AR Workshop®: a boutique DIY studio that offers hands-on classes for creating custom and charming home decor from raw materials. Join an instructor-led workshop to make custom wood signs, framed signs, canvas pillows, round signs, lazy susans, centerpiece boxes, tote bags, and more! AR Workshop will help you take your home decor to the next level and have fun while creating it!
AR Workshop Smithtown is owned by Erin Kahnis, who grew up in the Three Village area. Combining her background as a graphic designer and art teacher with her passion for entertaining and all things DIY, makes her a great match for owning an AR Workshop. Erin is thrilled to offer youth classes, DIY workshops, private parties, girls night out and more!
From Sunday through Wednesday, our private party minimum is 18 people and a 24 person minimum Thursday pm / Friday pm /Saturday pm. Can’t meet our minimum? Ask about booking a table for your friends at a regular scheduled workshop or just register for any workshop and include your friends names so we can seat you together!
Most adult projects range from $45-$70 and children’s projects range from $35-$40. Contact us for specific pricing. Gift Cards! Need a gift? We offer gift cards for sale online here!
A non-refundable $75 private party fee is required to hold private workshops and parties. This ensures you have the space to yourself to enjoy the workshop! (And that we can hire the coolest most talented staff for your group!)
We provide all of the materials, tools, and instruction! Choose from our Project Portfolio with a variety of mediums for your group. Choosing from our decor line of eco friendly stains and paints to customize your projects in the workshop!
Choose your preferred date and time for your private workshop. The workshop is available 7 days a week for private parties, with exception of scheduled classes as shown on our calendar.
Private workshops last from 2-3 hours depending on the project. Children’s parties include 2 hour workshop timeslot.
AR Workshop is BYOB. You may bring in small snacks or appetizers to enjoy.
Once you reserve your private workshop date and time, you will receive a customized party link for the hostess to send out to the guests via email with instructions on registering.