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Frequently Asked Questions about our Open Paint Classes

1. What is a Colorful Canvas Open paint class like?

We provide a relaxing setting where an artist will instruct you through painting the featured painting step by step. Our classses are geared towards first time painters (pre-sketched canvases) and also to True, Seasoned Artists (blank canvases).

2. Do I need to sign up for an Open Paint class in advance?

We offer limited seating to ensure your experience is awesome. As such, pre-registration by paying for your seat in advance is always required. Click on the Paint Class Registration tab to view our calendar of events and register online or feel free to give us a call to reserve your spot.

3. If I come with a friend or a group, can we all sit together?

Yes, please let us know who is in your group during registration to ensure you are all seated together.

4. What is the cost of an Open Paint Class session?

$30-$35 per person for Open Paint Classes

5. What is included in the price?

We provide 16”x20” Canvases, Paint, Brushes, Easels, and Aprons.

6. What should I wear?

We provide aprons for all guests. But - you should wear something that you would not mind getting paint on - JUST IN CASE.

7. What time do I need to arrive for paint class?

We suggest arriving at any pre-scheduled paint class 15 minutes early to get registered, select your paint colors, mingle, and relax before the fun starts! Classes run about 2 hours each.

8. What is your cancellation policy?

Open Paint Classes: To ensure we are able to fill your cancellation with someone off of our waiting list, we ask you to give us a 3 calendar day notice if you need to cancel your registration for an Open Paint Class. Cancellations should be made by phone or by email at There are no refunds if you have not cancelled a paint class within 3 calendar days. No refunds are allowed for no call, no shows.

Private Parties of 10 or more: See the Adult and/or Child private party tabs for the private party cancellation policy. No refunds are allowed for no call, no shows.

9. How far in advance should I book my Private party (of 10 or more)?

Birthdays, graduations, bridal showers, and other special occasion dates should be booked as early as possible. We can not guarantee that a date will remain available until you place a $50 deposit down to hold that date and time. We always suggest early planning. Private Parties are $35 per adult and last for 3 hours. Call 708-306-3058 to see if your special date is available.

*Please note - reproduction of any paintings, or variations of its likeness, from our website for personal profit (e.g., - you copy or change our painting and start to do your own paint parties for personal profit) is strictly prohibited. If you would like to reproduce or make variations of one of our paintings for personal profit - you must pay a $2,000 fee to Colorful Canvas and receive prior written authorization. If we are made aware that one of our paintings has been reproduced or changed without prior payment and authorization, you will be subject to small claims court proceedings. For authorization and release forms, contact 708-306-3058.**

**Colorful Canvas Art Parties is available to host a BYOB Adult or Child Paint Party in our Paint Studio (3612 Lincoln Highway, Olympia Fields, IL. - which is the town right next to Matteson, IL.). We also travel to most Illinois City or Suburb locations and parts of Indiana including, but not limited to: Chicago, Matteson, Country Club Hills, Hazel Crest, Crestwood, Flossmoor, Glenwood, Olympia Fields, Blue Island, Chicago Heights, Park Forest, Tinley Park, Sauk Village, Frankfort, Orland Park, Oak Forest, Dolton, Riverdale, Harvey, Calumet City, Burnham, Lansing, South Holland, Lynwood, Calumet Park, Alsip, Park Forest, Cicero, Hickory Hills, Markham, Lynwood, University Park, Richton Park, Sauk Village, Steger, Dixmoor, Homewood, Olympia Fields, Orland Hills, Palos Park, Posen, Hammond, Munster, Ford Heights, Homer Glen, Cicero, South Side of Chicago, Bellwood, Oak Park, Maywood, Pill Hill, Bronzeville, Evergreen Park, Beecher, Mokena, Monee, Kankakee, Bourbonnais, Glendale Heights, Addison, Wooddale, Itasca, Bloomingdale, Wheaton, Lisle, Glen Ellyn, Lombard, Villa Park, OakBrook Terrace, Oak Brook Terrace, Oak Brook, Oakbrook, Downers Grove, Clarendon Hills, Woodridge, Westchester, River Forest, Northlake, Elmhurst, Stone Park, Stickney, Hodgkins, Indian Head Park, Berkley, Burr Ridge, Darien, Forest Park, Franklin Park, Hillside, Hines, Lyons, Medinah, Melrose Park, River Grove, RiverSide, Roselle, Schiller Park, Western Springs, Westmont, Willowbrook, Wooddale, Thornton, Ford Heights, Mokena, Phoenix, Maywood, Highland, Schererville, Merrillville, and Oak Lawn. BYOB Painting Class, BYOB, Paint Class, Painting Class, Paint Class, Painting, Paint, Art, BYOB, BYOB Painting Party, BYOB Paint Party, Painting Party, Paint Party, Birthday Party, Bridal Shower, Bachelorette Party, Do Something Different, Do Something Fun, Something Different, Something Fun, Ladies Night, Ladies Night Out, Couples Night, Couples Night Out, Date Night, Date Night Out, Church Night, Church Night Out, Family Night, Family Night Out, Family Reunion, Girl Scouts, Boy Scouts, Arts And Entertainment, Entertainment, Adult, Children, Child, Adult Birthday Party, Child Birthday Party, Kid Birthday Party, Children Birthday Party, Kid, Illinois, Indiana, Chicago Painting, BYOB Chicago Painting, BYOB Illinois, BYOB Indiana, Bring Your Own Bottle Party, Bring Your Own Bottle Paint Party, Bring Your Own Bottle Painting Party, Travel Paint Parties, Traveling Paint Parties, Travel Paint Party, Private Party, Private Paint Party, Open Paint Party, Open Paint Class, Instructor, Teacher, Teach Painting, Acrylic, Acrylic Paint, Canvas, 16x20, Easel, Instruct, Teach, Sketch, Sketch a Canvas, Sketch and Paint, Black Owned, Woman Owned, Minority Owned, Bottles, Paint Studio, Paint Class, Paint and Sip, Sip and Paint, Sip, Wine, Wine and Sip, Sip and Wine.

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