Below are frequently asked questions. Please click on each question below in order to view the answer. If you still have additional questions, please contact us!
How do I book a paint party?
1. From the booking page, check the availability calendar for your requested date 2. Submit your booking fee payment. 3. You will be redirected to the booking request form. Submit your booking form by entering the details for your party 4. You will receive a confirmation email within 24-48 hours with next steps. 5. You are then expected to send out the Guest Reservation Fee link to all of your guests and your payment deadline. Your booking is not complete until your party has been paid in full. All invited guests should pay their guest reservation fees at least 7 days in advance. Click here if you are ready to book: Submit Booking Request
Why do I have to pay a deposit?
The initial deposit of $75 locks in your date, covers a convenience fee ($15), your discounted cost to paint ($25) and the initial travel expense ($35) up to 15 miles each way of Mountain Island Marketplace. If you are paying for your guests, the payment is due in full at the time of booking. *There is an additional traveling fee for parties located more than 15 miles from our location. An invoice will be sent separately*
what is included in the guest reservation fee?
Each additional painter pays a reservation fee of $40 , Party Guests Click Here (for groups larger than 6). For groups of 6 or smaller, the RSVP fee is $50 per person. Your fee includes your exclusive paint instructor, a keepsake wine glass, complimentary wine, as well as all supplies needed to create your painting. This includes , paint brushes, table top easels, 16x20 inch canvas, aprons, table cloths to protect your tables, and step by step guidance in order to create your painting. Don't forget, your painting is yours to keep! ***Please note: There is no additional charge for wine, it is just an added perk. Choosing not to have wine does not affect your price.
How many people can attend my event?
We can currently accommodate up to 50 guests. You are expected to have the necessary number of seats and table space for your guests. Our easels are table top and do require tables. We can provide up to 12 seating spaces for an additional chair and table rental fee. If you wish to have more than 50 guests, please let us know and we will be sure to accommodate. While there is no minimum, there is a change in price for smaller groups. Each additional painter pays a reservation fee of $40 , Party Guests Click Here (for groups larger than 6). For groups of 6 or smaller, the RSVP fee is $50 per person.
Do I have to pay for my guests or can I just pay for myself?
No you do not have to pay for your guests. Each person can pay individually. We do have the option for discounted group payments as well. If you are paying for all guests, payment in full is due at the time of booking. Invited guests can pay individually here:Pay Guest Reservation Fee
What if my guests miss the payment deadline & still wish to attend the party?
If you expect last minute guests, please let us know in advance. We will bring extra supplies and your extra guests can pay the at the door price of $50 using cash or card at your event.
****Please note that your paint party is subject to cancellation without reimbursement if the minimum of 10 party guests (including the party host) have not yet paid their reservation fees 7 days PRIOR to your party date.****
What if I don't see a painting in the gallery that I like?
No problem at all! Check out some ideas here: Easy Painting Ideas Just let us know in your booking request form or send us an email at least 2 weeks prior to your event letting us know what you want to paint. We will get it painted for you and an image will be sent prior to your party to make sure you are satisfied. You may be billed an additional $40 for a special request.
How long does a paint party last?
They typically last between 2-3 hours. There is typically a short break included. Please make sure your guests arrive on time as we will start promptly.
What kind of paint will we use? What should I wear?
We use water based acrylic paint. It is completely non-toxic and washes off skin very easily with soap and water. However, the paint does tend to stain clothing and we suggest wearing clothes you would not mind getting colorful. We do supply aprons but Lace Sip and Paint is not responsible for damaged clothing.
What if I am hosting an event and have to make a change or cancel?
If you are hosting the party and you need to cancel or reschedule, you must do so 2 weeks prior to the party in order to reschedule without losing out on any payments toward your party. There is also an additional deposit due in order to block off a different day on our calendar. Just send an email to email@example.com call/text (980)-292-5223 and we can reschedule.
What if I can't make it to the event and I already paid? Do I get a refund?
Your payment upfront covers the cost of your materials for the event to which you were invited. We do apologize, but we are unable to offer refunds. Please plan to attend once your reservation fee is paid.
Where is your studio located?
Sorry! We do not currently have a studio, nor do we provide the location for your paint party. We are mobile, we come to you at your convenience. You name the location and we will meet you there! Check for local venues in the area. You will be responsible for the venue fee for your chosen location. Try Noda@28th or PremierEventsCLT
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