Abrakadoodle
Art-education programs

Abrakadoodle
Art-education programs

About
Founded

2002

Franchising Since

2004 (14 Years)

Corporate Address

46030 Manekin Plaza
Sterling, VA 20166

CEO

Alice Wang

Financial Requirements
Initial Investment

$37,962 - $81,812

Net-worth Requirement

$100,000

Liquid Cash Requirement

$50,000

Ongoing Fees
Initial Franchise Fee

$25,400 - $56,900

Ongoing Royalty Fee

8%

Ad Royalty Fee

1%

Financing Options

Abrakadoodle has relationships with third-party sources which offer financing to cover the following: 
franchise fee, startup costs, inventory

Veteran Incentives

10% off franchise fee

Support Options
Ongoing Support

Newsletter

Meetings/Conventions

Grand Opening

Online Support

Security/Safety Procedures

Proprietary Software

Franchisee Intranet Platform

Marketing Support

Co-op Advertising

Ad Templates

National Media

Regional Advertising

Social media

SEO

Website development

Email marketing

On-The-Job Training:

40.5 hours

Classroom Training:

40 hours

Additional Training:

20-60 hours pre-training at franchisee's location

Number of Employees Required to Run:

5 - 10

Bio
Abrakadoodle was started in 2002 by Mary Rogers and Rosemarie Hartnett. They began franchising in 2004. Today, Abrakadoodle's franchisees worldwide offer art education programs for children from 20 months to 14-years-old, as well as adults, holding classes in public and private schools, community centers and recreation departments. Children are taught a variety of art techniques, and also learn about styles, artists and art history.
Cost
Initial Investment: Low - $37,962 High - $81,812
Units
+59.9%+133 UNITS (1 Year) +107.6%+184 UNITS (3 Years)

Units (Locations)

Where Seeking Franchisees:

Franchisor is seeking new franchise units worldwide.
Franchise Financing
Using 401(K)/IRA Funds
  • Tax Penalty-Free
  • Debt Free
  • Expert Guidance
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Updated: August 1st, 2018
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