We are located in the Broadlands Center Plaza
Q: Where are you located?
A: We are located at 43150 Broadlands Center Plaza, Suite 182, Ashburn, VA 20148. We are in the same shopping center as Parallel Wine & Whiskey Bar and Bonefish Grill. The Plaza is located right off Claiborne Parkway near the Greenway Toll.
Q: What is your alcohol policy?
A: We just received our Artist Instruction Studio License on 9/14/16....Yay!!! Therefore, with open-to-the public classes, you are not allowed to bring in your alcoholic beverages, per VA ABC. However, PWAT will be providing each guest with 2 wine tastings (5 oz. each, per VA ABC) of fine Italian wine from RWK Imports. Guests must be 21 and over to consume alcohol. A valid photo ID will be required of each guest consuming alcoholic beverages. Guests cannot give their wine tastings to other guests, per VA ABC.
Non-drinkers can bring in their choice of non-alcoholic beverages. Customers who choose not to participate in the wine tastings will not receive a discount or store credit.
Private parties are allowed to bring in their own beer or wine, at no extra charge, and an ABC license is not required, per VA ABC.
Q: What are the prices for a class?
A: The price for a 2-hour class is $40.00. The price for a 3-hour class is $50.00. Kids'classes are 1 1/2 hours and are $25.00 (12 and under). Our large canvas class (36" x 24") is $70, and our Paint Your Pet (customized painting) is $60.
Q: When do you post a new monthly schedule?
A: The calendar is posted on the 15th of every month.
Q: Will my painting be dry by the end of the night?
A: Yes, if there are a few damp places we will have hair dryers which will dry them quickly.
Q: At what time should I arrive for class?
A: 10 to 15 minutes would be great.
Q: Do you do reserved seating?
A: Yes, you must reserve in advance.
Q: Can we bring food?
A: Yes, feel free to bring in a snack.
Q: What do I wear?
A: Whatever is comfortable and you don't mind if a little paint gets on it. We will have aprons for you if you need them.
Q: Do I need a reservation?
A: Yes, all guests must reserve in advance with payment. We cannot accommodate walk in guests.
Q: Do you do private parties?
A: Yes! We can accommodate up to 32 people in our large studio and up to 14 people in our smaller studio.
Q: What size is the canvas?
A: We use a 16" x 20" inch canvas. We also have large canvas classes which are 36" x 24".
Q: What is S.O.S.?
A: Didn't finish your painting, or simply want to touch it up? Once a month, artists will be available to guide you through the rest of your painting. This event is free, but please make a reservation online so we know you are coming. Please refer to our current calendar for the next S.O.S. date.
Q: What is Painting With A Purpose?
A: In our ongoing commitment to give back to the community, Painting with a Twist proudly sponsors a monthly fundraising class - Painting with a Purpose. 50% of the proceeds from the Painting with a Purpose classes are donated to local non-profit organization. Contact us if you know of an organization that could use a little ‘Pay it Forward’.
Q: Is there an age limit?
A: 15 and older for regularly scheduled classes. We recommend age 7 and older for Family Day or morning/early afternoon classes. Please note it is the law that you must be 21 years old to consume alcoholic beverages.
Q: Can children under 12 years old paint?
A: Yes. We offer Family Days. Please check our calendar for Family Days. We recommend ages 7 and older. No alcohol is permitted during Family Day events! Private Parties are also another avenue to accommodate younger children. Please know that adult supervision is always required.
Q: Do you have a cancellation policy?
A:Yes, we require 24 hrs notice of cancellation so that we may offer your spot to another customer. A refund or store credit will be given for individuals canceling with at least 24 hrs notice. Parties of 10 or more must cancel 14 days before the date of the class. (Please leave a message if calling after hours.) No shows will not receive a refund or store credit.
Late Arrivals: If you arrive 15 minutes or more late you may not be allowed to paint and lose the registration fee. Please arrive no later than 10 minutes before the scheduled class time and we will have a blast!
BYOB is not allowed in VA. However, PWAT will be providing each guest with 2 wine tastings (5 oz. each, per VA ABC). Guests must be 21 and over to consume alcohol. A valid photo ID will be required of each guest consuming alcoholic beverages.
15 years and older for regularly scheduled classes; Age 7 and older for "family day" and kids' classes.