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Wine & Painting...Yes, Please...

Last night, I not only co-hosted but attended my first Wine & Painting Party.  It was so much fun!  I co-hosted with Jill & we had plenty of snacks & wine.  Our gal, Becky, shared this picture as our project:

My only fear about the pic was the birds but I was game to try it, it was fun & since it's still summer, a great summery piece for us ladies to do.

The name of Becky's company is: "I <3 Canvas". 
So cute.

Becky brought in all the materials - table covers, easels, canvases,
plates for the paint, paint, paintbrushes & cups for the water
to clean our brushes with encouraging quotes on each one.

 Jill & I wanted to keep it a semi-small gathering
to make it easier on Becky & to make sure that we 
had plenty of room to paint & such.
We decided that we would each invite five people & then did
end up with ten people including us.  A good number.

The whole crew - Kim, Jennifer, Jill, Amy, Cathi (I think?), Bri,
Vicki, Julie, Gladys & me.
All the paintings came out a lil different & there was 
something about each others paintings that we really liked that made
them different.  Paul's favorite was Amy's (he came in 
right at this point of the evening - he really liked her birds).  
My favorite was Vicki's.  I loved her fly!  :)

Here is a closeup of mine.
I wasn't too happy with my birds but 
for my first time doing this kind of painting, 
I cannot be too hard on myself.

This is a closeup of Jill's.
I love her big fat bird.  I giggled when I first saw
him but I really do like him.

Here is a closeup of Kim's.
This too was her first painting party
& I really like her swirly sun.

Have you attended one of these parties before?  What did you paint?  

I think that I'd like to have another one in the Fall & do a Fall themed one & then one in the winter (maybe for my birthday) & do a snowman one!  It was a whole lot of fun!  :)


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    1. You are too sweet! My birds are a lil goofy but that's okay, it was my first time. :)

  2. SO FUN!!! I did my first one at a bachelorette party a couple months ago and it was so much fun! Your painting looks great!

    1. I want to have another one right now. It was so much fun! :)


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