Frequently Asked Questions
Is there an age limit for the normal public classes?
We do have kid’s specific classes, but the normal public classes have the following requirements: 13 to 17 years old with an adult; 18 years old and up. We card EVERYONE! No Observers, everyone must have a paid registration.
What do I need to bring to the class?
We've stocked the bar with wine and beer, and provide the canvas, easel, brushes, paints, and apron for the class. All you need to bring are your friends and a 'have fun' attitude! And we always have complimentary bottled water for all our painters! We DO NOT allow BYOB. (state law does not allow BYOB for beer and liquor)
Is there reserved seating?
Yes, we have your easel set up for you at your spot before you arrive for class. If you have friends attending the class that you’d like to sit by, you can let us know when you book the class or you can send us an email (…just make sure to give us at least 24 hours notice). *Private parties do not have assigned seating.
When does the next calendar get posted?
We try to post the next month's calendar around the 15th of the month. If you'd like to receive an email each month when our new calendar is posted, be sure to add yourself to our email list.
What should I wear to the class?
No dress code here...dress casual or dress up. We will provide you with an apron but painters have been known to get involved in their work of art.
What does a class cost?
For a public 2 hour class the cost is $35 per painter, 3 hour class the cost is $45 per painter. *specialty classes and discounted classes have different pricing, see Events calendar for those options
What is the cancellation policy?
Pinot's Palette cancellation policy is as follows: A full refund can occur if notification of cancellation occurs at least 48 hours before class start. You can also have the option to put the reservation on hold for a later date or transfer the reservation to another class. The reservation can be put on hold or transferred to another class if notification is received at least 24 hours before class start. Loss of payment will occur if no notification of cancellation occurs or if notification occurs less than 24 hours prior to class start. This cancellation policy applies to parties of 2 or less. For cancellation of a party of 3 or more, a minimum of one week's notice is required for a refund or to reschedule.
What days are classes held?
Classes are held on typically on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings. We also occasionally have classes on other nights during the week & on Saturday & Sunday afternoons – view our Events calendar to find out more!
When do I need to arrive for class?
We recommend you arrive 15- 20 minutes before class starts to allow time for you to get settled in and mingle before the painting starts
How do I sign up for a class?
Signing up is easy. Click the Events Calendar link to view our calendar of paintings. Select which painting you would like to paint and click "Add Painting to Cart." Follow the on-screen directions to complete the order. Contact us if you have trouble completing your order and we will walk you through the process.
Can I bring Alcohol and/or food?
NO BYOB, outside Alcohol of any kind is prohibited & strictly enforced. You can purchase wine, beer, or liquor at our bar. We have a great selection to satisfy every palate! You are welcome and encouraged to bring your own food - cake, appetizers, etc. for the event.
I don’t have any artistic talent? Will I be able to complete the painting?
Absolutely! Our artist will guide you step-by-step through the featured painting and will ensure that you stay on track to completing your masterpiece by the end of class. There are no mistakes, but Acrylic paint dries quickly, making mistakes easy to fix and perfect.