Out of Town Student Information
For students flying in: Ontario International Airport is the closest airport—just a 20 minute drive to the ART BOX Studio.
New Double Tree Hotel, 555 Foothill Blvd., Claremont, CA 91711, just a 5-minute drive from ART BOX Studio, is recommended. For reservations call 1.800.222.8733. Mention the ART BOX Studio workshops, name of the teacher and date of the workshop to receive your special hotel rate—reservation must be made one month prior to arrival.
ART BOX Studio is only a 45-minute drive from central Los Angeles and less than 20 minutes away from the Ontario International Airport. We are right next door to Claremont, the home of Millard Sheets and Milford Zornes who, with their friends, founded the California Watercolor Style and influenced how we paint watercolor today.
Just 20 minutes away visit the famous outdoor shopping center, Victoria Gardens, movie theatres, great shopping, and fabulous restaurants.
There are plenty of local interests waiting for you to discover such as Claremont Village with quaint shopping, galleries, seasonal and monthly art walks, and a selection of delicious restaurants. Or Catch an art film at Claremont’s Laemmle’s Claremont 5 theatre at 450 W Second Street, phone 909.621.5500.
You might want to take in the Claremont Colleges art galleries, taste some local wine at Phillipe Winery or for some fresh air and local scenery, nearby Mt. Baldy Resort. And Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden is just 5 minutes away.
Whatever your interests, come paint, meet new friends and enjoy the wonderful California weather in beautiful Claremont, rated one of the best places to live!