About Us

The Lake Mills Arts Center opened up October 2nd, 2010. It is located in a vintage brick building near the Mill Pond in downtown Lake Mills, Wisconsin

Karen Ragus, founder, had a vision of creating a space where people can take workshops and classes from talented artists/teachers in numerous disciplines.

Continuing education has always been of interest to Karen. She has an art education degree from the University of Wiscosnin, Madison and a Masters degree in adult vocational education. In recent years, Karen has taken and taught numerous art workshops on a national level.