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What is a We Love Art Paint & Grape class like?

In a relaxed, social setting, an experienced artist will guide you through replicating the nights featured painting.  All our paintings are based on the classics of art history – from modern art to classic pieces. It’s famous art you will instantly recognize! To make sure you can leave with your own version of this famous Masterpiece, everyone starts with a pre-sketched canvas.  You will receive a handout explaining each step of the painting in an easy way. This gives you the opportunity to decide your own pace of painting. Our experienced We Love Art artists will walk around to guide you individually and make sure you’re on track and are able to leave with art you can be truly proud of! It’s easy, fun, and totally stress free. Many people find our classes therapeutic and convenient way to tap back into their creative side. These classes are perfect as well as for beginners as for the more experienced artists amongst us, so grab your friends, coworkers, plan a unique date night, or fly solo and meet some creative people. It’s also a great way to decorate your apartment because you are sure to go home with a painting you can be proud of. Also, our classes are great for all kinds of events, parties and team building workshops.

How do I sign up for a class?

Click here for our calendar and choose the date and/or painting that interests you. Simply click on the image of the painting and on the next page click “Book Now/ Sign Up.” On the booking page you can update the quantity of seats you’d like to reserve. The painting that is listed for each class is the painting that will be instructed. All materials are included: canvases, paint, brushes, aprons and easels, etc. We ask that students please arrive 15 minutes early to give yourself enough time to sign in and get settled.

How do I cancel a class?

After you have booked your class, you will receive an email with your booking confirmation. In this email you will find a bottom “Cancel Appointment”. Click on this and your appointment will be cancelled. The money you have paid can be used for any future class you decide to register for.

WE HAVE A 24 HOUR CANCELLATION/RESCHEDULE POLICY:

If you need to cancel or reschedule a reservation, you must do so a minimum of one day before the event.

How do I book a new class after I have cancelled an event?

When you are ready to book a new reservation, please send us an email to denise@weloveart.com.  Mention the date you would like to reschedule your reservation to and we will make sure you are booked in for that event (provided that there are still spaces available).

How does the waiting list work?

If a class is full you will see the “Join Waiting List” option. Click on this to add the class to your shopping cart and check out. You won’t be charged anything and you will now be on the waiting list. If a seat becomes available, you will be notified via email and have the option to register at that time. Being on a waiting list doesn’t automatically register you for a class, it just emails you if and when a seat opens up. Everyone on the waiting list gets the same notification at the same time, and has the same opportunity to register for the class. So you need to act fast to secure the open seat.

How do I use a voucher?

If you have received a voucher you can email denise@weloveart.com and mention which painting session you would like to join and we will make sure you are booked in for that event (provided that there are still spaces available).

What if I’m not artistic?

These classes are designed for beginners, yet there is plenty of room to challenge students of all skill levels. We recreate the masters in art – from modern times to classic art pieces. Each of these paintings have their challenges, so whether you’re a complete novice or an experienced artist, there is plenty to learn and discover. To make sure you can leave with a famous Masterpiece, everyone starts with a pre-sketched canvas.  You will all receive your own step-by-step booklet so you can decide your own pace of painting.  Our experienced We Love Art artists will walk around to guide you individually and make sure you’re on track and are able to leave with a masterpiece you can be truly proud of! It’s good to remember that with art there are no “right” or “wrong” answers. Also, any “mistake” can be fixed or simply reinterpreted as intentional strokes of genius.

Do I need to sign up in advance?

It is strongly recommend to sign up in advance because of our limited seating. Also, it takes several minutes to prepare a spot for an unexpected student and this can cause the class to be delayed. Of course walk-ins are still welcomed if there are seats available.

What should I wear?

We provide everyone with aprons, but we still advise to wear something comfortable and which may get paint stains.

What time do I need to arrive for a class?

Our doors open 15 minutes before the class start, so any time from then you are mostly welcome. We recommend to arrive early, just to give yourself the chance to settle and start the lesson in a relaxed way. In case you arrive late, you are responsible yourself to catch up.

Can I paint something other than what everyone else is painting?

We recommend you paint the same painting as everyone else, however we encourage you to be as original as you like. Feel free to use different colors, different composition, and different design elements, whatever you want to do to express your own originality. That being said, if you were to paint something completely different, you may regret missing out on the provided instruction booklets and the camaraderie of the group.

Do you have a minimum number of people required to hold a class?

We require a minimum of 8 people to hold a class. In case not enough students have signed up, we send out a notification of the cancellation to all those who signed up for the class.

Artbox FAQ's

I know about the famous We Love Art experience however I don’t live in Dubai, and can’t attend the events, what can I do?

The We Love Art experience is now global and ships to over 70 countries! No matter where you are in the world you can experience We Love Art with our handcrafted We Love Artbox, which contains the pre-sketched canvas, including all the tools and guidance you need to create a masterpiece of your own. And the good thing: no painting experience is required, so anyone can do it! The We Love Artboxes have so far shipped to over 20 countries (including the USA, Australia, UK, Netherlands, Saudi Arabia and South Africa). We have a large selection of famous masterpieces that you can create in the comfort of your own home. Click here to see what you could be painting next!

What is included in the We Love Artbox?

We Love Art provides you with all the materials and guidance you need to recreate a beautiful masterpiece. This premium Artbox includes a pre-sketched 40cm x 50cm canvas of your chosen masterpiece, a set of three high-quality brushes (small, medium, large), and 7x75ml extra-large paint tubes (red, blue, yellow, green, brown, black, white) so you have the freedom to paint with as much texture as you would like. In addition to the materials, a detailed step-by-step booklet is included which harnesses the knowledge of having taught tens of thousands of first-timers how to create their own painting with a twist. Our premium products give you exclusive access to a video tutorial of Denise guiding you through your chosen masterpiece to the backdrop of relaxing Parisian café music.

