Wine & Design Frequently Asked Questions! (Apex, NC)
Do I have to sign up in advance?
YES! Due to limited seating restrictions, registration and payment is required in advance for all public events to secure your reservation. If you cannot complete your payment online, please call 919-355-2855 to complete your registration and payment over the phone. Sign Up Online at www.wineanddesign.com/calendar/apex-nc
What precautions are we taking to prevent the spread of COVID-19?
At Wine & Design, your comfort and safety are our top priorities. In light of COVID-19, please know that we are taking extra precautions to prepare for your visit. Per Governor Cooper’s order, face masks are REQUIRED to keep our staff and other customers safe. You may take them off while eating/drinking and pop them back on so we can all enjoy some good clean fun! Prior to each class, our team members are sanitizing all tables, chairs, paintbrush handles, easels, bathroom, fixtures, and door handles. In addition, we are currently asking all guests to either wash or sanitize their hands upon arrival. And…we will have a supply of hand sanitizers, gloves, wipes available for your use throughout your class. *15-Person Limit for all In-Studio & Outdoor Events.
What is your Cancellation Policy?
All sales final, NO REFUNDS! If the class is subject to cancellation due to low attendance, you will be given a CREDIT to attend a future class. If you are sick or if there is an emergency and you are unable to attend class, please notify the studio immediately and we will add your name on file with a CREDIT, no refunds, no exceptions. Thank you for supporting small business & local artists!
What are your hours of operation?
Our Office Hours are Tuesday-Saturday between 2:00-6:00pm. Classes & Event Times vary depending on the day. Typically studio classes and events are held Tues-Fri evenings, Saturday morning/afternoon/evening. Please check our online calendar for all upcoming events and class times. We offer some Specialty Classes on Sundays. Our Office is closed on Sundays & Mondays; however, we are happy to book a private party any day of the week!
How much is is a class or party?
Prices vary depending on the type of class. Typically our canvas painting classes are $35 per adult (Tues-Thurs) and $37 per adult (Fri-Sat). Kids classes are typically $25 per kiddo. We do offer smaller canvas options for private events at a lower price point upon request. Subscribe to our weekly newsletter to stay tuned about upcoming discounts and specials! Specialty classes such as our DIY Craft Projects can vary upon pricing depending on the project.
Do you offer Take Home Paint Kits?
YES! Paint Kits are available to order on our online calendar or our Online SHOP! Cost is $25 for large canvas kits and $15 for small canvas kits. You may choose ANY painting from the Paint Kit Options. Please include your painting choices in the Order Comments. Paint Kits include traced canvas, acrylic paints, printout of painting, tips & tricks guide, color mixing guide, mixing plate, napkins, and brushes. Easels available to borrow upon special request! (Video Instruction is NOT Included for Basic Paint Kits) Paint kits are available for curbside pick-up Tues-Sat between 4:00-6:00pm.
Do you offer Paint Kits with Video Instruction?
YES! These are called “On Demand” Kits and they are available to order our Online SHOP! On Demand Kits include recorded video access of local artist teaching you step by step through the painting, traced canvas, acrylic paints, printout of painting, tips & tricks guide, color mixing guide, mixing plate, napkins, and brushes. Easels available to borrow upon special request! Paint kits are available for curbside pick-up Tues-Sat between 4:00-6:00pm.
What do you offer?
We offer Paint & Craft Parties for all ages! Public Classes are listed on our online calendar for anyone to join the pARTy, Virtual Events (also listed on our public calendar, or book a private virtual event!) Private Events, Birthday Parties, Bridal Showers, Bachelorette Parties, Baby Showers, Team Building, Outdoor Events, On Wheels (Mobile Events), DIY Craft Workshops (Chunky Blankets, Wood Signs, Wreath Making, Acrylic Paint Pouring, Wine Glass & Wine Bottle Painting, and MORE!
What are your Private Event Options & Details?
There is an 8-Person minimum for all Private Events (20-Maximum to safely practice social distancing). Pricing is $37 each for Adult Canvas Painting Parties & $27 each for Kids Canvas Painting Parties. We are willing to accommodate a lower price point with a smaller canvas option upon request. As the organizer, you may choose the Date/Time and painting/project choice depending on availability! You may reserve the entire studio to yourselves (In-Studio), or we also offer Virtual Private Parties (Includes paint kits & Live Artist Zoom instruction), Outdoor Parties and/or Mobile Events On Wheels at your venue of choice. You may pay for the event altogether or individually. Payment is required for all pre-traced canvases according to the final headcount confirmed before the event. A 2-Ticket deposit payment is required at the time of booking, nonrefundable but may be applied towards a future event. To check availability and book a private party, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 919-355-2855 during Office Hours Tuesday-Saturday between 2:00-6:00pm.
What if I like a painting/project but can’t make it that day?
It’s okay! Please contact the studio and we can sometimes move the painting to a different day upon request (depending on availability). We’re pretty flexible! Or you can choose that painting as a Take Home Paint Kit, or book a private party with that painting!
Do you take calendar requests?
YES! If you can guarantee at least 4-People, we are happy to add the painting of your choice to our public calendar any day of the week (depending on availability). Please call or email us with the painting and date/time of your choice and we’ll add it to the calendar!
Do you offer Kids Camps?
YES! At this time, we are only offering a few Art Buzz Kids Summer Camps here in Apex, NC. CLICK HERE to find a Summer Camp and register your kiddo online! *6-Person Limit for all In-Studio 2021 Summer Camps. Please check the Cary Location for Track-Out and Virtual Camp Options.
Do you offer Kids Classes and Parties?
YES! We typically offer Art Buzz Kids Public Classes every Saturday morning 11am-12:30pm, and Virtual Kids Classes Saturday afternoons 1:00-3:00pm. Pre-Registration is required due to limited seating. We also offer Kids Private Events such as Birthday Parties, Girl Scout Events, Boy Scout Events, Parent & Me Classes and more! Cost is $27 for 16×20 Canvas 1.5-Hour Painting Event, $17 for small 12×16 Canvas Board 1-Hour Events.