All groups are hosted at Open Studios Kingston (located at 39-1 Montreal St., in Kingston, ON.)

FYI: There is also the option of hosting an event/party at your group’s address of choice. Contact Vanessa directly to make arrangements.

Interested in Hosting an Art Class, Workshop, or Event? Contact Vanessa to Discuss!

Vanessa also visits schools for one or two-day workshops. Vanessa discusses abstract paintings, explores texture and acrylic paint, and encourages creativity and uniqueness in their work.

Special pricing for schools helps accommodate larger numbers and variable education budgets.

School Workshop Pricing
$5-$7.00 per child for canvas
$10-$12.00 per child for wood

*Pricing varies based on the size of canvas/wood.

Kid's Birthdays

Want to have fun and enjoy a creative birthday or event?! Vanessa can come to you- She will drop off kits bringing all the art supplies and creative energy you need for a memorable party or you can book one at Open Studios. Paintings are pre-textured by Vanessa. The group then paints over the texture to create their own unique piece!

Kid’s Take Home Kits Pricing
$20.00 per child for wood- only painting

$25.00 per child for wood- with 3 paints and brush

*Special rates for in studio kids classes and take home kits over 10ppl*

Art Classes

Vanessa instructs art workshops for kids and adults! Her classes reflect her easy-going nature, designed to bring out your inner artist and ignite your creative energy.

Private/Small Group Pricing
$20.00 per hour per person. If additional persons are sharing same piece, then one person rate applies.

*The cost of supplies for private/small groups is not included in the per hour cost. Supplies are extra.












Party/Larger Groups

Want to have a paint party? Bachelorette, night out, work function, birthday, etc. There are two options to choose from.

Large parties start at $45.00 per person. Keep in mind that price is proportionate to size, please enquire here for a more accurate quote.

Option #1:
Single Night

Vanessa paints textured backgrounds to create images with paint. The group then paints over/finishes the painting much like Vanessa would finish her own paintings.

Option #2:
Two Nights

In the two night option, attendees paint the texture layer on the first night. They allow the texture to dry and return for a second night to complete the painting.


Vanessa has organized many events in Kingston, such as co-organizing the Kingston Holiday Market. If you’re interested in collaborating on an event, contact Vanessa here.

Interested in Hosting an Art Class, Workshop, or Event? Contact Vanessa to Discuss!