Q & A:
Q. What covid pre-cautions are you taking?
A. We have installed tri-fold plexiglass cubicles for each participant and have reduced our class sizes to a max. of 4 people/workshop. This will remain this way until at least 2021, when we re-evaluate how things are going with regards to the pandemic. Masks are not mandatory once you are safely seated with-in your individual cubicle. Staff is also behind plexiglass. The studio is thoroughly sanitized before every workshop! Wall mounted hand sanitizer is provided and no walk-in's are accepted. This is a controlled environment where your safety is highly important to us.♡
Q. Who are your workshops for?
A. Adults (18+), no artistic experience needed, we are a recreational based studio.
Q. What if I am not creative or have no art experience?
A. Not a problem. We welcome people from all walks of life and backgrounds. We provide a friendly, welcoming and low-pressure style of teaching. We enjoy helping you unleash your inner creativity!
Q. What do I need to bring with me?
A. Your wonderful self! Supplies is always included and divided up in advance. No sharing is needed. No paper copy ticket needed, please save the environment! We have a sign-up list. Where comfy clothes and if it's a painting class, we provide aprons. (Which we wash regularly).
If you have other questions, please feel free to reach out anytime!
Registration Policy: Online registration is required in advance to attend any of our workshops. However, no physical ticket is required, as we will have a sign-in list present. All Workshops are scheduled through Eventbrite, which is a safe and highly trusted ticketing platform. Walk-ins are not accepted at this time, sorry!
Our workshop tickets includes: Base price (Instruction & supplies), tax and processing fee from the ticket platform. If you would like to avoid having to pay the ticket platform fee, please send an e-transfer to: and let us know which workshop you are registering for. Once we receive this, we will promptly send you a confirmation email along with an e- ticket(s).
Cancellation Policy: Sparkles n' Sawdust reserves the right to cancel a class, if the minimum enrollment is not met. 48 hour notification will be provided by email and you will receive a refund, credit note or class transfer depending on your preference.
Inclement Weather Policy: In the event of inclement weather, which results in the closure of the studio, a make-up classes will be scheduled and you will receive email notification. No refunds will be provided in this circumstance. Please check our social media for up-to-date information.
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!
Parking & Accessibility: Unfortunately, our studio does not have a public parking lot, however there is street parking available and several parking lots with hourly rates. If you require direct accessibility, we will gladly welcome you in through our Grafton St. entrance. This entrance is located within the parking lot, directly beside The Stubborn Goat restaurant and is ground level and therefore wheelchair friendly. As our studio is located within a mixed use building, this entrance is locked from the inside during the evenings, therefore please send us an email in-advance so that we can arrange to let you in at your convenience. 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: Our studio does not have a liquor license and therefore, only non-alcoholic beverages are permitted. No food is permitted during group workshops, with the exception being during private events. Our studio has a cold/hot water cooler with eco-friendly disposable cups for guests.
Scent Policy: We are not a scent free studio, however please be mindful of those with scent sensitivities and avoid wearing strong perfume or cologne. Thank you for your cooperation!
By attending a workshop at 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.