Desiree's 10th Birthday Party!! " Happy Husky" 10/22/16

Another wonderful time @ The Haven's apartments! Pop Up Studios was overjoyed to be back at in Fountain Valley celebrating Desiree's birthday. We were dancing, eating sushi and painting some awesome snowmen and huskies! It was beyond a great birthday!

Not only did we paint, we got cake and Desiree got to open all her wonderful presents. This was such a good time, so happy to do a party for these amazing people again!!!

Sharon's Private Fundraiser Party "Moonlight Blossoms" 8/19/16

This was a non stop Sushi, sake, and Painting party that Pop Up Studios was asked to host and help fund raise for! We all had one heck of a time painting the gorgeous, "Moonlight Blossoms" we had a few renegades that decided to do their own thing, which also turned out pretty AMAZING! We painted listened to some earth, wind and fire and everyone enjoyed their time.

This was also a fundraising event where Pop Up Studios helped them raise money for their 200 mi. bike ride that raises money for breast cancer research! It was such an honor to help them, and can't wait to do another party soon in October!

Juana's Private Party "Lil Silce of Heaven" 8/13/16

Pop Up Studios was invited to do a painting party in Long Beach, with one really vibrant and fun family! We were celebrating a birthday party and painting one gorgeous Maui landscape. The painting was called, "Lil slice of Heaven"  and step by step the whole family got through this painting. This was a party with all ages, and everyone finished with an incredible masterpiece.

We had music, some really delicious food and of course lots and lots of laughter! This was a great time, and a fun family, can't wait to have many more parties with them in the future.

Ailani's Birthday Party "Island Dreams" 8/9/16

Pop Up Studios was so excited to be able to share in Ailani's 13th birthday yesterday! It was such an amazing Hawaiian theme, with totem polls, palm trees and many hibiscus flowers.  The birthday girl was dressed in her amazingly cute lai and hula skirt, it was for sure an all out Luau! In perfect theme we got to paint our newest painting, "Island Dreams" which everyone did beyond amazing painting! 

We used our three brushes who we named: Bob, Bobby, and Ailani to help us through our painting. As we were getting our paint on we also got our dance, and swim on! It was beyond a fun time at Ailani's 13th b day. Can't wait to have a good time at their place again!

Nicole's Couples Private Party "Sunset Wave" 8/5/16

Pop Up Studios headed out Surf-side to Seal Beach, for a entertaining painting party shore side! With some wonderful Chardonnay, and some banging brand new Britney tunes we got our groove on and painted some splashin' "Sunset Wave" paintings. We had some help  from our brushes who we adequately named: Orlando, Jason, and Joe.... ironically Orlando did most of the work.

Stopping half way through for grilling and appetizers this was one deliciously satisfying evening. We ended out the night trying to take pictures in the dusk, hoping their dogs would stay still to pose for the picture.....it sorta happened. It was heck of a night with some really awesome people, hope to go out here again soon, total paradise!

P.S. Quick shout out to the guys for helping me pack up my car! Super Helpful!

Colin's Private Party "Cool Dragon" 7/27/16

Today Pop up Studios was excited to do a dragon painting that is "toothless" inspired! We called the painting "Cool Dragon." all the kids were soo stoked to do this one, especially one of the girls has been waiting for it all Summer! They came out pretty phenomenal.

We listened to some Disney tunes, and some kidz bop classics and while we created some epic-ally happy dragons!

Colin's Private Party "Swimming Sea Turtle" 7/21/16

Pop up Studios had one swimmingly awesome time painting with these wonderful kids at Colin's house! A bunch of Colin's friends came over for a painting party, and we painted "Swimming Sea Turtle." The music was a pumping everyone was singing, it was a wonderful morning here in Huntington Beach painting our turtles.

Every turtle had it's own unique style, just like all these silly kids! I can't wait to come back next week and paint dragons!

Jasmine's Birthday Party "Hakuna Matata" 7/17/16 pm

"Naaaaants ingonyama bagithi baba".....well it's time to do a Lion King type painting sooo naturally it was called, "Hakuna Matata" It was one heck of a time painting and drinking in Fountain Valley with these hysterical ladies....and Scott (I will not forget husband). It was Jasmine's Birthday and man did she go out in pinterest style, everything was so cute! After admiring the party decor we blazed through the beginning of the painting with some killer sunsets. It was then time to get though the giraffe's which weren't the easiest....so everyone drank up their liquid courage and killed it!

