Frequently Asked Questions

What is the difference between your parties and classes?

Parties/events are hosted by a customer who chooses the type of project and invites guests. Classes are predetermined by me and are narrow in focus and scope to a specific art/design technique.

Where are parties held?

The location is decided by the host(ess).

Where are classes held?

Classes are held at a local Colorado Springs store. 5525 Library Lane CS CO.

Is there a minimum/maximum # of guests for a party/event?

Yes. Minimum is 5 guests. There is no maximum number of guests but additional fees apply for parties/events of 20+ guests.

What is the host responsible for providing for the painting portion of the party/event?

Location, tables and chairs. All other supplies for the completion of the painting project are provided by Shelby Thomas Designs.

What is the cost?

Because each party/event is unique and chosen by the host, the cost varies. Typical cost per person ranges between $30-$45. Children event costs per person range between $15-$25.

Can my guests choose between different projects in one party?

Yes. Up to 3 different designs can be available for wood cut out projects. Canvas paints and mixed media projects are 1 design per party.

Is a down payment required?

Yes. It is based on size of event, and a down payment is required to reserve date/time.

How long are parties?

Based on project chosen, typical painting time is 2-3 hrs with set up 1 hour prior to time guests are to begin painting.

How far in advance do I need to book a party?

I recommend 3 weeks in advance to ensure delivery of chosen project materials.

How far are you willing to travel for a party?

60 miles one way from Monument, CO. Up to 120 miles one way from Monument but additional fees will apply.

What is your Privacy Policy?

Colorado Springs Painting Party

PO Box 367 Monument CO 80132 ● 719-722-4928 ●

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