FAQs - Frequently Asked Questions

Do you have a question? We've listed some of the top things we are asked along with our answers below.

About visiting Boing!

Where are the art classes located?


The art studio is located in Crown Heights, Brooklyn.




What ages are the classes for?


There are classes for boys and girls as well as adult classes. Boys, ages 6-12 Girls ages 6 & up.




How often and how long are classes?


Classes are once a week ,for one hour, for younger students and range from 1 1/2-2 hrs for high school students and adults.




What is the curriculum for the art classes?


Estee is a professional artist that has been teaching for 11+ years. The art classes are small, to allow each student to receive the individual attention needed to thrive. Estee's goal is for her students is to learn the fundamentals of art and develop an appreciation and understanding of all different styles, while cultivating their own unique talent and creative expression. The curriculum focuses on the fundamentals of art and developing technical skills by studying all mediums and styles, as well as an education in art history and the study of old and contemporary masters.




We are ready sign up! How can we do that?


We are so happy you have decided to join classes! You can fill out the Registration form Here. Sending in the registration form lets us know that you are interested but does not ensure a spot in the class. Classes fill up quickly and due to the limited amount of students per class, which ensures the most productive lessons, are not always available. You will be notified, upon receiving the registration form, if there is room in the classes. If the classes are full you have the option to be added to the wait list for the next semester.




What is the schedule for upcoming spring semester starting April 12, 2021?





Zoom Art Classes


We are happy to hear you are interested in online zoom art classes. Studio classes are now in session and zoom classes will be put on hold unless circumstances change due to Covid-19.We will be offering zoom classes for students out of town or unable to attend studio classes. If you are interested in a zoom class please contact us.





About hiring Boing!

What are your kitchen facilities?


The kitchen is part of the exclusive hire of Boing! and you are very welcome to use the facilities in there. These include a fridge, freezer, oven, microwave, hot water point, as well as enough plates, cups and cutlery for your party. Please note, for safety reasons, children are not permitted in the kitchen.




What can I hire Boing! for?


We love that our space is used for a range of different activities for 0-5 year olds and their families. Whether it's a party, a one-off event, a regular group or something totally different, we will happily consider making the space available at a reasonable cost to ensure it is somewhere for everyone to join in. You can book a Boing! Party, or hire it for a community activity or private event. Check out the options on our ' Hire Boing!' page.




Can I see the space before I book?


Visit our 'See Boing!' page for photos of the space. If you'd like to see the space in person, please get in touch via our ' Contact' page and we will arrange this with you at a convenient time.




How do I hire Boing!?


If you'd like to book a party at Boing!, click here. If you'd like to hire Boing! for a community activity, click here. If you'd like to hire Boing! for a private event, click here.





About Boing! Parties

Can I put up decorations?


We are really happy for you to decorate the space for your party but please see the Terms and Conditions beforehand - you will only be able to put decorations up in the designated areas. Our Party Host will be on hand to help you with your party set up. Please remember that set up and clearing time is included within your 3 hour party booking and the room should be returned to its original layout at the end of your hire.




Do you have a sound system available?


There is a CD player in Boing! which is available for use.




What time can I get into the building?


Boing! will be accessible at the start of your hire (either 9am, 12:15pm or 3.30pm depending on your session). Your booking hire time includes time to set up and clear away.




Do you provide food packages?


We do not yet offer food packages as part of our party hire – this allows you the flexibility to keep party food as simple or creative as you like! Please be aware of possible allergies amongst your guests and also that Boing! is a nut-free zone.




How do I book a Boing! Party?


Visit our 'Parties' page for information about how to book your party.




Are we able to book parties at the moment?


Unfortunately we have had to suspend all party booking due to Government conronavirus restrictions. Once these restrictions have been lifted, this very popular service will start again. Please watch this space and also our Facebook page for further, up to date, details.




What happens if we booked a party that was not able to happen due to coronavirus?


Someone should have been in contact with you - if that is not the case please do let us know as soon as you can. We have been so grateful for the help and support we have received from so many people and that includes customers who have simply beared with us during this difficult period. Many of you have agreed to your outstanding party being deferred and this has really helped us survive until now.





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Boing! Softplay Family Centre, is a part of Boing Bristol CiC which is registered in England and Wales as a company limited by guarantee (number 09490607).

Tel: 07936 503445

Email: parties@boingsoftplay.com

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