Location and Hours of Shane McDonald Studios

Visitors are welcome!  If you're interested in visiting, please give Shane a call: (770) 218-0676 or E-mail: shane@shanemcdonaldstudios.com


As a studio operated by one person, hours can be irregular. However, Shane does keep hours as posted on Yelp.com. Any time away should be indicated there as well. The best way to ensure you don't miss him, make an appointment with a call or Email.

tel: (770) 218-0676
e-mail: shane@shanemcdonaldstudios.com

Map and Directions

The Artisan Resource Center is somewhat hidden behind the small furniture store on Cobb Parkway South. If coming from Wylie Road, it's hidden behind the Marietta Commercial Plaza.

Artisan Resource Center
585 Cobb Pkwy S, Studio K1 (and K2)
Marietta, GA 30060

Driving Directions

South (Main) Entrance from Cobb Pkwy
view of Artisan Resource Center Sign on Hwy 41 at 585 Cobb Pkwy S
View from Cobb Pkwy South: the furniture store on the left is cropped-off
view of Artisan Resource Center main drive to main entrance
View of the driveway from Cobb Pkwy South past the furniture store
view of red door at Artisan Resource Center Sign main entrance
View of the parking spots in front of the main entrance door (red). Parking is also allowed along the driveway curb.


  1. From I-75 use exit 263 at South Marietta Parkway (Hwy 120 Loop South)
  2. Head West toward Kennesaw State University's Marietta Campus.
  3. Make a left on Wylie Road less than a quarter-mile from I-75.
  4. Make a right into the 4th driveway on right where you'll see a small sign to the Artisan Resource Center.
  5. Drive along the alley behind the Marietta Commercial Plaza where you'll see the gray Artisan Resource Center building. Though unmarked, this alley way is called Church Road SE on Google maps.
  6. Keep straight until you see the main entrance sign for the Artisan Resource Center on the building.
  7. Walk in, and the studios will be at the end of the hall by the bathrooms.


  1. At 585 Cobb Parkway S, turn into the south side driveway of the Furniture store, about 1 mile south of the Big Chicken. This is about one block south of the Hwy 120 South Marietta Parkway Loop. (See #6 above for the remaining directions.)
  2. -OR- for large deliveries, turn into the north side driveway between the new building and furniture store. Courtyard parking is on the right, and the door for studio K1 is in the inside corner on the right.
  3. -OR- Turn eastbound on South Marietta Parkway, then make a right on Wylie Road. (See #4 above for the remaining directions.)


  1. Take exit 261 at Delk Road/GA-280 from I-75 N and head west
  2. Continue on GA-280 S past Franklin Road and take the exit ramp to U.S. 41 S
  3. Turn right onto U.S. 41 heading north and drive 1.1 miles
  4. Turn right into the driveway just a few businesses past the McDonalds and just before the furniture store
  5. For large deliveries, Studio K1 can be easily accessed from the courtyard parking area to the right and behind the furniture store. The door is in the right inside corner.
Courtyard Entrance (drive between new building and Furniture store)
view of Artisan Resource Center courtyard entrance and parking
Shane McDonald Studios has a back "courtyard" entrance between the new building and the furniture store just beyond Beads by Design.
view of Artisan Resource Center courtyard parking area
Visitors can park here if there's no parking in the South Main Entrance.
The door to K1 is usually locked when Shane is teaching.
Shane McDonald Studios (studio K1 and K2)
located inside the Artisan Resource Center (red dot).