Our Adult Class Policies


  • Full payment is required to register for a class or workshop. Cash, debit, MasterCard or Visa are acceptable. Sorry, we do not accept cheques.
  • If there are insufficient paid registrations and we have to cancel a class, you will be notified and you will receive a full refund.
  • Should there be room in a class already in progress, new students are welcome to join. Fees will be adjusted accordingly.
  • Mature Teen are welcome at Adult Classes.
  • Fees for classes and workshops missed because of any event beyond our control (such as travel, road conditions, illness, weather or emergencies) cannot be refunded or credited to another class.

  • Paintworks cannot provide replacement or make-up classes for classes missed.

  • If a teacher is not available, a replacement teacher will be obtained or arrangements will be made for a make-up class.

  • Cancellations must occur at least two weeks prior to the date your class starts to receive a credit.

  • If a student withdraws from a class or workshop they have one year to use the credit towards another class or workshop.

  • Students are responsible for supplies, surfaces and paper towels or as recommended on the supply list for the specific class registered for.

  • Students are responsible for their own clean up. Please do not pour acrylic and oil paints down the sinks.

  • Classes will start on time.

  • Paintworks reserves the right to adjust the class schedule, adjust fees, cancel a class or modify a class at any time.

  • Paintworks, its employees, and other staff will not be held responsible for any losses, stolen property or personal injury that may occur while students are attending lessons.


  • Paintworks is not responsible for work left in the studio. If work remains in our studio two months after a class or workshop is completed, it will be disposed of.

  • As a variety of materials are used in our studio, Food and drink, including water may be restricted from the studio space for health and safety reasons.