Susan's "Ugly Holiday Sweater" Party 11/11/16 Mid-day

Well Pop Up Studios is used to this location, and so happy to be back and having our very first "Ugly Holiday Sweater" party with these amazing women! We listen to some Motown, and other hits and we got straight into is making our snowmen sweaters....step by step! 

We used all kinds of new materials that we normally don't use in most of my parties, such as puffy paints, and sparkly gems. It was so much fun making these sweaters they all turned out so very different, but all individually spectacular!! The holidays are coming, what better time can you have then creating something festive to wear during the holiday season!   

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!!!

Nikki's Private Painting Party "Hidden Melodies" 8/20/16

Another stop to The Haven apartments for Pop Up Studios in fountain valley where we got our music on for sure! We listened to some old school rock music, had some wonderful drinks and painted our hearts out!! We were painting, "Hidden Melodies" which really came out phenomenal with all the different versions of it!

This was such a fun community everyone was out and about and enjoying the cali sun! Pop Up Studios had such a great time help these friends through this creative painting party....can't wait for another one. 

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!

Collin's Private Party "Aloha Pineapple" 7/6/16

ALOOOOHA from Huntington Beach it was another wonderful time with some of my favorite people! Us crazy kids all painting some amazing pineapples....and Collin painted one delicious looking strawberry! We painted " Aloha Pineapple" and man did we have an amazing time!

Owen helped us renamed our brushes this time to fit the painting: Daddy Pineapple, Mama Pineapple, and baby pineapple! We all got a good giggle out of that, and it was hard not to have one amazing day painting! Can't wait to see these fun kiddos again this week!!!

Collin's Private Party "Ninja Turtle Power" 7/5/16

Pop Up Studios made time to get totally tubular and make some terrific NINJA TURTLE PAINTINGS with the boys today, Collin, Bradley and Owen! Everyone did their favorite Ninja Turtle we had Rafael, Mikey, and Leonardo. Each one of them had such individual personality and they turned out RADICAL!

Once we got through the whole class, Collin wanted to keep on painting the rest of the ninja turtles, PLUS Master Splinter! Which all of them turned out awesome.... it was such a good time and I'm so excited we got to make such a fun painting.

Turtles in  half shell TURTLE POWER!!

Mia & Faye's Party "Aloha Pineapple" 6/29/16

It was a perfect day for Ohana (family) when Pop Up Studios went to paint in Santa Ana with an amazing mother and daughter. The daughter Faye who is 6 years old, was quite the little Hawaiian, so we had to do a new painting just for her we made called, "Aloha Pineapple." Not only did we paint a pineapple by Mia & Faye had smoothies out of Tiki mugs, which could not have been any.... "COOLer." 

It was very warm outside but we were right next to the pool and able to dip our feel in while our paintings were drying. We had sooo much fun painting with our special helper brushes that Faye named "Blueberry, Tiny, and baby!" We had such a fun time poolside and can't wait until the next time when we paint with this wonderful pair of artists again!

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!

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!

Andrea's Mother Daughter Party" Monet's Field of flowers" 6/5/13 pm

Good Friends, and wonderful wine, and the three hours just fly by!!! This is my second party for this mother daughter pair, and they wanted to paint the poetic, "Monet's Field of Flowers." It was such a fun one to do, and theirs turned out wonderful, we even added into the painting their little doggie Teddy!

We painted listened to Amy Winehouse and enjoyed a sauage, grape, and cheese plate....it was perfection! Can't wait for the next party from them they are always a fun time!

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!!!

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!

Kela's 8th Birthday Party "Everything Whale Be Alright" 5/21/16

Everyone was excited at Kela's 8th birthday this weekend, especially Pop Up Studios! We painted, "Everything Wale be alright" and of course everything turned out amazing! Before all got started all of Kela's Party goer's had to name our paint brushes, "skinny, bob, and chubby bubby."  Then with our named brushed we started painted. All the kids did amazing even from the youngest to oldest everyone had some pretty rad whales! 

This was such a great party, and after all the painting was done mom brought out the cake and the ice cream toppings which were put into artist palettes....good job MOM!!! Such a fun party can't wait to see them soon.

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!

Lindsey's Bachelorette Party "Midnight Blossoms" 4/16/16 PM

Pop Up Studios is always ready for fun, and a challenge. We had three chairs and 9 girls in a lovely Hyatt hotel room, and man did we ever make it work. With an ottoman and a side table we threw together an awesome painting party. We drank some margarita's which we decided to name " Maggie's".... or "Margs" and we danced to some nostalgic 90's and 80's tunes. We painted "Midnight Blossom's" and all the ladies made some fabulous paintings!

Lindsey did a wonderful job setting up this fun bachelorette party for the bride Molly! And Molly even did some wonderful heart-shaped branches just in time for her wedding on June, 3 2016. Pop Up Studios wishes Molly and her fiance' all the best in their new journey of marriage, and sending all our love and positivity  to the bridal party!!!

This was such a fun night and we were so lucky to be a party of the festivities, if you have a party or event you want to make even more memorable invited Pop Up Studios!!!

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

It was a magnificent day in Westminster, CA for a Pop Up Studios painting party hosted by the lovely Julie! We had wonderful appetizers and wine to accompany the painting, and also some outgoing and enthusiastic personalities! It was such a fun affair, and everyone enjoyed painting "A Little Slice of Heaven" (the 2hr version).

We drank, We ate and Sang it was such a great afternoon. The special occasion wasn't a birthday or anything, Julie's party was having a PAINT PARTY DAY! You don't need a reason to have a good time and paint, next time you want laughter, fun, and art right at your doorstep call Pop Up Studios!

Andrisa's B-day Party "Hidden Melodies" 4/15/16

Pop Up Studios was welcomed back into Amy's wonderful home to celebrate Andrisa's birthday. We had an inviting host last night, Mr. Hanson who cooked the tastiest Shepherd's pie I've ever had!  After we were stuffed with delicious food us girls painted our amazing, "Hidden Melodies" painting each one coming out amazing and different. We were enjoying the hits on Jack Johnson Radio and everyone was having a great time

There was good wine, and great company and couldn't have asked for a more perfect thursday night. If you are looking for something different to do to jazz up your birthday call, "Pop Up Studios."

"Sunset Love Birds" #cupidsdatenight Round TWO! 2/14/16

Pop Up Studios came back for round 2, at the Orange County Great Parks to a SOLD OUT CLASS! What a fun group of 58, we floated away into the sunset with the hot air balloons and the sweet love birds. 

We also raffled away one of Pop up Studios original paintings, it was quite an exciting Valentine's day night! Hope to see you all next time you want some artistic good times!

More Tile paintings @ Congregation B'nai Tzedek!

I can't get enough of how much fun I have volunteering at my temple. Helping everyone this weekend was once again a joy! Some of my amazing title making girlies and I posing for photo ops! SUCH A GOOD TIME, for sure coming back when they do this in February!

Tile Painting w/ Congregation B'nai Tzedek 1/10/16

Had such a good time this weekend helping out at Congregation B'nai Tzedek.  I was asked to assist in helping make tiles in celebration for their 40 year anniversary! These tiles will be put up on their walls, and will be made by all the congregations members with help from Pop Up Studios. 

I had a blast talking to the kids and adults trying to get their visions of exactly what they wanted to paint on their tiles, here are just a few of the pictures from that day. I will be going back next weekend to help them with more tiles to complete their colorful wall!!!

Thanks to everyone who CAME OUT soo much fun!!!