Open Studio Sessions with Paint for Fun

Leave the mess to us and enjoy a paint and sip studio experience

This self-paced session is perfect for those who want to explore their artistic side independently, without the need for structured guidance. Come anytime between the hours advertised when choosing the date. Walks in are welcome.

Bring the whole family along, because this workshop is family-friendly! Children can let their imagination run wild without worrying about mess or mistakes – here, everything goes!

In this relaxed environment, you’ll have the freedom to create your own artworks. The cost covers the use of the studio, acrylic paints, and paintbrushes, while additional costs apply for canvases ($6-$14 depending on the size). 

Please note that while these sessions aren’t tutored class, it’s the perfect opportunity to explore painting in a laid-back setting. You won’t be given specific instructions or steps to follow – just let your creativity flow!

By the end of the session, you’ll have one, two, or even more artworks to take home and proudly display. Come and experience the joy of painting in a relaxed and supportive environment at Paint For Fun’s “Open Studio” in Port Melbourne!

FAQ - Open Studio

The Open Studio at Paint for Fun provides a self-guided creative space where individuals can explore their artistic talents independently. Unlike formal class instruction, it offers access to our studio facilities and materials for artists to work on their projects at their own pace.

The Open Studio is open to artists of all skill levels and backgrounds. Whether you’re a beginner looking to experiment with different mediums or an experienced artist seeking a space to work on personal projects, everyone is welcome.

We provide a variety of art materials and supplies, including canvases, paints, brushes, easels, drawing tools, and more. Participants have access to everything they need to bring their creative visions to life.

While walk-ins are welcome, you also have the option to book in advance for our Open Studio sessions. Please note that regardless of whether you book in advance or walk in, it’s important to be mindful of our operating hours.

The Open Studio sessions are available from Monday to Wednesday, between 11am and 5pm. Please note that we are closed on public holidays.

The Open Studio offers flexibility for artists to work on a wide range of projects. Whether you’re interested in painting, drawing, sketching, mixed media, or other forms of visual art, you’re free to explore your chosen medium.

While there isn’t a formal instructor present in the Open Studio, our staff member on duty is available to provide assistance, guidance, and support as needed. Feel free to ask questions or seek feedback on your artwork.

The Open Studio is suitable for artists of all ages, including children, teenagers, adults, and seniors. However, children under a certain age may require adult supervision.

No, we do not allow guests to bring their own art supplies. Instead, they can utilise the wide range of supplies available in the studio for their creative endeavours.

The ticket cost for accessing the Open Studio is $12 per guest. This fee covers studio use, as well as the provision of acrylic paints and paintbrushes. There is an additional cost per canvas (from $8 to $14 per canvas, depending on size and shape).

Reference images for what you would like to paint. BYO nibbles and drinks.