“Birthday parties not only celebrate your child’s birth; they are also ideal opportunities to let your child know just how special and loved they are.Taking time out to make a fuss over your child, giving gifts and a party, can serve as an all-important reminder.” – Susan Striker
All parties will have private use our birthday room and full access to our studio during your party. Themed parties include up to 10 children. Additional children are $15 each, to a maximum of 12. A CAF staff member will be on hand to make sure the party runs smoothly.
For Themed parties, each child will receive a paint-your-own item, a party hat, and creative invention kit to take home. Peanut-free Decorate-your-own-cupcakes are also included. Other allergies/food sensitivities cannot be accommodated at this time.
More than 12 children? The studio’s birthday room can be rented for $225 +HST for 2 hours with a limit of 20 children. Space is available Friday evenings, Saturday afternoons and Sunday afternoons.
Birthday decorations and a table for BYO finger foods are available. Due to space restrictions, an individualized craft is not available. Add a creative invention kit (loot bag) for $5/child or decorate-your-own cupcakes $25
We book birthday parties during the following time slots:
- Fridays from 5-7 p.m./ 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
- Saturdays from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. /5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
- Sundays from 10:00 – 12:00 p.m., 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. and 4:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Heads up: Party times will vary in the future to accommodate more parties 🙂 The theme party package is for 10 children (including B-day child). For these parties we can accommodate a max of 12 children (including B-day child) but there would be an additional charge of $15 per extra guest. Because of the volume of parties, we do not issue refunds, but may be able to re-schedule a party due to illness.
Personalized Party Invite
Download our customizable printable invitation to share your child’s party details with their guests.
how to book your party
Choose your date, time and theme (check out the options below!).
A $50 deposit is required at time of booking to secure your date and time. We accept cash, e-transfer, and credit card payment by phone.
Once your deposit is received and date confirmed, we’ll send you an email with instructions and all the fun details!
$225 + HST (10 kids/2 hours)
Parties at this price point include a customized shape on a stand made of laser-cut mahogany. Shape items will be painted and decorated using either tempera or acrylic paint (dependent on age) and wrapped for easy take home. Your child’s party can be customized based on your child’s interest, such as a favourite book, movie or TV character.
Popular party themes: Trolls, Minions, superheroes, Hungry Caterpillar, Star Wars, Hello Kitty, Moana, Lego, Shopkins, Minecraft, Pokemon, and animals/mythical creatures like ponies, unicorns, dinosaurs and robots.
$250 + HST (10 kids/2 hours)
Mini Matisse Party
Includes paint and decorate-your-own ready to hang Masterpiece! Artwork will be wrapped for easy take home!
Includes process-based play-dough activity during party time, and individually wrapped play-dough with cookie cutter for each child to bring home. Great party for little ones ages 1 to 3 years.
Allergy Alert: Our play-dough is hand-made with love and flour by our play-dough expert (Melissa’s mom!). Let us know of any allergies and we may be able to accommodate.
Includes canvas puppet on a wooden stand to paint and decorate. Puppets will be wrapped for easy take home!
Includes any kind of transportation vehicles with wheels including: trucks; trains; cars; airplanes; emergency; and/or construction vehicles. All items are made from laser-cut mahogany with working wheels. Please let us know which type of transportation vehicle you would prefer. We are also happy to create a variety if you wish. All items will be painted (with either washable tempera or acrylic paint, depending on age) and wrapped for easy take-home.
$275 + HST (10 kids/2 hours)
Most of the parties at this price point come with a specialized party hat. For those parties without a themed hat, party crowns will be included. Please scroll down for more detailed info on each theme.
Paint-Your-Own Drum Party
Each child will receive a working drum and wooden drum sticks to paint and decorate.
Our most popular party! Includes wooden fairy/gnome houses to paint and decorate. Each Fairy receives a flower wreath with ribbons; fairy wings; and a wand. Each Gnome receives a wand and red cone hat with fluffy beard. Houses/wands will be wrapped for easy take home. Please let us know the ratio of fairies to gnomes for your party.
Hobby Horse or Unicorn Party
Each child will receive a hobby horse or unicorn on a sturdy wooden dowel to paint and take home. A forever keepsake!
Just Knights Party
Each Knight will receive a mahogany shield (emblem can be customized to suit birthday child) with straps for holding it for play and a wooden sword to paint and decorate. Each child will also receive their own knight helmet (made with silver poster paper) to wear and take home. Shield/swords may be wrapped for easy take home.
Each child will receive a canvas ready-to-wear mermaid tail (sewn and stuffed) to paint and decorate; wand; and tiara. Hangers will be provided with each mermaid tail for easy take home!
Each child will receive a wooden pirate ship with canvas sail and wooden sword to decorate, and pirate hat to wear and take home. Pirate ships/swords will be wrapped for easy take home.
Includes castles to paint and decorate; wands and/or wooden swords; princess hats (tiaras or cone-shape with ribbon); and knight helmets to take home. Castles will be wrapped for easy take home. Please let us know the ratio of princesses to knights for your party.
School of Rock Party
Each child will receive a working wooden guitar to paint and take home.
(Ninja) Turtle Party
Includes ready-to-wear turtle shells made with wooden base and stuffed shell. Fun to paint and wear! Turtle shells will be worn at the end of the party! Wooden swords and masks can be added for an additional $25.
Each child will receive a customized mahogany spell book (with blank pages for adding spells) and wooden wands (Harry Potter style or star-shaped) to paint and decorate. Wizards hats for each child are also included. Spell books will be wrapped for easy take home.
$300 + HST (10 kids/2 hours)
Includes machine-sewn, stuffed cloth doll with stand to paint and decorate. Dolls can be wrapped for easy take home.
Paint and decorate a wooden dollhouse and a little wooden family (3) to take home! Houses will be wrapped for easy take home.