Konnex is Hiring – multiple posistions

Hiring artists, art, craft

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!

Hiring artists, art, craft

konnex at nisqually valley brewing company
sip and paint event at the brewery


APPLY HERE – https://discoverkonnex.com/contactpaintingartstudio/ or email us at [email protected]

Fundraiser with Konnex paint and sip

traveling paint parties

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.

Sip and paint fundraisers with Konnex

An amazing afternoon paint and sip

What a great turnout for the Smash Deli paint and sip!  We had a sold out event on Mothers Day and had such an amazing time painting and creating with everyone who came out.  We painted the ‘Field of Daisies’ painting over Coronas on this gorgeous Sunday.  Lots of groups and lots of new friends made.  Konnex paints across the Puget Sound and specializes in private parties, Contact us to set up your very own paint party or join our next public event.  Konnex paints at Smash Deli every second Sunday, find tickets on our website or in person at the Deli.  Sip and paint is a great way to explore your creativity and connect with friends and family or meet new people.  Even if you have never painted before our Artists are there to guide and instruct you every step of the way and if you feel like diving into your creativity you have all the supplies to help you create your vision.  Come connect and create with Konnex.

Sunset Forest paint party in Roy

A huge thanks to Laura for planning and hosting your paint party with Konnex!  Konnex traveled to Roy Washington to sip and paint with this fun bunch of ladies for an evening filled with lots of laughs and lots of paint!  We created the Sunset Forest painting on canvas for this art class.

We love connecting people with creativity and this was an amazing night, we painted trees, owls and even a sasquatch!  Hosting your own private paint and sip with Konnex is easy, visit our website to host your paint party, just click on the Book a Party tab to get started!

We travel throughout the Puget Sound, tenino, roy, yelm, tacoma, eatonville, graham, Chehalis, Centralia, Lacey, Olympia and more, let us bring the paint party to you!

A Fundraiser for Art with Art!

Konnex had the pleasure of helping the PRCA Gallery in Morris Minnesota raise money for the gallery with a Paint and sip fundraiser!  We traveled to Morris Minnesota to paint with supporters of the gallery while they created for their cause.  We had so much fun showing how to create the ‘Field of Daisies’ painting just in time for spring.  Have a fundraiser coming up?  Looking for new ways to raise money for your cause?  Try paint and sip and give your supporters a way to have fun and support your organization at the same time.  We paint with groups of all sizes and travel throughout Central Minnesota and the Puget Sound in Washington state.  Konnex paint and sip fundraisers are available to 501 organizations, contact us by email today for more information or to start setting up your paint and sip fundraiser with Konnex (connects)

Let us connect you creatively!

Fundraiser for PRCA Morris MN
Paint and sip in Minnesota with Konnex

Sip and paint party in Yelm Washington

Coming March 11th!  Paint and sip with us at Smash Deli in Yelm, Washington!

This paint party is open to the public.  The afternoon will be filled with fun and creativity, grab your tickets and get ready to discover your creative side with Konnex.  Our Artists will guide the session with step by step demonstrations and tips, we also will help you with your painting if desired.  This art class is for anyone who wants to join, even if you have never painted before!  No painting experience is required.

Come experience a relaxing hands on enviroment where you will get to test out new techniques, brush strokes and color mixing as you create your very own painting on canvas.  All of the art supplies are provided.  Food and beverage are available from the deli through the entire event at additional charge.  Come and try there amazing sandwiches!  They also offer beer and espresso drinks!

We can’t wait to make this whimsical painting, feel free to email us with any questions or if you need help registering or have special requests for your group.  Visit our contact page here to get a hold of us – https://discoverkonnex.com/contactpaintingartstudio/

New mountain paintings now available in the gallery!

Konnex is proud to offer two new mountain paintings in our gallery!  Everyone wants to paint the Mountain!  We have been working on these paintings for awhile and are excited to release them to you in the gallery for 2018.  The first of these paintings is ‘The Mountain’ You can now select this painting when you host a private paint and sip party or keep an eye out for them on our calendar of public sip and paint classes.  With two styles represented in these paintings we hope that you will be able to join us to paint soon and create your very own mountain painting.  Mount Rainier is a great inspiration and we love that we get to look at it every day living here in the beautiful PNW.  We will release the next mountain painting in a few days so come back soon! Stay tuned……

Visit the Gallery – https://discoverkonnex.com/gallery-2/

Paint and sip in Yelm Washington with Konnex

We hope everyone had a fun and safe end to their year!  We are so excited for 2018 and all of the creativity it holds.  Your next to chance to paint with Konnex is coming up soon in Yelm Washington!  We will be at Smash Deli in Yelm on January 14th.  This paint and sip is open to the public and is all ages although we recommend ages 10 and up.  Join us on Sunday afternoon for a relaxing paint session guided by a Konnex Artist.  You will be shown step by step how to create your painting on canvas.  We will be painting the ‘Bubble Whale’ for this fun local event.

Beer, coffee and the entire Smash deli menu will be available throughout the event for you to order from at additional charge.  Please pre-register for this event by purchasing tickets online or in store at Smash Deli.  We will accept walk ins the day of the event if we have seats left, pre-registering will guarantee you a seat.

Don’t forget you can always host your own private paint and sip party with Konnex!  We travel all across the puget sound to paint with our clients.  We paint in Tacoma, Lakewood, Puyallup, Eatonville, Enumclaw, Roy, Yelm, Rainier, Tenino, Olympia, Lacey and Shelton. As well as surrounding areas near our listed cities.  Contact us with your party idea to get started!

Get Tickets here- https://discoverkonnex.com/event/wa-smash-deli-january-sip-and-paint/

Visit our full calendar here- https://discoverkonnex.com/paintingeventscalendar/

Sip and Paint at Smash Deli in Yelm!

Join us for a Sip and Paint party TONIGHT at Smash Deli!  We still have seats available for this.  Stop into smash to purchase yours or send us a message to let us know you are coming and pay at the door.  Konnex will be hosting this Sip and paint party once a month, open to the public!  Join us every second Sunday, every month at Smash!  We are painting Moonlight Dragonfly for tonight’s event.  Check out our other events on our Facebook page events section or our public events calendar on the website.  Konnex also specializes in private and custom parties, feel free to contact us for more information or with your party date so we can help you get set up.

Painting Winter Birch Trees in Yelm

What an amazing community lodge we painted at for this private sip and paint party!  A big thank you to Jessica for hosting and all of your friends for attending.  We spent the night creating these fun winter paintings!  Full of texture and snow just in time for cold weather.  We finished off these creations with little red birds.  Host your own paint and sip party at your home or location and get creative with your friends and family, co workers or kids!  Konnex is based in Yelm but we TRAVEL all around the puget sound to paint!  Contact us to start setting up your very own paint party!