Starry Night Studio Painting Classes

Create your own masterpiece. We’ll show you how!

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SNS Gift Certificate Image for WebQualified instructors take you step-by-step to create your very own masterpiece – no previous art experience is required! Starry Night Studio is great for family groups, friends out for a night, children’s birthday parties, or companies looking for a unique bonding experience for employees. Scroll down for upcoming events and a gallery of painting options.

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SNS: Christmas Eve at the Chapel
Dec 17 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
SNS: Christmas Eve at the Chapel

Starry Night Studio: Christmas Eve at the Chapel
Sunday, December 17 
2pm to 5pm | $35 per person
Instructor: Martha Robertson


Create a gorgeous Christmas painting during this leisurely afternoon class. We’ll provide cookies and beverages while a professional artist (and creator of this painting!) guides you, step-by-step, from blank canvas to finished masterpiece. This painting beautifully captures the reverence and serenity of Christmas Eve.


SNS: Winter’s Twilight
Dec 28 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
SNS: Winter's Twilight

Starry Night Studio: Winter’s Twilight
Thursday, December 28
7pm to 9pm | $28 per person
Instructor: Paula Whitaker

Recover from the busyness of the holidays with a relaxing evening of painting. We’ll create a peaceful winter scene with step-by-step instructions from a professional artist.

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SNS – Cheerful Snowman
Jan 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Starry Night Studio: Cheerful Snowman
Tuesday, January 9 | 7pm to 9pm
$28 per person
Instructor: Paula Whitaker

Start your New Year off with a smile as we create this charming snowman. No experience required – a professional artist will guide you step-by-step from blank canvas to finished masterpiece. 

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SNS – Winter Trees
Jan 15 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
SNS - Winter Trees

Starry Night Studio: Winter Trees
Monday, January 15 | 2pm to 4pm
$28 per painter
Instructor: Lela Germann

Looking for a fun activity while the kids are out of school for Martin Luther King, Jr Day? Send them to the Arts Center!  We’ll be creating this beautiful winter scene. We use masking tape to help define the trees, making this a very accessible painting for young artists. 

Registration fee is per painter. Kids 7 and up may attend without a parent!

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SNS – Cardinals and Berries
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
SNS - Cardinals and Berries

Starry Night Studio: Cardinals and Berries
Tuesday, January 30 | 7pm to 9pm
$28 per person
Instructor: Amanda Hendershot

This peaceful woodland scene is sure to brighten up your house this winter. This painting is done on a 12″ square canvas, making it the perfect small accent for any home. Our instructor will guide you step-by-step as you create your own original masterpiece.

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SNS – Daisy Pop
Feb 13 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Starry Night Studio: Daisy Pop
Tuesday, February 13 | 7pm to 9pm
$28 per person
Instructor: Jennifer Ahnquist

Add a pop of color to your walls with this lovely pair of flowers. We will be painting BOTH canvases in this class. Each canvas is a 12″ square. No experience necessary – a professional artist will provide step-by-step instructions.

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SNS – The Ballerina
Feb 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
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Starry Night Studio: The Ballerina
Wednesday, February 28 | 6pm to 9pm
$35 per person
Instructor: Amanda Hendershot

This gorgeous ballerina is the newest addition to our “local masterpieces” series for Starry Night Studio. The original painting was created by Danville artist Sarah Wiltsee for the 2017 “Expressions in Color” exhibit. For this class, we will be doing a slightly easier adaptation of her work on a 12″ square canvas. 

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Starry Night Studio Galleries

Looking to celebrate a birthday, honor a bride-to-be, or just spend a fun night with friends? Round up some friends (10 person minimum) and select your favorite painting. Private painting parties make great corporate holiday events, too! Not all of the paintings below will be offered to the public this year, but all are available for private parties.  See one you like? Email Kate Snyder ( to schedule your private Starry Night Studio.


Our Most Popular Starry Night Studio Paintings

12″ Square Canvases

Grownup and Me – Starry Night Studio for kids and parents to paint together!

Holiday Paintings