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Drink & Draw -Wine Glass Painting Class, Wine Tasting and Dinner
Looking for the perfect customised Christmas gift for yourself or a friend? Would you like to meet new people in a fun a relaxed workshop? Come along and learn about the art in wine. Hand painted wine glasses have created a frenzy in the shops and command a price tag of £30 each! Join us in this new craze and create your own personalised, unique set of glasses at this exclusive Tastour event. It’s easy and incredibly therapeutic! How it works? Your host will introduce simple painting techniques then during your 2 hour painting session, you'll enjoy a guided wine tasting of 4 fine artisan wines. While your completed masterpieces are drying, you will have the opportunity to socialise with like-minded people with sharing platters of freshly prepared food. This event is limited to 18 Tastourians, please note the number of people signed up on this site does not reflect the total number attending. Please check the ticket link for availability. Click here to buy your ticket: Cost: Non Members only £60, if booked one week in advance. £65 after. Bon Vivants save £5, please log in to receive your discount What's included: Small glass of bubbles How to paint glass class Guided tasting of 4 high quality, artisan wines Tutorial: How to Paint your glass Paints, stencils and all art material 2 glasses (additional glasses available for small charge, or bring your own. Vases and bowls may also be painted - anything glass!!) Cheese, charcuterie, and a selection of tapas/sharing dishes (light dinner) Room hire, booking fees & insurance Tickets are strictly limited to 18 people for this intimate gathering. We will be have a meet and greet from 6pm and the presentation will start at 6:45pm. Location is 2 minutes from Monument tube, in the cellar bar of the Walrus and Carpenter. Note on creativity/artistic ability: No art skills are required... Even the shakiest hands can produce beautiful hand painted glasses. Note on food: Please state if you have any diet restrictions when booking and your request will be accommodated. The food will be served at 8:30. Note on end time of the event: The event time officially ends at 10pm, however the amount of time you will need will depend on how quickly you start your design and how much paint is on your glass. Some people may be finished by 9 whereas others may choose to continue to have a drink in the bar after the event whilst the paint dries. If you need to leave early, please let your host know and they will guide you on the thickness of the paint. Click here to buy your ticket:

The Walrus and Carpenter

45 Monument Street, EC3R 8BU · London

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Welcome to London's largest Singles Meetup Group!!!

We have hosted over 2,000 events, and we have a fabulous community of gorgeous singles who are all warm and friendly.

Our featured events are:

Oct 9th - Spanish Guitar and Wine Tasting (

20th Nov - Learn to handpaint wine glasses (

We also have a monthly wine tasting social and many other events, which can be found here (

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Our events are aged at those between 30-50, however we have people who attend outside this range. We tend to have a fairly even gender split, but as the focus on single friends. We create an low pressure environment for meeting new people. The conversation is always great and the events are well organised.

One of the things I've noticed is what makes our events different everyone is keen to chat to all. I often send out this to attendees, so if you are feeling a bit nervous, you can find more info here ( on the group.

I write logs to the group on my journey of divorce to being single to falling in love with someone through building a friendship with someone I met at meetup, which you can find here:

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