NEW events and new venues

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Where will you paint and sip with Konnex next?  We are so excited to share our unfolding calendar of painting events with you!

Konnex is excited to announce our NEW partner venues and the events scheduled at each of them that anyone can join.  Our public paint and sip parties are open to everyone and some are all ages, 16+ or 21+.  We hope you can join us for a painting class in June here are some events that may be near you.

JUNE 1ST | 3PM – Yelm Tornados Fundraiser in Yelm

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JUNE 8TH | 10AM – Taildragger Coffee in Tumwater

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JUNE 16 | 2:30PM – The Shiplap Shop in Yelm

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JUNE 20TH | 6PM – Flood Valley Taphouse in Chehalis

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JUNE 25TH | 6PM – Top Rung Brewing in Lacey

Project to be announced for this one, tickets coming soon!

Don’t forget that you can always plan a private paint and sip party with Konnex, we travel!  Host your party at home or we can reserve space for your party at one of our partner venues, contact us with your date and time desired to get started!


Saturday morning art classes at Taildragger Coffee

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Hey folks!  Are you looking for a relaxing way to spend your Saturday morning?  Join us for a Coffee & Canvas art class at Taildragger Coffee in Tumwater.  Our weekend art classes are open to the public and anyone can join us.  You do not need to be an artist or painter just come ready to get creative!  A Konnex Artist will guide the session and show you step by step how to create the selected project, you will also be able to unleash your creativity.

Weekend classes start at ten am and include any drink of your choice from Taildragger coffee!  They proudly pour Batdorf and Bronson coffee and offer an assortment of deli items and snacks.  This coffee shop is conveniently located near the airport in Tumwater.

Pre-registration is required for our weekend classes, you can find tickets tot he class on our website calendar.

For last weekends class we created the ‘Wishes’ painting on canvas.  This painting featured a bold and loose brush style with lots of emphasis on blending and softening.  All art materials are always provided in class just bring yourself!  Our next event at Taildragger Coffee will feature a chalk paint art project.   Join us to create, socialize and Konnex!

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A cozy bridal shower in Raymond Washington

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We had the honor of painting with this lovely group of ladies for Sandy’s Bridal Shower near Raymond Washington!  This afternoon was so much fun with everything from themed sangrias to a huge cozy fireplace!  We painted the afternoon away creating the ‘winter berries’ painting with the group and stayed nice and warm next to the wood fire.  Thanks you Brandi and Sandy for hosting your sip and paint event with Konnex.  We loved all of the special touches including the drinks that matched the painting!

Konnex hosts private paint and sips across the Puget Sound and Western Washington.  Choose your art project when you book.  We paint with groups of all sizes visit our website booking page for more details and to get started!

See what your friends, family or coworkers can create when you paint together!

We hope the paint and sip made your bridal shower a success and we were honored to be a part of your special day!  Thanks again Sandy and Brandi!


A Party at Sequoia Assisted Living

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Konnex painted at Sequoia Assisted Living this week with this fun bunch of ladies!  We even had one resident join the party and create!  Thank you Stephanie for planning your paint and sip with Konnex.

We painted the Black Poppies painting for this work event.  You get to choose your painting when you book a private party with Konnex.  Our gallery has close to 80 art projects to choose from.  Paint and sip parties are a great way to bring your friends, family or staff together for a fun and creative experience.  Typical session last between 2 and 2.5 hours and feature step by step Artist guidance and instruction.  Let us help you set up your next event Creatively, we bring the party to you!  Konnex travels across the Puget Sound.

Contact us with your party idea or request.

FALL paint parties are here check out these seasonal projects

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Fall paint parties are here! We love fall in all of its glory, beautiful colors, crisp air, good smells, campfires, we could go on and on!  We love Fall because the cooler weather brings people together so lets get cozy and create.  Check out our new and returning paintings and projects for fall!  Choose any of these paintings from our gallery when you host or book a private paint party!   Pull out the pumpkins and Pinot, we’ll bring the paint!

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Fall and seasonal paintings choose your paint and sip artwork when you host a private party.

Remember Konnex is a traveling paint and sip studio so you can have your party at your home, office, or any location near you!


Questions? EMAIL US

Konnex is Hiring – multiple posistions

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Konnex is hiring!  We are looking for a few creative individuals to round out our team!  Are you creative?  Do you enjoy working with people and having fun at work?  Do you like to travel and meet new people?  Do you love art, crafting and getting messy?  We may have a position for you on our team!

Konnex is a mobile traveling paint and art studio.  We travel around the Puget Sound area to host events in various locations.  Our Artists lead and instruct art classes, parties and workshops.  If you live in the Puget Sound area and can answer yes to some of the above questions we want to hear from you!


