Our Talented Local Artists

Our Sipping n’ Painting Staff in Highland, Denver

Our staff is comprised of incredibly talented artists. Allow us to introduce ourselves!

The greatest painting instructors are also incredible artists themselves. When looking for painting classes in Denver, it’s important to make sure your teacher doesn’t just talk-the-talk. Here at Sipping N’ Painting Highlands, we love our staff and all their many accomplishments. We know you will, too!

  • Tim Grade
      Tim GradeTim Grade

      Whether building log furniture, remodeling old houses, or splashing color on canvas – Tim loves to create.  Tim’s artistic nature, straight forward instruction, and sense of humor make his classes fun for everyone. Tim and his wife Susie co-own Sipping n’ Painting Highland and they live in Denver with their 4 year old son Russell, 2 year old daughter Lyla, and their sheepdog, George.

    • Drew Aldrich
        Drew AldrichLocal Artist & Instructor

        Drew is the life of the party and a loved artist on our team. Drew combines his natural charisma, artistic abilities and style to teach people about art and how to have fun at Sipping n’ Painting Highland. There is never a dull moment when Drew is teaching. Drew is also passionate about creating his own artwork that you can see at:


      • Annie Scaglione
          Annie ScaglioneLocal Artist & Instructor

          Annie is not only expecting a baby very soon, but she is also co-founder of My Favorite Colour Studio. We are also so lucky to have Annie as a teacher at Sipping n’ Painting!

          Check out Annie’s work at:

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        • Susan Grandchamp
            Susan GrandchampLocal Artist & Instructor

            Susan has been an anchor artist and teacher at Sipping n’ Painting since 2010. She combines a love for art, with a carefree style and is a beloved teacher in our studio. Some of our most popular paintings are ones that Susan created. Susan has a degree in textile design and has been painting for as long as she can remember. She inspires others through creativity and kindness and she is an avid lover of the great outdoors.

          • Ashley Joon
            Ashley JoonLocal Artist & Instructor

            Meet local artist Ashley Joon!  Ashley is a talented Denver artist who also shares her passion for art by teaching at Sipping n’ Painting Highland.


            Check out more of her work at: AshleyJoon.com