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Ages 5-12. $25 per day. 10% discount available for siblings (on-line purchases only). Enter ymcsiblingcamp2021 during check-out. Bring snack/drink for child.
The event will be held in the studio with a maximum limit of 16 children. Children will be social distanced from others sitting at their table. ALL GUESTS MUST WEAR MASKS (can be removed temporarily to eat or drink).
Paint Fee is $25 per child. Includes all paint and all supplies, and children will be guided 1:1 by art instructors. No additional discounts accepted.
THURSDAY – Open Paint Session. Paint anything you want.
Doors Open at 2:00pm, Session begins at 2:15pm, Concludes by 4:00. Can drop off children 10-15 minutes early, pick up no later than 4:10pm.
Location: Creative Arts and BYOB studio located at 122 N. Hale St in beautiful historic downtown Wheaton.
Parking: Parking garage is available behind the studio. Heading North on Hale (one-way street), turn left (west) onto Wesley, go 1/2 block and turn into alley on the left. Parking garage is on the right. Or, heading East on Front St, turn into alley that is 1/2 block west of Hale, parking garage will be on the left. We request you enter the studio through the front entrance on Hale.
Clothing: We use non-toxic acrylic, water soluble paint and do provide plastic disposable aprons, but suggest guests wear casual and comfortable clothes, as well as a short sleeve or 3/4 length sleeve top. While the paint will wash off of your hands, it is not always easy to get out of clothing. Sometimes clear-colored hand sanitizer works, or rubbing alcohol. We do keep these items on hand. The Sipping Muse is not responsible for any paint spills on guests personal belongings while in the studio.
Beverages & Snacks: The Sipping Muse is a BYOB studio and you can bring in any type of beverages and food. However, due to the COVID-19, the studio will not provide any cups, paper products, barware, etc. Please bring your own party supplies.
Cancellations: If you cancel 24 hours prior to event, you will receive a refund (less processing fees). If cancelled within 6-24 hours of the event, you will receive a store credit to purchase artwork and supplies in the studio. “No-Shows” and cancellations within 6 hours of the event will not receive any refund or credit. To cancel, you must send email to email@example.com in order for the cancellation to be processed.
Disclaimer: This Sipping Muse may take photos or videos of our customers during events, by filling out registration form, you are giving us authorization to use your image in any social media or advertising. If you do not wish to be included, please notify the front desk when you check-in for the event.
The Sipping Muse remains committed to maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our customers and employees in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. More details on how we are addressing this commitment are outlined below.
Staff: upon arrival all employees will use hand-sanitizer, put on face mask and gloves. Their temperature will be taken and confirmation they are not experiencing any symptoms of COVID-19, nor does anyone they have any contact with have symptoms. They will maintain social distancing when possible, and wash their hands/use sanitizer often. Staff will wear gloves and mask around customers. The art instructor will remove mask while teaching and maintain 6′ social distancing, but will put mask on when approaching customers.
Customers: Customers entering the studio MUST wear a face mask and clean hands with hand sanitizer. Temperatures will be checked (touchless infrared thermometer) and questions asked about symptoms or potential exposure to COVID-19. We ask that customers limit touching anything in studio until seated. Customers will be socially distanced when seated (unless from same family). Masks are to remain on, but can be temporarily removed when drinking or eating.
NOTE: If a customer is interested in looking through our art for sale, we ask for them to use hand sanitizer before touching the paintings.
Cleaning Protocols: After each painting session, employees will wear gloves and masks. Brown paper will be removed and thrown away with red cup, disposable apron, paper plate, etc. Paint brushes will be disinfected in hot soapy water. Easels, table and chairs will be wiped down with disinfectant. Brown paper on table will be replaced.
Daily all frequently touched surfaces inside the studio (doors, handles, light switches, trash containers, etc) will be wiped down with disinfectant. IPad, phone, printer, laptop will be disinfected. Front desk and office supplies will also be wiped down. Employees will wear masks and gloves while doing the cleaning. After each use of the thermometer, it will be cleaned with an alcohol wipe. If customer is paying in-store, iPad will be wiped down before and after each use.
Bathrooms are professionally cleaned weekly. At the end of each shift, all surfaces will be wiped down with disinfectant – door, handle, sink, faucet, hand dryer, trash can, door stalls/handles, toilet seat, toilet handle, toilet paper holder.