At Sparkles n' Sawdust Studio your health & safety is our #1 priority, which is why we created one of the safest event spaces in Halifax!

What can you expect during a workshop at Sparkles n' Sawdust Studio?

  •  Small class sizes (max. 4 participants per workshop)

  •  Individual trifold plexiglass cubicles 

  •  Zero contact policy

  •  All supplies is divided up in advance 

  •  Wall mounted hand sanitizer

  •  Controlled environment - with no foot traffic!

  •  Studio is thoroughly sanitized before each event

  •  Properly fitted face masks are mandatory


Please see the following screening questions below, that you can expect to answer upon arrival. Anyone who answers yes to any of these questions will not be permitted to enter the studio and is recommended to return home and self isolate.

1. Are you sick or symptomatic?

2. Are you required to self isolate for any reason?

3. Have you visited an exposure site within the last 14 days?

As of October 4th all Nova Scotians are required by law to provide proof of full vaccination to participate in recreational activities. We are included in section 3.0 :


To make sure that our workshops begin on time, we ask that participants please arrive a few minutes early and have their proof of vaccination and ID ready. Our workshops are carefully timed and therefore to make sure that everyone get the most of the experience, attendees who arrive more than 5 minutes late are not permitted to participate and therefore will forfeit their ticket. Thank you for your cooperation!

If a workshop in unable to be held due to covid-19 restrictions or safety concerns, you will be notified by email and receive a credit note, with no expiration date.


If you are unable to attend due to illness, recent exposure or self isolation please get in touch with us by email prior to the event and we will issue a credit note with a 6 month expiration date. Please note that tickets are non-refundable and all sales are final. No compensation will be provided for anyone who contacts the studio after the event has started.



Q. Who are your workshops for?

A. Adults (19+)

Q. What if I am not creative or have no art experience?

A. No problem! We welcome people from all walks of life and backgrounds. We provide a friendly, welcoming and low-pressure style of teaching.

Q. What do I need to bring with me?

A. Just your fabulous self! Supplies is always included in our in-studio workshops! All supplies is divided up in advance and safely distributed into each individual plexiglass cubicle before you arrive. Therefore, no sharing is needed. You do not need to bring a physical copy of your e-ticket with you, as you will sign-in upon arriving at the studio.


If you are attending a painting workshop of any type, aprons are provided, which are washed regularly. Please wear clothing that you don't mind getting messy!

Please note: All art and craft supplies/tools is provided for in-studio use only and not to take home



Registration Policy: Online registration is required in advance, to attend any workshop. All of our in-studio workshops are scheduled through Eventbrite, which is a safe and highly trusted ticketing platform. Please note, that walk-ins are not accepted - sorry!


Cancellation Policy: Sparkles n' Sawdust reserves the right to cancel a class, if our minimum enrollment is not met ( 2 participants). In this circumstance, you can expect to receive an email notification at a minimum of 24 hours in advance. A credit note or class transfer will be issued, with no expiration date.

Inclement Weather Policy: If we are unable to host a workshop due to inclement weather, you can expect to receive an email notification and a credit note will be provided - with no expiration date. Studio closures can also be found on our social media accounts @sparklesnsawdusthalifax

Refund Policy: Due to our studio offering small and personalized workshops, we do not offer refunds or class credits for any missed workshops. However, what we do provide for our guests is an unforgettable experience! *Please read our covid-19 policy above for terms and conditions - thank you!

The Smoke-free Places Act: By law it is illegal to smoke within 4 meters of windows, air intake vents and entrances to places of employment. The Smoke-free Places Act applies to all combustibles, including tobacco, cannabis, e-cigarettes, and waterpipes. Please do not smoke in front of the building entrance!


Food & Beverage Policy: Food and beverages are not allowed to be consumed in the studio, due to our mandatory mask policy. Thank you for helping to keep everyone safe!

Scent Policy: We are not a scent free studio, however please be mindful of others who may have scent sensitivities and try to avoid wearing strong scented perfumes or colognes - thank you!

If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to get in touch!

By attending a workshop held by Sparkles n' Sawdust Studio, you agree that you will not reproduce, replicate or redistribute any element of the workshop or materials provided or content from our website or social platforms in part or full for commercial use.