Frequently asked questions

What do I need to bring?

Just yourself! We supply all the equipment on the night! Best of all, we set up and pack down for you, all you need to do is relax, unwind and have fun!

How does this event work?

PAINTED is a paint and sip party! We teach you how to paint a masterpiece in a two hour painting session. PAINTED supplies your first alcoholic beverage upon entry and all the materials needed! On the night of the event we have an instructor walking you through the process with step-by-step instructions so don't worry if you have never painted before, we will guide you through it.

Where will the event be?

PAINTED venue is at Nivara Lounge, Hamilton. Please arrive 15 minutes before the event starts to find your seat. Head over to the bar, your first drink is on us!

Is this event for me?

PAINTED is here for all kinds of people, groups and activities. We encourage you to come along and experience the joys of Hamilton's greatest paint'n'sip party! If you have never picked up a paintbrush before then this is the event for you! We will have an artist there on the night teaching you to paint your very own masterpiece with step by step instructions.

But I dont know how to paint!

You will find that most people who come to PAINTED events have not painted since primary school, and that hasn't stopped them from finding a new found passion and skill. Give it a try, you may be surprised!

What time should I arrive?

Aim of 20-15 minutes before the event starts. This will allow you to find your seat and to head over to the bar, first drink is on us!

What the size of the canvas?

You’ll be painting on a large 12X16inch (30x40cm) stretched canvas. It’s self-framed and will be ready to hang right after the event ends. In some cases the size of the canvas may differ due to the painting being more time consuming. If this is the case, the details on the event page will specify these changes.

What drink is included with the ticket?

ANY alcoholic/non-alcoholic beverage of your choice!

Can I bring my own food or drinks?

BYO food is allowed! Sorry but drinks must be purchased at the venue.

What age do I have to be to attend?

This event is strictly R18 UNLESS supervised by a parent/guardian.

Can I give my ticket to a friend?

To transfer tickets, please email or facebook message PAINTED with the name of the person you wish to transfer your ticket to. Facebook: Email:

What is the refund/cancillation policy?

a 'No Show’ will not be rescheduled and no refund given. You can switch your booking to another date provided you give up to 72-hours notice prior to your session. If something does come up within 72-hours of the session and you need to cancel or reschedule, a $20 rebooking fee per seat applies. This is due to limited seating. To reschedule, you can contact PAINTED by email or via facebook messenger

How can I contact you with a question?

If you have any further questions that are not answered here, Use PAINTED's Contact Form below or give Phoebe a call on +64 27 247 9390.