Happy Birthday Salvador Dali

220px-Salvador_Dalí_1939Salvador Dali is widely considered to have been insane, ridiculous, self-absorbed. He wasn’t.

A more accurate description would be that he was brilliant, unique, and fearless. Fearless in life, fearless in art, fearless in his self-expression.

What Dali knew that so many of us don’t is that one’s ideas and interests are valid, as well as valuable. When he had an impulse to explore a new interest, dress in a certain way, or to say what was on his mind, he didn’t stifle himself.
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10 Reasons You Should Enroll Your Child in a Painting Class

10 Reasons You Should Enroll Your ChildSummer’s coming and The Paint Cellar, in Carmel, is the place for you. Like most parents, you don’t want your kids to spend the summer just playing video games. We’ve got a solution for you.

Top 10 reasons:

1. Teach your kids how to learn. In addition to painting skills, your child will begin to develop skills and gain insights that can be applied to any endeavor. They’ll learn to continue when things get difficult, to believe in their own ideas, and how to ask for and receive feedback.

2. Painting is fun! If you enroll your child in a summer math class, they might fight you on it. But painting is a relaxing and fun activity that most kids already enjoy.

3. A painting class provides your child with an opportunity to get to interact with other children. Is your child shy? Giving and receiving positive feedback on their work is a good way for a shy child to take small steps toward interacting with new friends.
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Paint Night at Fox and Hound in Castleton!

Golden BloomsAre you and your friends looking for a better way to spend a night out? Bring yourself, bring your friends and relax in adult company as The Paint Cellar teams up with Fox and Hound in Castleton! It’s ladies night so make sure you grab a girlfriend or 2 or 3 and join us on Wednesday, May 7th, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. to offer you a chance to bring out the artist in you at Sip & Paint Night.

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Paint Night In Brownsburg at A Stones Throw Pub!

Open-SeasAre you and your friends looking for a better way to spend a night out? Bring yourself, bring your friends and relax in adult company as The Paint Cellar teams up with A Stones Throw Pub in Brownsburg, Indiana on Wednesday, April 23, from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. to offer you a chance to bring out the artist in you at Paint Night at A Stone’s Throw.

Guests age 21 and over are encouraged to throw caution to the wind and bring out the artistic side at Paint Night at A Stone’s Throw. You will have an opportunity to enjoy a few drinks as your creative juices flow and your “Open Seas” masterpiece is born. Tickets are only $25 and seats are limited. Online preregistration, at Paint-Cellar.com, for Paint Night at A Stones Throw is available now until 12 hours prior to the event. Doors will open 15 minutes early for the event. Show up 10 minutes early in order to sign in and choose the best seat in the house. Continue reading