FAQ

EXPERIENCE NOT REQUIRED!

Come with friends or come alone and make new friends.  Our instructor will lead you step-by-step in creating the featured painting of the night.  You will be amazed as to what you can do!  Events run for around 2 hours and there is plenty of time to socialise and have a few drinks while you paint.

Are spectators welcome?

Spectators are welcome in the bar area however due to limited space only those who have purchased a ticket are allocated a seat in the painting area.

Can I BYO?

BYO is not allowed.  We sell beer, wine and cider at very reasonable prices. We can also provide mixed drinks for private functions, contact us for more information.

Is parking available?

There is free street parking available after 6pm all along Pirie Street or there is a parking garage directly above us, enter via Flinders St. Exit via the Pirie St door and turn right, we’re just a few doors down.

Are children or babies allowed?

Unless otherwise noted, our evening events are for ages 17 and above.  Ages 14 and above are welcome at our daytime events with a paying parent/guardian.

We also kindly ask that babies are not brought to any of our events. A caregiver is welcome to bring a breastfed baby in for a feed during the however we ask that they don’t remain after feeding is finished.

What is included in the cost?

The cost of the class includes a 40x50cm canvas (unless otherwise specified), all your painting materials, apron and instruction by an experienced instructor.  No food or drink is included unless otherwise specified in the event description.

Do I need to book in advance?

Yes please. Due to limited seating, booking and advance payment is required. If we have spare seats on the day of an event we will post on facebook and walk-ins will be allowed.

How many people are at each event?

We require at least 10 people to hold an event and the most we can seat is 38.

What is the cancellation policy?

Sales are final however if you are unable to make it you can transfer your ticket to someone else or reschedule for another event. A $10 transfer fee applies per booking.  Seven days notice must be given if you wish to reschedule.  If less than seven days notice is provided and the event is not sold out a 50% credit may be offered, at the discretion of management.  Credits are valid for three months. No credit will be offered with less than 24 hours notice.

We understand people get sick and unexpected things happen in life however in order for us to manage our seating and run a successful business it is important that we adhere to our policy. Thank you for your understanding.

What if I don’t know how to paint?

If you can hold a paintbrush you’ll be fine.  Most people are a lot more creative than they think. Have a glass of wine and let our artists guide you through the completion of your masterpiece. All of our projects are fun and light hearted; just relax and have fun.

What time should I arrive?

Please arrive 15 minutes prior to the class start time. After you check-in you’re welcome to grab a drink and mingle with the other participants or find a seat until the painting begins!

What should I wear?

Wear whatever you would normally for a casual night out with friends.  We will provide you with a black apron to help protect your clothing.  (Acrylic paint is water soluble but can be hard to remove from some fabrics.)