It was one fun afternoon by the pool with this fun crowd! I can't wait to see them soon for some more paint n sip fun!

Jennifer's Father's Day Party "Happy Ocean/Sunset at Dana Point" 6/19/16

So stoked to be a part of Jennifer's family celebration for Father's Day! It was so wonderful be able to teach everyone... two paintings at once. Mind you this doesn't always happen, but hey it's Father's Day and I could dig it, so everyone got exactly what they wanted!  We painted "Happy Ocean" and "Sunset at Dana Point"....anyone sensing a beach theme?? I feel like it's beginning to feel a lot like summer! We had the whole family painting and man did everyone do amazing. Even my new favorite 5yr old Collin was following instructions like a pro. This family was super creative! Pop Up Studios had such a wonderful time teaching this loving family on Father's Day.

We listened to Jack Johnson had coffee and donuts, and enjoyed the fresh beach air coming in through the garage. It was so relaxing, and I can't wait to be there again to have more good times with this fun bunch!

Lien's Teacher Party "Sunset at Dana Point" 6/17/16

Pop Up Studios had another AMAZING time with some wonderful Orange County teacher's, and Lien's daughter Mia! I also had one wonderful assistant as well, Mia help me pump paints and get the party ready,  a HUGE thank you to her! Also a BIG Thank you to Lien for hosting another party in her spacious backyard!

 It was one heck of a good time teaching these ladies to paint "Sunset at Dana Point" I couldn't have been happier to take them through it step by step. We got paint on some clothes along the way, but thankfully it was caught in the nick of time. The moral of this story is just enjoy yourself, because in the end we had some amazingly gorgeous beach scenes and a bunch of smiling teachers! It was a great way to kick off the start of their summer and the end of the year. I can't wait to come back to Lien's for more fun and painting!

Ama and Ali's Birthday Party "Love Blooms DATE NIGHT" 6/14/16

Well oh well, finally Pop Up Studios got to do a party for one of our bestest friends in the whole land! Elisha called us for a double birthday, and how could we say "no" to that. The whole family showed up ready to paint, and eat and boy did we have quite a spread. We started painting "Love Blooms" while it was still light out side, and ended with amazing porch lights on and lots of laughter in the dark. We could not only see our awesome art work, but it also turned out pretty gorgeous.  All the girls did very beautiful versions of flowers some different than others. Man oh Man though was there a lot of love and family at this table!

It was such a great time taking everyone through the painting, even Memphis, Elisha's 6 year old was painting, and he paid close attention to all the directions! It couldn't have gone better, smiles all around. Can't wait to come back and do this again!

Susel's Birthday Party "Sunset at Dana Point" 6/11/13

This party was a non-stop giggle riot, we could not stop laughing...or eating the cupcakes Paula's husband Jose' got us! It was just one heck of a good time celebrating Susel's birthday by painting and drinking some bubbly. We painted "Sunset at Dana Point"  all the ladies added their own original flair to the painting. 

We had such a nice afternoon, painting a gorgeous beach scene! Can't wait to come back and paint more with these amazing women!

Bachelorette Party "Come Sail Away" 6/9/16

This was Pop Up Studios second party for Jordan, he and Andrew were throwing a bachelorette party for the girls and it was a huge success! Not only was I a surprise, I set up before the bride-to-be came down stairs (huge victory). We had such a fun time, we listen to some amazing Missy Elliot songs, and cranked out some BOATastic paintings. We painted "Come Sail Away" everyone put their own spin on it and man did they turn out SHIPrific!

We had delicious food, enough to feed an army.... many meat wrapped meat snacks and macaroons. It was one wonderful time with a fleet full of ships, can't wait for more painting fun!!

Public Party @ Good Choice Sushi By the Sea "Sunset at Capistrano Beach" 6/5/16

Well this was suuuper fun, first of all Pop Up Studios was invited by a High School friend to have a public paint party @ Good Choice Sushi! There was just no way to say no.... we had soo much fun being by the beach, sakemosa's, painting, music and sushi there is NO WAY to have a bad day! The wind was a tad rough a few times but with our wonderful painter's tape we were able to fasten our easels from the mighty beach winds.

