Board & Brush

Welcome to the South Austin
DIY Wood Sign Workshop!

Are you looking for a night out with friends? Is your inner DIY itching for a fun new project without having to buy all your own supplies and make a mess at your house? Then BOOK A WORKSHOP at Board & Brush Creative Studio in South Austin.

<p>Austin is known for being the Live Music Capital of the World, hosting music festivals such as Austin City Limits and South by Southwest annually.&nbsp; Austin is home to some of the best BBQ.&nbsp; The city is home to 205 parks, 14 nature preserves and more than 50 miles of hiking and biking trails.&nbsp; There are rivers for kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding and a spring-fed swimming hole at Barton Springs Pool and even a grotto with a 45-foot waterfall at Hamilton Pool. Austin is also home to hundreds of thousands of Mexican free tailed bats.&nbsp; From March to October, each night, 20 minutes before sunset, the bats emerge from under the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge and take to the evening sky.&nbsp;</p>

Are you looking for a night out with friends? Is your inner DIY itching for a fun new project without having to buy all your own supplies and make a mess at your house? Then BOOK A WORKSHOP at Board & Brush Creative Studio in South Austin.

Austin is known for being the Live Music Capital of the World, hosting music festivals such as Austin City Limits and South by Southwest annually.  Austin is home to some of the best BBQ.  The city is home to 205 parks, 14 nature preserves and more than 50 miles of hiking and biking trails.  There are rivers for kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding and a spring-fed swimming hole at Barton Springs Pool and even a grotto with a 45-foot waterfall at Hamilton Pool. Austin is also home to hundreds of thousands of Mexican free tailed bats.  From March to October, each night, 20 minutes before sunset, the bats emerge from under the Ann W. Richards Congress Avenue Bridge and take to the evening sky. 

Board & Brush South Austin is a BYOB establishment.

Upcoming Workshops

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07/20/2019
11AM - 2PM
Grand Opening

Click on a workshop below to register!

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Wine, Paint & Wood Signs

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At Board & Brush in South Austin, we marry the joy of wine and paint with the classic timelessness of wooden signs. Our instructor led DIY wood sign workshops allow you to combine your creativity and willingness to learn new skills. We provide you with the instruction, materials and design for you to distress, sand, stain, paint, and customize your personalized piece of art!

Check out our Calendar to view upcoming wine, paint and wood sign workshops!

Private Workshops, Birthday Parties, Bachelorette Parties, Corporate Events & More

Whether you're looking for a fun way to celebrate your birthday, a distinctive evening out with a group of friends, or a unique relationship-building outing for your employees, look to our DIY wood sign workshops in South Austin. Our space is uniquely set up to provide a warm, welcoming environment that allows everyone to feel comfortable and excited to create their own custom piece of decor.

South Austin

Meet Board & Brush South Austin Owners

Greg & Nicole Gilchrist

Nicole has been a stay at home mom since moving from California to Texas in 2006. Greg was an IT manager for the past 15 years and is currently the Global Head of Application Support for an Austin energy trading company. After moving to Texas in 2006, they lived in Houston for eight years and moved to Austin three years ago. They have two beautiful daughters who are ten and twelve. They are also extremely excited about the new studio and cannot wait until they are old enough to work at Board & Brush!


Nicole loves to host gatherings and parties at their home and many of her friends said she should open her own party planning business.  After attending a Board & Brush workshop in Cedar Park for her birthday, she fell in love with the Board & Brush concept. She realized that this was something she had to do and opened Board & Brush Dripping Springs.  She is excited to open her second studio Board & Brush South Austin!

Make Your Own Personalized Sign at Board & Brush South Austin

Pick your preferred custom wood sign design, sign up for a DIY wood sign workshop that best works for you and your friends or family, and then show up for a fun, instructor led, hands-on experience.

Board & Brush South Austin is located in the Plaza @ South Park on South Congress Ave (along with Kanine Klippers, Reel Popcorn, Nail Salon and The HT Group) and adjacent to Southpark Meadows. There are plenty of dining options in the area including Texas Roadhouse, TGI Friday, Little Woodrow's and Serranos Cocina y Cantina.

Have any questions? Please feel free to contact us via phone or email. We are happy to help and would love to see you in our wood sign workshop very soon!

Board & Brush

8708 South Congress Ave
Unit 530
South Austin, TX 78745

(512) 643-0040 | southaustin@boardandbrush.com

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