Painting it Forward
Lazy Lake Sunset
Thursday, May 28
4:00 - 6:00PM
Leave your sunscreen at home because the sun’s going down at the lake. Relax in this beautiful sunset painting that’s sure to match any décor.
Enjoy the Pinot’s Palette experience from the comfort of your home and help the St. Charles Chamber of Commerce raise money for THREE LOCAL CHARITIES! $15 dollars of every seat purchased will go to these charities:
CASA Kane County BIO:
CASA Kane County is a nonprofit volunteer organization that has been advocating for the best interests of abused and neglected children within the Juvenile Court system since 1988. CASA Kane County recruits, trains, and supervises community volunteers who serve as Court Appointed Special Advocates and Guardians ad Litem (CASA/GAL) for children who are in court due to abuse, neglect or private guardianship. CASA Kane County’s 230 CASA/GAL volunteers are serving over 600 children throughout Kane County annually.
Literacy Volunteers of Fox Valley BIO:
Literacy Volunteers Fox Valley was established in 1986. Their mission is to help individuals in the region acquire and validate the literacy skills that they need to function more effectively in contemporary U.S. society. They want to equip and empower individuals who are otherwise unable to participate fully in our community. Through trained volunteers, staff and the generosity of our many supporters they offer one-to-one tutoring focusing on reading, writing, speaking and understanding in English.
Not All Wounds Bleed BIO:
Not All Wounds Bleed is a non-profit agency which was founded in 2015. Their mission is to create a centralized database of information and resources. As part of this mission they want to help everyone coping with PTSD by helping to raise awareness about PTSD and in doing so hopefully break the stigma surrounding this disorder.
Register now for this live, virtual event. Our professional artists will guide you step-by-step through the project. The experience is completely interactive - you’ll be able to ask the artists questions throughout the event.
You will receive a paint at home kit that includes a 16"x20" canvas, paint brushes, paint, disposable apron, water cup, palette plates, paper towels and a link to join the live interactive class from your home.
This take home art kit is available for pick up at the studio the day of the event from 11:00 AM until 3:00 PM. If you need to make special arrangements, please call the studio at 630.338.0278.
If you would like to add any take-home paint kits or check out our already painted gifts, first click the register button on this event and then click "Shop" in the main navigation menu or visit https://www....tcharles/shop and add the product to your cart.
The Perfect Night Out
Enjoy drinks, upbeat music and hanging out with your favorite people while you paint! It's as fun for first-time painters as it is for experienced artists.
From the moment you walk in, the mood is light, the music is fun and the conversation comes easy!
Easy to Do
You don't need to be a seasoned painter — we make it easy for everyone to find their inner artist!
You'll get seats with all your friends, even if you book separately. Just tell us your friends' names when you register.
Paint Your Way
There's no rule that says you have to follow the artist's steps. It's your art, so paint it however you like!
Frequently Asked Questions
Check out our FAQs to learn more about what to expect from your Pinot's Palette experience or feel free to call the studio to speak to a member of our staff.
How do I sign up for a class?
It's as easy as clicking on "Find A Location" at the top of the screen, select your location, and click the "View Full Calendar" link. This will display the calendar for that location. Select which painting you would like to paint and click "Add 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.
What do I need to bring to class?
We provide the canvas, easel, brushes, paints, and apron for the class. We have a bar where you can purchase beer and wine. You are welcome to bring your own appetizers. There will be bar snacks available to purchase.
Is there an age limit for the public classes?
Yes, we are an art entertainment studio. We do have kid’s specific classes, but the normal public classes have the following requirements: 14 to 17 years old with an adult at afternoon and evening classes. Must be 21 to purchase alcohol. Check our calendar for kids classes where the age requirement is six and up. We recommend six and up for our Open Studio Events.
What is the cancellation policy for public classes?
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 two or less. For cancellation of a party of three or more, a minimum of one week's notice is required for a refund or to reschedule.
I don't have any artistic talent. Will I be able to complete the class?
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.