-quality art education with a comfortable, kid-friendly environment.

2007:

Kidcreate Studio is Founded

2008:

1st Studio – Eden Prairie, MN

2008:

On-The-Go Studio Division Launched

2013:

2nd Studio – Woodbury, MN

2016:

Decision to Paint the States

2017:

Fayetteville, NC & Dallas, TX

Craft Franchise

IN THE SPRING OF 2007…

Founder, Lara Olson, started the first Kidcreate Studio Arts and Crafts franchise location after experiencing frustration over the limited art exposure her children were receiving in school.

She wanted to create a special art studio designed just for kids that combined high quality art education with a comfortable, kid-friendly environment.

2007:

Kidcreate Studio is Founded

2008:

1st Studio – Eden Prairie, MN

2008:

On-The-Go Studio Division Launched

2013:

2nd Studio – Woodbury, MN

2016:

Decision to Paint the States

2017:

Fayetteville, NC & Dallas, TX

Art Franchise Opportunities
“The financial success has been great, but what I am most proud of is filling such a big hole in society.”

Lara Olson

KIDCREATE STUDIO FOUNDER

Portrait of Lara, drawn by her 9 year old daughter.

Art Studio Franchise
Kids Art Studio Franchise
Children's Franchise Opportunities
“The financial success has been great, but what I am most proud of is filling such a big hole in society.”

Lara Olson

KIDCREATE STUDIO FOUNDER

Portrait of Lara, drawn by her 9 year old daughter.

“The financial success has been great, but what I am most proud of is filling such a big hole in society.”

Lara Olson

KIDCREATE STUDIO FOUNDER

Portrait of Lara, drawn by her 9 year old daughter.

Franchise Children's Activities
Kid Friendly Franchises

THE STORY BEHIND

OUR SUCCESS

It all started with a boy named Jake who loved art. When Kidcreate Studio Founder, Lara Olson, found out her son Jake was only getting one hour of art a week, she began a journey to bring greater accessibility of art to children all across the country.

Watch our video to learn all about the beginnings of our unique arts and crafts franchise concept.

Birthday Party Business Opportunities

MEET YOUR

SUPPORT TEAM

Arts and Crafts Franchise

LARA OLSON

FOUNDER & CHIEF CREATIVE OFFICER
Craft Franchise

BRENT DOWLING

PRESIDENT
Art Franchise Opportunities

MIKE EDWARDS

CHAIRMAN
Art Studio Franchise

KAREN HANSEN

TRAINING DIRECTOR
Kids Art Studio Franchise

CINDY REINERS

MARKETING DIRECTOR
Children's Franchise Opportunities

LOREN BONTRAGER

REAL ESTATE DIRECTOR
Franchise Children's Activities

BRYN CASEY

COMMUNICATIONS DESIGNER
Birthday Party Business Opportunities

JENN DAY

DIRECTOR OF FINANCE
Kid Franchises Entertainment

KYLE CHRISTIE

DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
Kids Art Studio Franchise

Find out more about our children’s arts and crafts franchise!

READY

TO START?

Whether you’re a first time entrepreneur or have a seasoned business acumen, if you have a passion for children and bettering your community, we’d like to hear from you.

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READY TO START?

Whether you’re a first time entrepreneur or have a seasoned business acumen, if you have a passion for children and bettering your community, we’d like to hear from you.

Name*

Email*

Mobile Phone*

State*

Zip Code*

*Required