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Birthday Parties!

HELLO!  We are currently scheduling for Summer Birthday Parties starting in July.  We do not have availability for June parties at this time.  To schedule for Fall Birthday Parties, please contact us at least one month in advance for booking. 

 Thank you! 

 Celebrate your child's birthday with us in our studio!

Saturday or Sunday Afternoons  

Choose from the themes below, then                   with your details :

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Sweet Treats and Sculpture Eats 

(Ages 4 and up.  60 min)

Each child will create their own slice of yummy cake sculpture using a fun sensory filled multimedia process in the style of artist Claes Oldenberg’s soft sculptures.  For younger kids, this project will be modified with a few pre-made elements to make it easier to begin cake decorating. 

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Print Print Print Party

(Ages 6 and up.  60 min)

Learn how to playfully layer shapes and color to create frame-ready artworks using gelli plate printmaking techniques.  Guests can trade artworks and leave with several original prints and a picture frame to display their work at home.  

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Animal Worlds Party
(Ages 5 and up.  60 min)

Using air dry clay, watercolor paint, and architectural model building materials, we will explore a variety of imagined habitats (real or imaginary) for mini sculptural animals and their kin.  Make an armadillo apartment, koala crib, a cat castle, lizard lounge, dinosaur den, or a doggy domicile!  Let your imagination go wild! 

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Little Lumière Design Party
(Ages 6 and up.  60 min)

Each guest will design colorful patterns and embellishments for a unique 12” paper lantern.  This project is based on Isamu Noguchi's Akari lamps and traditional chōchin lanterns of Japan, which are designed to hang from a hook or a pole.  

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Painting Party
(Ages 5 and up.  60 min)
Your choice of a theme-based painting activity such as still-life, landscape, or portraits on canvas with acrylic or tempera paints.  Each guest will create their own unique painting with guidance from our instructors.  This party has a flat rate of $300 up to 10 kids.  

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Mini Architects 
(Ages 4 and up.  60 min)

Let's build! Children will look at buildings from all over the world and create their own structure using recycled and up-cycled materials.  Twist, stack, bend, cut, and glue each element to form a new structure.  Each piece will be unique to each child's approach and interests.    

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Accessorize! Party 

(Ages 4 and up.  60 min)

Choose from a variety of materials such as metal wire, wood shapes, plastic gems, and beads, to create unique handmade jewelry such as necklaces, bracelets, pendants, and earrings.  This theme can be modified for each age group (younger kids focusing on pendants and beads, older kids: necklaces, earrings, & bracelets).  We will explore a variety of jewelry making approaches from a multicultural and multi-material lens. 

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Fashion Design Party 

(Ages 5 and up.  60 min. + $5 materials fee per guest)

Have you ever wanted to design your own clothing line?  Each guest will create their own “look” for a mini mannequin with a variety of textiles, trims, and embellishments for a mini runway show!

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Make a Mask! Party
(Ages 4 and up.  60 min)

Each guest will invent and create a personalized mask with a multimedia approach. Building from different shapes, kids can invent any kind of mask they can imagine.  We will cut eye holes and build each mask piece by piece, thought by thought, inventing a new kind of magnificent creature or a personal alias. 

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Textile Design Party
(Ages 6 and up.  60 min)

Each guest will create their own customized tube infinity scarf with fabric, adding unique colorful geometric patterns with a handmade stamp and mixed fabric paints.  These wearable scarves are a beautiful addition to any wardrobe!  Due to complexity of this project, this party is limited to 10 guests.  

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Zine / Comic Party
(Ages 6 and up.  60 min)

Working with influences from Pop Art, comics, and Fanzine history, and montage guests will create a folded paper or accordion style zine booklet to tell a story with mixed media collage, stickers, lettering, and drawings.  Each zine will take on a story of its own, unique to the artist making them. 

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Make Your Mark 
(Ages 4 and up.  60 min)

Draw, Paint, Collage, MIX IT UP!  Each child will receive their own canvas to create a process based artwork based in a multimedia approach.  We will take things step by step, investigating each process in layers.   

 

Pricing and Info:

 A 90 min studio party starts at a flat rate of $275 for up to 12 kids

(+ up to 2 adults) 


+$20 per each additional guest over 12 kids

(parties are capped at 15 kids) 

+$50 for off-site parties.  Please contact us with details.

Looking for a customized party theme?  Please contact us.

All parties include 60 min art making activity, 30 min for eating, birthday banner decorating activity, filtered water & microwave for your use, we take care of the clean up.  Host family may arrive up to 30 min before party for set up.

You provide cupcakes or cake, food, candles, utensils, plates, cups, napkins, & accoutrements, and any additional decorations. Please let us know if you do not want to eat at the studio.  We ask that gift openings be saved for at home.

Please give us a minimum 2 week lead-time on your party date so that we can accommodate our scheduling and staffing.  Feel free to reach out to us with short notice and we'll see if we can fit you in, an extra fee may apply.  
 

Please see our updated COVID policies regarding masks in the studio.
 

$100 non-refundable deposit to hold the date, the remaining balance to be paid in full one-week before the party.   Our insurance requires that the host family signs a waiver/permission form with every booking.  We cannot accommodate piñatas or any similar party game activities.