FAQ and Policies


How do I register for a class?

Visit the calendar page to view the list of classes. To get more information about a class, and to register online, click the More Info button. To register by phone, call 781-962-5577.

Are Gift Certificates available?  

Yes, please contact us for information by phone 781 962-5577, online, or email us at paint@brushstrokesandgrapevines.com

Do I need to sign up in advance?

By signing up in advance it allows us to reserve your seat for painting. Payment must be made prior to attending a class. Register on line or call 781 962 5577. Thank you for your cooperation.

What’s included in the cost of the class?

Everything you will need to paint. Brushes, easels, paints, aprons, a 16 x 20 canvas, and of course step by step instruction from the Artist.

What time should I arrive?

Please arrive 20 minutes prior to the start of class. Settle in and relax enjoy a glass of wine. Class will start on time to allow our 2 hr painting timeframe.

What should I wear to class?

Wear something comfortable. We provide an apron to wear; however, Acrylic paints are not washable.

Can I bring a snack?

Yes, of course. Something easy to eat is best. However, Amesbury has many new and wonderful restaurants. Check them out.

Where should I park?

BrushStrokes and GrapeVines has use of a private parking lot for painters on-site at 79 Elm Street, which is next to Drews Tire and Auto Center.

Will alcohol be served?

Alcohol is not sold. However, we are a “BYOB Establishment. “ Feel free to bring your favorite bottle of wine or beer. The legal drinking age is 21 in Massachusetts, please be sure to bring your ID. Wine and beer only please. Cups, Ice and Openers are provided.

What if I need to cancel a class?

If you need to Cancel your class. BrushStrokes and GrapeVines cancellation policy requires you to notify us 48 hours prior to your class. Cancellation must be made by emailing us at paint@brushstrokesandgrapevines.com or calling 978 762 5577. We are sorry we cannot refund you, but we will gladly issue a credit towards another class of your choice for the same amount.

Terms and Conditions

BrushStrokes and GrapeVines reserves the right to cancel any class of less than 5 students. In the case of unforeseen circumstances or severe weather conditions, we will make every effort to contact you.

BYOB Legal Policy

Massachusetts open container law requires all containers to be corked when leaving our building and suggested you store in trunk or glove box when transporting. The legal drinking age in Massachusetts is 21 years old and you must drink responsibly. BrushStrokes and GrapeVines is not responsible for individuals.