Easter Time!

Here comes Peter Cottontail, hoppin’ down the bunny trail, hippity, hoppity, Easter’s on its way… This is a great time of year to get together with family and friends. The hope of Easter and the joy of springtime are in the air. Ok, maybe not springtime yet here in Indianapolis where it still feels like […]

St. Patty’s Day Party Prep

March is here! I am looking through my closet for my one green sweater so I don’t get pinched on St. Patrick’s Day. Private painting parties are truly fun and easy to host, and Ashlie has created some brand new painting classes for March.  Here are some St. Patrick Day party decoration and food ideas […]


As you may know, we moved our studio to a new building, 581 South Rangeline Road. It’s a great space with plenty of room to hold painting classes and host big parties. Just like moving into a new house, there are plenty of spaces to put your personal touch on. We have paintings for the […]


According to Feeding America, 50 million Americans or one out of every six, struggle with hunger and food insecurity. That is 311,920 people in central and southeast Indiana. Most of these families depend upon food pantries to have enough food each month. To help out, we are holding a food drive collecting non-perishable items to […]

Hosting a Halloween Painting Party

Have you seen those really cool Halloween-themed paintings that Ashlie has created? They are so much fun! If you are planning to host a Halloween painting party for your kids or friends, we have some decorating and entertaining ideas for you. Pumpkins make wonderful decorations. You can take some of the really small ones, put […]

Changes Coming October 1st

We are introducing a few new changes to our business on October 1st. Children are so much fun to paint with, so you will see more classes on our Kidz CANvas Club calendar. On Saturdays there will be two Kidz classes to choose from, one at 1:30pm and the other at 3:30pm. Our adult class […]

A Piece of Indy – a Paint Cellar Contest

COOL CONTEST!  Now that I have your attention, yes, we have a brand new contest to present to you. We have taken pictures of Ashlie Duncan’s artwork at special locations in Indiana. Each day we will post a puzzle piece of the picture. It is your mission, should you choose to accept it, to figure […]

A Ladies Date to Paint

The Paint Cellar is pleased to announce a very special event! On Wednesday, July 18th from 7:00pm-10:00pm, “A Ladies Date to Paint” will be held at the Shiraz Wine Café in Carmel. The Paint Cellar’s very own Ashlie Duncan will teach you how to paint, “Midnight Monument.“ You will paint your masterpiece from 7:00pm-9:00pm, and then […]

New and Improved Registration Process

We are pleased to announce our new registration process.  Now you can create a personal profile that will automatically complete a class registration form for you. You can also keep track of your classes, and quickly cancel and reschedule a class. Your account will allow you to see your class history and your currently scheduled […]