We painted " Sunset at Capistrano Beach" and man did they all turn out vibrant and beautiful. This was such a great event that we will be doing it every first Sunday, this will be showing up on our public events and I will make sure registration is available on this website!

THANKS SOOO MUCH TO EVERYONE WHO CAME OUT IT WAS AN AMAZING TIME!!!

Lien's Private Party "Lil' Slice of Heaven" 6/4/16

Pop Up Studios was in Huntington Beach today for Lien's private party. The ladies were in good spirits, with plenty of wine ahead of time from painting helped them create some beautiful masterpieces. We got down to painting and everyone was killing this fun and happy beach scene.

We listened to some awesome throwback songs, and sang wonderfully off key! It was a great time, everyone's painting turned out pretty spectacular. Not only was it great artistically but, we also had a bulldog trying to eat my paint. He was sweet but even though paint is non toxic we made sure we grabbed it away. It was a fun and funny time can't wait to do another painting party at Lien's place in a few weeks!!!

Megan's Bachelorette Party "Spring-time Bloom" 6/3/16

For Megan's Bachelorette Party she and one of her bridesmaids came all the way out from Colorado to enjoy the wedding festivities with family and friends! They called Pop Up Studios for an awesome paint night at The Girl Cave in Huntington Beach, and it was a blast! With good times and some top 40's hits we started painting, "Spring-time bloom." Everyone was getting the hang of it pretty quick and we also had one radical renegade wave that made it into the bunch that looked wonderful! 

We had a blast painting, drinking, and nibbling on cookies. We finished our paintings in pretty good time and then the girls opened gifts. It was a wonderful evening.

Congrats to Megan and her fiance' we at Pop Up Studios wishes you many years of happiness!

Jordan & Amy's Date Night "Sunset Love Birds" 6/2/16

Pop Up Studios was in Anaheim to Surprise Amy for a wonderful Date Night in. Sending the their little one off to bed, we then all had wonderful calming music and some awesome conversation. We painted, "Sunset Love Birds" which they added baby love birds for their daughter Penelope and their new lil one on the way! 

We had such a great time, painting oh and btw Amy is pretty spectacular with blending and straight lines. She killed it, and Jordan held his own as well! It was clearly a good time, Congrats to these, "love birds." I'll be seeing them soon for their bachelorette/bachelor party in a week or so, CAN'T WAIT!!!!

Junior Girl Scout Troop #2872 "Jungle Macaw" 5/25/16

Well Pop Up Studios couldn't have been more excited to teach a bunch of Girl Scouts, and of course my "Sister" Kaila how to paint! It was beyond a good time! We had three painting brushes taking these girls through the steps, "Big mama, Mr. Normal, and Baby."  We all listened to kids bop radio and painted, "Jungle Macaw." 

The girls went to town with all the different colors they could put as the bird and I was happy to see such a wonderful flock of Macaws!!! It was such a good time, can't wait for more good times with these lovely Girl Scouts! 

PS THANKS SO MUCH TO ALL THE MOM'S and KIDS who helped clean up, and made this paint day possible!!

Katt's Family Mother's Day "Sunset at Capistrano Beach" 5/8/16 AM

Pop Up Studios setup our lil art studio at El Dorado Regional Park in Long Beach and boy was it beautiful. We had a couple windy weather changes but for the most part no paintings were blown off easels but mine, and that is a victory in itself! We had a blast listen to some 90's and 80's hits and enjoying some amazing homemade food! Everything was so delicious we talked and painted the beautiful "Sunset at Capistrano Beach" everyone in this family was pretty darn creative and they all turned out lovely!

We had such an amazing Mother's Day I was so happy to be apart of their family for the day, I wish all their mother's and those reading this a wonderful Mother's day!

Mother's Day and Dessert @ OC Great Park "Come Sail Away" 5/7/16 PM

We had all ages coming out to celebrate Mother's Day with us This Saturday at the OC Great Park in Irvine, CA with Pop Up Studios. This was soo much we had chocolate and vanilla cake, and a few family got to take a balloon ride that night! Besides all the other excitement we also did step by step painting called "Come Sail Away" which everyone had a blast doing! 

The night was filled with dancing and some amazing art from IVC on the walls! Everyone was looking at the gorgeous paintings and getting to paint their own. It was an amazing time. I'd really like to thank OC Great Park for letting me be the host of this event they are always so amazing and hospitable every time I have done a painting there and I hope to have many more!