Art-and-Tapas Dinner for One or Two with Small Canvases and Tasting Plates at Raw Canvas (Up to 52% Off)

Downtown Vancouver

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In a Nutshell

Restaurant-studio fuels creative brainpower with eco-friendly charcuterie & cheese plates before guests daub canvases in painting area

The Fine Print

Expires Jul 31st, 2012. Limit 1 per person, may buy 1 additional as a gift. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. Not valid with OpenTable reservations. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

$36 for an art-and-tapas dinner for one (a $72 total value)

  • One small canvas (a $55 value)
  • One tasting plate (a $17 value)

$69 for an art-and-tapas dinner for two (a $144 total value)

  • Two small canvases ( a $55 value each)
  • Two tasting plates (a $17 value each)

After sampling a menu of organic charcuterie and cheeses that includes elk-and-juniper salami, hot sopressata, and buttery riopelle, guests don smocks and create original masterpieces in a reserved painting area. Canvas pricing includes smocks, paint, brushes, and cleanup.

Raw Canvas

The hospitable staff at Raw Canvas challenges the concept of the starving artist with a menu of tapas and desserts that recharge brainpower for creative endeavours. Like a bust of Andy Warhol carved out of butter, Raw Canvas merges the worlds of art and cuisine with a painting pit where colourful brushstrokes flow freely and a dining area for munching on fine sausages and alpine cheeses. The restaurant-studio prides itself on its eco-friendly approach to both visual expression and bodily nourishment, stocking up on paints made on Granville Island and culinary ingredients culled from local family farms. Guests sip craft beers and complex wines as they marvel at Raw Canvas's gallery of original paintings by local artists, or admire the patron-conceived masterpieces that adorn the walls of the painting pit.

Tips from Groupon Customers

  • “Please start serving espresso! I'd really love a decaf latte with my cheesecake next time :)”

  • “Not a lot of instruction, wouldn't recommend for people with no experience. ”

  • “I would like to see a larger tapas menu”

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