Private Studio pARTies!
Have your party at the Let There Be Art Studio! Our colorful, welcoming studio can accommodate up to 30 painters!
We offer a wide range of affordable studio private pARTies for all ages and skill levels!
Each pARTy-goer is equipped with all supplies needed and given step-by-step instruction to take home a fun-art masterpiece!
Hosts are welcome to arrive up to an hour earlier to decorate and bring refreshments!
Benefits to having a Studio pARTy: no minimum number of participants, cheaper pricing, no cleaning, and Party Add-ons!
Studio Party Options:
Have a special event on the horizon? Private pARTies are a unique way to create special memories!
We love to celebrate:
Adult/Child Birthdays • Staff/Team Building • Corporate Events • Bridal Showers • Bachelorette Parties • Baby Showers • Gender Reveals • Date Night • Reunions • Church Groups • FUN-raisers • Girls Night Out • Holiday Parties • Girl/Boy Scouts •
Having a Private pARTy is easy!
Pick a time and date from our Calendar.
Pick a design from our Gallery or contact us to create a custom design!
Fill out our Party Request Form.
Once approved, pay a deposit to hold your date and time.
Come have fun, we'll clean up!
CANVAS PARTY: We offer 8x10, 11x14, 12x12, and 16x20 sizes. Choose a design from our Gallery, or let us design a custom painting for you (3 week notice). Most designs in our Gallery fit any canvas sizes. We recommend 8x10 for ages 1-12, 11x14 for teens, 16x20 for adults. You'll have your very own private instructor to teach you step by step, start to finish, OR you can DIY by choosing the Open Studio party option! All designs are geared towards those with no painting experience. Canvas Parties can run 1.5 - 4 hours in length, depending on the size and design. See pricing tier below.
WOOD SIGN PARTY: We offer 6x12, 6x16, and 6x24 sizes. Wood Sign Parties are a little different than canvas - we teach you how to use the supplies available and then turn you loose to create! We have a large variety of supplies and stencils to create your very own beautiful sign! Wood Sign Parties are max 3 hours. See pricing tier below.
GLASS PARTY: We offer a wide variety of glass pieces for you to choose from! Glass Parties are like Wood Sign Parties - we teach you how to use the supplies and templates, then turn you loose to create your very own unique art glass piece! Choose one of our templates or find other designs on Google or Pinterest! Glass Parties are max 3 hours. See pricing tier below.
OPEN STUDIO PARTY: With an Open Studio Party, you have full run of the studio! Create as many things as you'd like for one price! Canvas, glass, wood, and more! We'll teach you how to use the supplies and have an artist available to answer any how-to questions you might have! Only $45 per person for 4 hours! (Minimum 5 participants). Canvas only, wood only, and glass only options available. Ask for details.
PAINT N' PASS PARTY: The FUNNEST PAINTING PARTY ON THE PLANET! Each painter in your party is given a 16x20 canvas, use of a limited number of unique painting tools & your imagination! A timer is set, then after the timer goes off - we PASS our paintings to our neighbor! But be careful, don't break the rules... or you'll suffer the consequences! 4 participants, $30 per person. 6 or more participants, $25 per person. 1.5 hours.
GROUP MURAL: Group Murals are large pictures made up of individual canvases. Each person paints their own canvas then they are hung together to create a mural! When you choose a Group Mural, we will pre-draw your design on each canvas then provide instruction and help to each painter. Each painter will also be provided with a photo of what the finished mural will look like AND a photo of what their own canvas should look like. There are 4 options for Group Murals:
When you choose "Group Mural" on the Party Request Form, we'll contact you to discuss the options and pricing.
Minimum 9 participants, instructors can join to help fulfill minimum. 4-8 hours in length depending on size and design of your mural.
FUN-RAISERS: FUN-raisers are a unique way to raise funds for your non-profit organization or team. FUN-raisers are 16x20 canvas only, and start out at $35 per person. When you choose this option on the Party Request Form, we will contact you with for more information and to answer any questions you might have. For more information about our FUN-raising ministry, please visit our Art with Heart page!
STUDIO RENTAL: Want to teach your own class or hold an event at our studio and/or courtyard? Studio rental is $50 per hour, minimum 3 hours, or $400 per day (12 hours). Courtyard use dependent on other plaza business schedules. Studio rental includes use of tables, chairs, sink, and restroom. Maximum capacity: 30
Studio Party Pricing:
Unsure of how many will attend your party? Give us a call and we'll talk! (765)749-8717
Private Session: 1 Person: $30 per hour, minimum 2 hours
Pop-Up Painting Party!
Need more people for lower prices? Turn your private studio party into a Public Pop-Up Painting Party! Pop-Up prices are the same as the 10+ Painters Pricing Tier above. We'll schedule your party on the Studio Calendar and handle all the advertising, create a registration page, and make you a host on your own Facebook Event so you can invite friends! Pop-Up Painting Party Hosts are charged a deposit, but your deposit is returned as long as you have a minimum of 5 paying participants and don't cancel your party. Just click the "Pop-Up Painting Party" option on the Party Request Form.
12 PAID PARTICIPANTS = 1 FREE SEAT!
Have 12 paid participants at your party and get 1 seat free! Redeem your free seat at your party, or receive a Gift Certificate to use at another party or Open Studio. (Expires 6 months. Value based on your party seat price.)
BOOKING = 1 FREE SEAT!
Book a party at your Private Event and receive a free seat Gift Certificate good at a party or Open Studio. Party must have at least 5 paying guests and be completed before receiving Gift Certificate. (Expires 6 months. Value based on your party seat price.)
REFERRAL = 1 FREE SEAT!
When your friends book a party that you referred, you'll receive a Gift Certificate good for a party or Open Studio. Referral party must have at least 5 paying guests and be completed before receiving Gift Certificate. (Expires 6 months. Value based on your party seat price.)
MOVIE PACKAGE: Movie package includes movie theater popcorn, 3 2-liters of soda (your choice), ice, cups, bowls, napkins, and your choice of movie streamed from Disney+, Amazon, YouTube, or Netflix. All birthdays include an additional hour for cake & ice cream, and opening presents. Movie begins after instruction and clean up. Check the "Movie Package" option on the Party Request Form. Provides for 12 guests. $100 ($5 each additional person)
GAME PACKAGE: Game package includes use of various games for 3 hours in studio and/or courtyard. Games include: Jumbo Sequence, Phase 10, Uno, Skip Bo, Regular Cards, Farkle, Yahtzee, Foosball, Air Hockey, Cornhole, Bean Bag Tic-Tac-Toe, & Yard Yatzee/Farkle - and we're always adding more! (You can also bring your own!) Courtyard usage and outdoor games dependent on the other business schedules at our plaza. Check the "Game Package" option on the Party Request Form. $100
ESCAPE MUNCIE PACKAGE: Make your party an experience by adding the Escape Muncie Package to your party! Escape Muncie is located just behind the studio! An Escape Room is a real-life challenge experience. Teams of participants are locked in a themed room and must work as a team to solve a series of puzzles, riddles, and clues found within the room to escape in 60 minutes or less. Groups vary in size from 2 - 6 or even 8 participants. Each room has a different story line that makes that particular room experience different from the others. It's unique, intellectually stimulating, and a rewarding experience for groups of all sizes and ages. Can you escape? Check the "Escape Muncie Package" option on the Party Request Form. Your Escape Experience starts 30 minutes after instruction ends. $26 per person.