Artists Position- Must be artistic and have a good knowledge of acrylic paint and be willing to learn new techniques/classes.  We will want to see some examples of your art/work this does not need to be in acrylic medium.  Must have a reliable form of transportation and be willing to travel or meet to carpool within one hour of your location for events.  Previous experience in customer service fields a plus.  Must be 21 or older.

Assistant Position – Art knowledge base a plus.  Must have reliable transportation and be willing to travel or meet to carpool within one hour of your location.  Previous customer service experience a plus.  We are looking for friendly people that want to have fun while working.  Must be 18, 21 or older a plus.

To Apply: EMAIL your resume and/or cover letter to [email protected]  if you have examples of your artwork please attach if applying for Artist position.  Please include which position you are interested in.  Only resumes emailed to this email address will be considered.  We can’t wait to meet you!

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APPLY HERE – or email us at [email protected]

Looking for Painting classes in Yelm

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Konnex offers public and private painting classes in Yelm Washington!  Check out our paint and sip events calendar to find a public event near you or contact us to host your own paint and sip party!  We travel around the Puget Sound to paint with people in their homes, offices, workplaces, community centers, or local bars and restaurants.  If you have been wanting to paint and sip with your friends, family or co-workers call us or email us to get started planning your own painting party.  Set up is easy and we help you every step of the way all you need is a date and time picked out so we can check our painting events calendar and match you with a paint and sip Artist!  You also get to choose the painting project your group will create at your party…our gallery is always changing and has so many fun canvas paintings to choose from!  If you join us at a public event food and beverage will be available through the venue, if you host a home or private party you are free to provide or have your guests bring whatever food and beverage you wish!

Paint parties are all about relaxing and having fun while your Konnex Artist helps you connect with your inner creativity!  We love painting with our clients and their friends and can’t wait to see what you create at your event.  Paint and sip parties are great for groups and keep everyone engaged and entertained for 2 to 3 hours.  Our parties are relaxed and include short breaks when the paintings need to dry etc.

The easiest way to get on the Konnex calendar is to fill out our paint party booking form here-

As always feel free to call or email us if you have any questions about hosting your own paint and sip party we would love to help!  Paint soon! – The Konnex Artists

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Paint and sip in Gig Harbor

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We are excited to now travel to the Gig Harbor, Bremerton, Silverdale and Bainbridge Island areas!  You can host your private paint and sip party at your home, office, community center or a local bar or restaurant near you!  Konnex will bring the paint party to you!  Let us help you set up your paint party and match you with one of our Artists, you choose your painting for your group to create and we will walk you step by step through the paint night session with instructions, demonstrations and hands on help if you need it!  Painting on canvas is for everyone even if you haven’t painted before!  We love helping brand new paint and sippers discover their creative side and helping our repeat clients hone their creativity and learn new techniques and skill.  Have fun creating your very own artwork on canvas, follow our tips or go out on your own and make something completely unique!

We paint with groups of all sizes with an easy pricing structure to make our paint parties available to groups of all sizes…pricing is as follows: $35 each if you have 8 or more in your group and $45 each if you have 4 to 7 in your group.  Large groups okay too let us know if you have more than 50 painters as we may need a little extra time to coordinate your event.  Payment is easy too, no hidden fees, no travel fees and you and your guests can pay individually at the party before it begins.  Invoicing and combined payments available too for corporate events or large groups, and we take cash, check or all major cards onsite.

Now what will you paint at your sip and paint party?  We have so many paintings and projects to choose from, including our new Chalkboard line.  Browse our gallery to get inspired and find your project for your next sip and paint.

And don’t forget we offer kids and teen parties as well, and parent/child painting events.  Contact us for pricing and options.

Check out our Gallery here –

Start booking your party here –

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Fundraiser with Konnex paint and sip

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Are you looking for a new way to raise funds for your organization or cause?  Contact Konnex with your idea!  We traveled to Yelm, Washington to set up this sip and paint fundraiser for the Tony Ramos Kujukenbo Big Island Seminar!  A big thank you to Michelle and Denise for planning and setting up the fundraiser we had an awesome afternoon painting for your cause!

We painted on canvas for this fundraiser and helped everyone create their very own version of the ‘Lovers Path’ Painting.  Konnex Artists guided the session with live demonstrations and hands on help.  We hope everyone had an amazing time and left with many memories of the fundraiser.

Let Konnex help you set up your paint and sip fundraiser and give your supporters a fun way to raise money and a night to remember!  They also get to keep their painting!  We can help you with promotional materials to reach a wider audience as well as online tickets and event rsvp.  Let us work with you to create a successful event!  With over 70 paintings to choose from and custom painting options available we know you will find something you love to create for your cause.

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