To schedule a party or event please call between Monday-Friday 11am to 5pm to speak to our curator


Sunday & Monday - 12pm to 5pm
Tuesday to Saturday - 10am to 5pm​

We will be CLOSED the following dates:
Easter - Sunday 4/21
Mother's Day - Sunday 5/12
Memorial Day - Monday 5/27​​ 

Studio Number:     Field Trips Number:
(503)737-4271               (503)409-0974
1255 Broadway St NE Suite 190
Salem, Oregon 97301
   $20 PER ARTIST!!!

Gather a group of 5 or more for a fun and creative Holiday Painting Party!! Eat, drink, and create in a relaxed environment. Choose one painting for you, your friends, and family. Smaller paintings take 2 hours long and larger paintings take 3 hours long to create. Call (503) 737-4271 to reserve a time. *available at studio, home, workplace, church or venue.

  1. Open Studio
    Hours: Monday: Closed Tuesday-Saturday: 10-5 Sunday: 12-5 During this time the artist can craft, create beaded jewelry, and paint. The cost is $7 per artist. We also offer canvases starting at $5.
  2. Rainbow Crafting Party
    This is a 2 hour rental of five tables, 16 plus chairs and all studio supplies. Any food, non-alcoholic drinks, and decorations are allowed. During this time the artist can craft, make beaded jewelry, and paint. $150 for the first 10 artists, $5 per additional. *Optional- $3 add. per artist for 8"x10" canvas.
  3. Adult Painting Parties
    You and your friends provide the food and drinks, and YAA will provide the painting materials and lesson. Choose one painting from our collection and have a creative and relaxing night out. No experience necessary. The classes are held from 6:15-9:15 p.m. and the cost is $25 per artist (5 min./25 max.).
  4. Classes
    Join a class hosted by YAA. We provide classes for all ages. Every first of the month we introduce new classes. If you have a gift certificate and would like to join a class please call (503)737-4271. .
  5. Kid's Painting Party
    This a 1 hour and 45 minute session that includes a painting of the birthday kiddo's choice, all painting materials, a lesson from beginning to end, and time for food and opening presents. Canvases can be presketched without any additional cost. $15 per artist (5min./25max.)
  6. School Field Trips
    1. Open Studio- Only available on Mondays from 10-12. During this time the artist can craft, design their own jewelry, and paint ( canvases not included). $4 per artist (10 min.). 2. Painting Class- An Hour and half session that includes an art history lesson plus a painting class based on a famous artist. The painting will be on an 8 x 10 canvas. The cost is $5 per artist (10 min.).
  7. At Your Home
    Please see kid's painting and adult painting class descriptions. The cost and times are the only difference. Class times will be taught according to availabity. Kids- $18 per artist/ Adults-$25 per artist
           To reserve a time for a party please call 1-503-737-4271.
Open Studio
The Freedom of Art
With over 100 craft items, a beaded jewelry making area, and painting our studio is a fun place to create without worrying about the mess. Open Studio is the time to make whatever you would like and then take it home at the end of your visit. There are no limits or rules to your art. For an additional fee, we also provide canvases and art kits.
  An artist cannot fail, it is a success just to be one.
                                                -Charles Cooley