Design your own private painting event – lots of creative activities to choose from. Book your Bachelorette (and other celebratory painting pARTies) before your preferred dates fill up.  

Check out one of our upcoming fall classes on the schedule. Sessions are available both at the studio (through October), as well as off-site. Call Jody at (309) 360-4880 with questions or to schedule your customized event.

“Pour Bigger” – Tue. Sep. 25th 6 p.m. “By Now!” 

“Kids Create” – Sat. Oct. 6th 10:30 a.m. “Buy Now”

“Sunday Pouring” – Sun. Oct. 7th 4 p.m. “Buy Now!”

“Pouring More” – Mon. Oct. 9th 6 p.m. “Buy Now!”

Make a hit with a gift certificate to use toward a class at The Hive.  “Buy Now!”


The Hive is located in the Contemporary Art Center building at 305 Water St. on the Peoria riverfront.  We offer a variety of art classes, team-building, girls’ night out painting, date night, bachelorette and birthday pARTies, as well as other activities, for all ages: children, teens, adults, seniors, and special needs.   Earn scouting art badges, too! Like us on The Hive Facebook page. Our FB page has the most up-to-date photos of Hive events and classes. We reserve the right to cancel or postpone classes due to inclement weather of if minimum class size is not met. 

  • Girls’ Night Out
  • Date Night
  • Team-building
  • Adult  & Kids Birthday pARTies
  • Bachelorette pARTies

The Hive is truly a social community, buzzing with artful activity.

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