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Located in beautiful northwestern Wisconsin, only a short hour and fifteen minutes north of Eau Claire or two hours east of Minneapolis, the Shell Lake Arts Center in Shell Lake provides a premium arts camp and workshop learning experience for all students. Our programs and staff are well-respected nationally with some of the longest-running programs of their kind in the United States. With over 50 years of experience, the Arts Center provides a positive, safe and secure learning environment for students to further develop and explore their talents.

JUST ANNOUNCED:  Shell Lake Arts Center is offering a buddy bonus for camper referrals. Campers who refer friends will receive $50 off registration.

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Everyone who's gone to Shell Lake knows what it means when they say there's something special there. The friendships are formed in days and last a lifetime. The lessons in creativity, hard work, and performance are so valuable. Such an amazing space and experience.
 

Arista D.

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Had an amazing time at Jazz Ensemble and Combo camp, and met a lot of cool people. The staff was incredibly welcoming and helpful and overall enhanced the experience for me.
 

Austin C.

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Simply the best. Great staff.
 

Darrin W.

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Everyone who's gone to Shell Lake knows what it means when they say there's something special there. The friendships are formed in days and last a lifetime. The lessons in creativity, hard work, and performance are so valuable. Such an amazing space and experience.
 

Arista D.

Google Review

Had an amazing time at Jazz Ensemble and Combo camp, and met a lot of cool people. The staff was incredibly welcoming and helpful and overall enhanced the experience for me.
 

Austin C.

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Simply the best. Great staff.
 

Darrin W.

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