DIY Art Studios Near Portland
Create Your Own Masterpiece in Oregon’s Tualatin Valley
From paint-your-own pottery to glass-blowing, find your inner artist in Tualatin Valley.
Live Laugh Love Art is a state-of-the-art glass-blowing, painting and welding studio and gallery in downtown Tigard. Private and group classes–with the guidance of an artist–are available.
Vine Gogh Artist Bar & Studio offers step-by-step painting classes at two Tualatin Valley locations: Love Bites by Carnie in Sherwood, and Stickmen Brewing in Tualatin. Paint along to fun music while drinking wine, beer, and cider (for liquid encouragement, of course!).
Sip and paint classes are very popular, and Wine and Design (18041 SW Lower Boones Ferry Road, Tigard; wineanddesign.com) offers acrylic painting classes at its dedicated art studio. Sit down and create your own masterpiece while sipping on a glass (or two) of wine.
Paint-your-own ceramics shops are great ways to express creativity, and throughout the Tualatin Valley, there are several places to create a ceramic work of art, such as Ceramic Cafe Art Lounge.
Commemorate your visit with a hand-painted wood sign at Oregon’s first wine-and-sign DIY studio, Cork & Board Studios. Choose a design from the gallery, and create your own sign from scratch while sipping on complimentary local wine and beer.
Learn to cook a new dish at Collective Kitchen. Collective Kitchen is a collaborative work-space for local artisans. Located in Historic downtown Hillsboro, the unique collective offers a variety of creative classes, which include cookie and macaron baking, bread, pies and other sweet treats, as well as sausage, soups and more.