Pikasso Swig a locally, woman-owned DIY Craft Bar in Charlottesville, Virginia. We are unique and unlike any craft bar out there, we promise! You can walk-in anytime with no appointment and choose from tons of different projects to create! Our Crafty Pikassos will guide you through to help you create your masterpiece. With a group? Great! Everyone can choose to do a different project!  

We have a full restaurant and bar featuring fresh food and desserts and over 40+ wine and beer options to choose from. We have no freezer! All bread is baked fresh every day! We pride ourselves on being a "kid friendly" bar and specialize in crafting, parties and corporate events for all ages.  No experience is needed and all ages are welcome!


We offer nationwide shipping on all projects and gifts and can customize anything you dream up!  

Meet Our Pikassos


Jamie S.

Craft junkie and former trapeze artist. She is a NY native with two small dogs named Chloe & Bronx. She loves a good dance party!

Ryan H.

NY native and street art lover. As a retired Iron Worker, he built huge skyscrapers and buildings. He loves giving away cookies and candy!

Kerrie C.

A well known chalkboard artist and painter, she is the rockstar behind our window and mirror art. She loves queso and chips! 

Virginia C.

Textile artist and JMU grad, she is a true creative! After stealing her from a previous job, she now calls the swig home. She loves making a mess!


Brad B.

Music extrodinaire, he is in charge of our rockin' kitchen! When he's not cooking up deliciousness, he's hanging with his pup Jobin. He loves vacations!


Robert G, Charlottesville, VA

John S, Charlottesville


George, Vienna, VA
Happy Student

We only have art on Thursdays, and its my favorite subject. I like the classes here and its way better than school anyway.  

John S, Charlottesville

Smiling Mature Woman

I love that the DIY classes change so often. I've done so many cool projects that I don't know where to put them all. I love the music and atmosphere! 

Lisa, Charlottesville, VA
Girl with Gingerbread Man

Mom says I cant eat cookies all the time, but when I come here I get to taste the dough. I like that part!

Sienna, Charlottesville, VA
Young woman with Tattoo

The atmosphere here is super cool and I love the art themed cocktails. Its a fun place to get all the girls together, even on a weeknight.  

Lauren, Ivy, VA


Phone: (434) 202-7757

(Open By Appointment)

Tues - Wed: 10am - 6pm
Thurs- Sat: 10am - 10pm
Sun: 12pm - 5pm

Mon: Closed for nap time