In a relaxed, social setting at a local bar in Auckland's Heart of the City. Take on the basic techniques of painting with acrylics on canvas.

One of Paintvine artists leads each session with step-by-step instruction and plenty of room for your own personalised touches. Get ready for the best wine and paint party in New Zealand. No artistic experience required.

What is Paintvine?

It’s a fun social painting class where artists will run you through step-by-step instructions on how to create your very own masterpiece in a fun and relaxed bar in Auckland. Perfect for dates, catching up with mates or for meeting new friends.

All the materials you need (high-quality canvas, acrylic paint, brushes) will be provided. All you need to bring is your creative spirit (or find some at the bottom of a glass). At the end of the night you will leave with your own painting ready to hang up on your wall.

The need to know:

Address: Various locations - Wynyard Pavilion, Confidential Bar & EaterySweat Shop Brew Kitchen, The Lane Britomart (Saturday's & AV Club), 
Drinks: Drinks are available for purchase during the event
Food: Dinner menus are available throughout the night 


Upcoming paint nights in the city centre:

25 Feb, 2pm | Paint Your Pet | Good George North Wharf

6 Mar, 7pm | Wild Garden | Sweat Shop Brew Kitchen

24 Mar, 2pm | Your Friendly Cow | Good George North Wharf


NEW: Stitch & Wine

Create an elegant piece of art with a needle, thread and a dash of paint in this uniquely creative class! In this fun and unique class, you will use needle and thread to stitch a line-art illustration onto canvas. You will then have the freedom to add as much or as little colour to the background to make your artwork pop! At the end, you will have a one-of-a-kind creation that you can hang in your home.

Perfect for beginners, through to needlecraft enthusiasts! 




Flat fee of $7 per day on weekends at Fanshawe Street carpark. Find out more.

Kids ride free on public transport on weekends and public holidays. Find out more

Last updated: 19 February 2024