Vincent’s Eat-Paint-Love Studio frequently asked questions:
What is a Vincent’s Eat- Paint-Love Studio?
We put the ART in pARTy! EPL is a boutique paint + party studio. We host step by step guided painting sessions for every age. We have weekly classes listed on our calendar of events and we also host private parties for children and adults. No experience is necessary or needed. Whether you’re a Picasso or a Piccass- oh no, you’ll be sure to have a great time and leave with a fabulous creation!
Is Vincent’s EPL a franchise?
Vincent’s Eat-Paint-Love. Studio is a mom owned & operated small business. All of our professional artists are local women who have been with us for years. We opened our doors in 2013 as the very first Sip & Paint studio in the lower Hudson Valley, Dutchess county region and have been painting our hearts out ever since!
What classes do you offer in the studio?
The majority of what we offer is canvas painting classes for children & adults but we love to get creative in all sorts of ways! From time to time we will throw in different things including but not limited to: Wine Glass Painting, Holiday Items, Wood Signs, Ornaments, Custom Wood Trays, etc. Check our calendar and/or social media accounts to see what we have done and we have coming up! You can also book a private party doing any of these things you see on our calendar.
What are classes like for under 5?
Painting classes catering to kids under the age of 5. Bring the Kids in for some quality, creative time. Register + paint with them or hang out while they do the painting! Kids paintings are typically on 8 x 10″ canvas and guided while allowing room for them to explore their creative process.
What are Fun for all ages classes like?
Painting classes catering to all age groups with different degrees of difficulties for each. This class is taught by painting on an 11×14 canvas and is a great class to join with the whole family or a fun activity to do with friends before dinner!
How much does it cost to attend an event?
In the interest of keeping things fun and exciting in the studio, we sometimes offer creative projects outside of Canvas. Thus, the cost of an event depends on what the project is and what is included. Most adult events are around $40 (first drink on us) and Children’s around $20 but this can vary. Check the calendar for details.
What is included in the price?
We provide guided, step by step instruction as well as everything you need to create the featured painting including: paint, canvas, brushes, easels and aprons.
Adult classes includes a first alcoholic beverage or can be switched for a non-alcoholic beverage.
Kids and toddler classes includes one snack and drink for each painter!
How do I sign up?
Visit our events tab and find a day and painting that works for you! Purchase it right there.
How soon in advance do you post your events to the calendar?
We add events all the time. the best way to find out about them is by following us on Facebook!
I signed up for a class and now I can not make it, what now?
If you have purchased a ticket for a class and can not attend after all, let us know and we will put your money as a credit for another class.
Do I need to sign up in advance?
Signing up in advance is PREFERED, but walk-ins are welcome!. You can register & pay for the event right here on this website. We recommend doing so sooner than later as there is limited seating for every event. Registration typically closes 24 hours before the class is scheduled to begin. So don’t delay!
I want to purchase a Gift Certificate. What should I do?
Please e-mail us. You can pay for it via PayPal or Venmo, have us send it out to you in the mail, contactless pick up, or we can send you a digital copy to print.
I have a Gift Certificate, how do I redeem it?
In order to redeem your gift certificate just send us an email with a quick pic of your gift certificate. Let us know which event you’d like to come to and we will manually enter you into the class list.
The event I wanted to attend is SOLD OUT, what should I do?
If the event you wanted to attend is sold out, please contact us and we will do our best to fit you in.
What is your cancellation policy?
There is now a 3 person minimum for all classes. If only one person has signed up, we will have to cancel that class. Registrants will be contacted by email and given a store credit to use for any future class of equal value. We do not offer refunds but rather credit will remain on file for a future event! So bring a friend!
You will also be contacted by email if we need to close or cancel due to inclement weather. You will be given a store credit to use for any future class of equal value.
If You need to cancel, or cannot attend a class you had registered for, email us as soon as possible. If it is 24 hours before your class you will be given a store credit to use for any future class of equal value.
For Event Attendees
What should I wear to an event?
Aprons will be provided but it is best to dress to make a mess! The studio has a paint safe place to stow any coats and handbags. Vincent’s Eat-Paint-Love can not be responsible for any paint damage to your items.
What time do I need to arrive for a class?
Please arrive at your event on time or a few minutes early. We always factor in the time it takes to get settled in!
If I come with a friend or a group, can we all sit together?
Sure, we always sit groups together! Just let us know how many there are in your party when you arrive.
Do you provide the Cocktails for Sip & Paint events? We sell Beer, Wine & a variety of cocktails as well as many non alcoholic options. No outside alcoholic beverages permitted.