As mothers ourselves, we think Mother’s Day should be celebrated daily; however, once a year, we are allowed to highlight and express how much we love that lovely lady during Mother’s Day weekend. The million-dollar question is, how can you make her feel special? Flowers and cards are great, but how long will that gesture remain on her mind? You want to make it a memorable experience that can be cherished for months and even years to come, and we are here to help you with a plan.
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While tangible gifts offer convenience and flexibility, experiences are a better gift choice as they provide the opportunity to create lasting memories, foster deeper connections, and promote personal growth and well-being.
The COVID-19 pandemic significantly impacted people’s lives worldwide, and their experiences became so limited with no end in sight. Many people were forced to change their daily routines, work and school arrangements, and social activities due to lockdowns, social distancing measures, and other restrictions.
In some ways, this has led people to seek new experiences they may not have considered before. With many travel plans canceled, people have been exploring new hobbies like painting, learning new skills, and spending more time with their families and loved ones. Now more than ever, we realize the value of being close to your loved ones and sharing beautiful memories together.
In short, while tangible gifts may be a convenient and flexible gift option that can be quickly forgotten or used for routine purchases, experiences offer the chance to try new things, explore different places, and create unique stories that can be shared and enjoyed for years to come.
Planning the perfect Mother’s Day involves thoughtful consideration of your mother’s preferences and interests and careful planning and execution of activities and gifts.
A Guide to Planning The Perfect Mother’s Day Sip and Paint Experience
Start by researching paint night events in your area.
You and I Paint hosts events all over the Golden Horseshoe. We will be listing all our options at the end of this post. In a typical paint night, you choose the event based on the painting; however, You and I Paint focuses primarily on the experience, and the painting is complimentary. Wine Tasting & Paint inside a rustic barn outlooking the vineyard? Bottomless Mimosas & Paint with a live violinist? The sky’s the limit, and we pledge to exceed your expectations.
Book your tickets in advance.
Once you’ve found the perfect paint night event, book your tickets in advance. Paint night events are extremely popular, especially around Mother’s Day, so securing your spot early is essential, and you’ll save yourself the last-minute headache.
On the day of the paint night, arrive early to get settled in and find your seat. This will also give you time to mingle with other guests and enjoy beverages and charcuterie before the painting begins.
Most importantly, have fun and let loose! This is the perfect opportunity to bond with your mom or daughter and create lasting memories that could possibly turn into an annual event. Don’t worry about making mistakes – the beauty of a paint night is that every painting is unique and special.
Choosing experiences can build relationships, enhance happiness, and offer a more personalized and varied option. So, next time you’re considering a gift, think about an experience that will create a lasting memory. Our immersive paint events are definitely on top of the list for many of our new and returning customers!
You and I Paint will be hosting five Mother’s Day events spread over three days on Mother’s Day Weekend:
Wine Tasting and Paint Experience at Vieni Estates Winery in Beamsville, Ontario.
You and I Paint Inc. is a proud partner with the esteemed local winery, Vieni Estates Wine & Spirits, two forces coming together to host an elegant and upscale two-in-one Wine Tasting and Paint experience on Mother’s Day Weekend. The setup will be inside their gorgeous 170-year-old rustic, climate-controlled barn with luxurious chandeliers hanging above while overlooking the vineyard!
Come thirsty as you will be introduced to Vieni’s wine collection by selecting one of the Rosso (red wine), Alleria (white wine), and Bubbly (sparkling wine) flights of 4 wine samples. Your first flight of four is included in the ticket price.
You’ll also be able to purchase your favourite wines by the glass. However, don’t rule out treating yourself to the personalized mouthwatering antipasto board that will be served to you at the start of the paint session either; it is incredible!
There will be a total of three events at Vieni Estates, Friday, May 12th, at 6:30PM and Two Time-slots on Saturday, May 13th; at 12:30 PM and 5:30 PM.
Bottomless Mimosas and Paint Experience at The Sunday Studio in Kitchener, Ontario
You and I Paint Inc is a proud partner to a beautiful venue for Bottomless Mimosas + Paint on Mother’s Day – The Sunday Studio in Kitchener – an event space with a stunning backdrop specializing in curating and delivering memorable and unique experiences to the locals!
This event will be held on May 13th at 12:30PM.
Bottomless Mimosas & Paint Experience at The Twist Gallery in Toronto
You and I Paint is a proud partner to a beautiful venue for Bottomless Mimosas and Paint in downtown Toronto. Twist Art Gallery features skylights, French Arch windows overlooking the city streets, and long wooden beams accentuating the high ceilings. Artists can present their work in a relaxed and social environment while allowing visitors to walk around freely and learn about the art. With minimal planning and preparation, you can create a memorable experience that your mom will cherish for years to come. So, grab your paintbrushes and get ready to make a masterpiece together!