Our goal is to make you feel like this: click here!

With We Love Art, art is made easy, and creativity is a guided journey.

I have no experience painting, can I do it?

Yes! We Love Art is suited for all art levels, from novices to seasoned artists and paint maestros. Your creative journey is made easy from the start! Our shop page helps you filter masterpieces according to difficulty levels, so you can choose an art piece you are comfortable with. Once the order is in, your We Love Artbox delivers to your doorstep with all the materials and guidance you may need. Denise placed her insight from years of art teaching into the detailed step-by-step booklets.

For a more premium experience, We Love Art offers video tutorials on select paintings with Denise, as she takes you through your painting journey.

With We Love Art, anyone can create a masterpiece: click here!

Need some help with your painting? Contact us through email, or social media and we are happy to guide you from there.

But all that mixing paint on the palette looks hard…

Trust us, it’s very easy with just a few tips! And how cool is it that you will learn to create your own colours. Welcome to the world of art!

What is the We Love Art experience and how do I get it from a box?

“Meditation in a box” is a comment we have heard recently from a New York purchaser! (click here)

Additionally, the We Love Art experience is Parisian jazz in the background, it is turning off your mind from work, it is relaxing as the paintbrush flows its own course, it is your glass full of your favorite drink ready for another sip. It is perhaps a friend painting beside you, it is a chance to remind us that there is a world outside of the hum drumness of life, it is the balance between sticking to the guidance and being happy to make a “magic mistake” or change colour. It is the feeling of people asking where you got that painting on your wall but mostly, it is a slice of happiness through art.

To what extent do the step-by-step booklets help?

The step-by-step booklets are more than just guides! Denise, founder of We Love Art, shares her years of art experience with many tips and tricks. She teaches you about the artist and their art all while leading you through your creative journey. From brush care to colour mixing and paint techniques, we really have your back! This informational booklet provides you with all the help you need regardless of your art level.

What is the price of the We Love Artbox?

Check out the store (here) for the prices to enjoy an evening of creation and a lifetime of pride at your work hanging on the wall.

How long does shipping take?

We deliver our Products to over 70 countries (unless stipulated otherwise in Terms and Conditions) by express delivery.

Delivery within UAE emirates shall be in 2-4 working days from finalisation of purchase and from 5 to 10 working Days to Other Countries.

Avoid any delivery delay by providing your full address along with your contact details.

For more information about We Love Art’s Delivery & Return Policy click here.

Is the We Love Artbox suitable for kids?

Yes! Whilst it is most suitable for adults, talented young ArtLovers have enjoyed recreating masterpieces with the We Love Artbox. This handcrafted box is suitable for children above the ages of 7. It is a great activity to enjoy as a family, and we have seen children pick up ‘Starry Night’, ‘Sunflowers’, ‘Balloon Festival’, and more! If you need any recommendations or have any questions, contact us through email, or social media. We are always happy to help!

Can I gift the We Love Artbox?

The We Love Artbox is a perfect present! We have had so much positive feedback that a We Love Artbox is a great creative gift for mom or dad, a special painting gift for girlfriend or boyfriend and even colleagues have been sent this unique present to. The art of gifting has been made easy, by adding a free personalised  note to the box upon checkout. A couple of days later your family, friend or loved one will receive this unique and creative gift at their doorstep!

Will I run out of paint?

The We Love Artbox is equipped with 7 x 75ml paint tubes (red, blue, yellow, green, brown, black, white) so you have the freedom to paint with as much texture as you would like. Imagine the thickness of Van Gogh’s swirls on Starry Night and you get the idea. The amount of paint provided is more than enough to fully express yourself and create your masterpiece

Do you have paint left from your first We Love Artbox? You can continue painting with our triple canvas boxes, which contain only canvasses and booklets with no extra materials.

Do I require other tools?

The We Love Artbox includes all the materials and tools you need to paint your masterpiece. The standard edition does not come with a palette or easel. To get the full artist experience, We Love Art offers an acrylic painting palette fit for an artist, as well as easels for your canvasses. You have a choice between our wooden table easel or our aluminium easel.

For a more budget-friendly option, many of our ArtLovers have used the brown We Love Artbox for an easy to clean setup. An alternative to the acrylic palette is also to use a ceramic or plastic plate!

I already have the materials, can I get the hand-drawn pre-sketched canvasses alone?

Yes you can! We Love Art provides triple canvas boxes. These boxes include a set of three pre-sketched canvases with their respective step-by-step booklets. They are perfect for any leftover materials and paint that you may have.

Want to have a unique creative experience with friends or family? A triple canvas box is great for painting parties and gatherings. Click here to see our selection.

Can I customize the triple canvas boxes?

We don’t offer custom bundles, but we are introducing many new triple canvas boxes, so you have many options to choose from. If there is a combination you would like to see please suggest it, it could be our next box!

When will the Dubai events resume?

Due to the current health risks, We Love Art has temporarily suspended all events.

We are eagerly waiting to get more news from the Dubai government to open our events for the public.

Once it’s deemed safe, we would love to invite you all back again for the events.

While we miss all out ArtLovers, we value your health and safety.

Until then, you can continue painting with our newest product, handcrafted Artboxes!

For more information on the We Love Art courses, gatherings, and events click here.

Will the Artboxes be discontinued once We Love Art events resume?

Not a chance! You can still experience the Paint & Grape evenings from the comfort of your own home. While our events flourish in Dubai, our We Love Artboxes will share the We Love Art experience with the world.

Have any questions, comments, or concerns? Please reach out on our website, email,  or social media. We are always happy to help!

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