Pizza, Paint and Sip with Chelsea McGhee Studio

Paint and Pour

Friday, Oct. 13, 6-8 p.m.


Break out the red and black paint and get into the homecoming spirit with your fellow Huskies on Friday night. Pick from six pre-sketched designs by local artist, Chelsea McGhee, and create your own NIU-themed masterpiece. Whether you are a budding artist or a seasoned pro, this family-friendly event is for all ages!

Participants will channel their creativity in the Huskie Den at the Holmes Student Center and enjoy pizza, painting and pop with current students, alumni and friends. All ages are encouraged to attend this family-friendly event. 

Registration for this event is $30 and includes a pre-sketched canvas with all supplies, pizza and pop. Alcoholic beverages will also be available for purchase. Free parking will be available for this event at the Holmes Student Center Lot.

All sales are final. Refunds will not be given, but reservations may be transferred. 

Questions? Please contact Dana King, ’05, at 815-753-5421 or

When registering, please select one of the six painting options below.

Painting option: NIU Football helmet and football on football field Painting option: NIU Huskie Head logo on red background Painting option: 2023 NIU Homecoming logo on grey background
Painting option: Victor E Huskie making the Huskie Sign Painting option: NIU word mark logo Painting option: Football with NIU Huskie logo in front of goal posts with NIU banner

Event Information

Cost: $30


6:00PM - 8:00PM Fri 13 Oct 2023, Central timezone


Holmes Student Center
600 Lucinda Ave
DeKalb, IL 60115

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Interested in attending the Huskie Hour with DeKalb County Bold Spirits event on Friday afternoon and the Brunch with Mission and Victor E. on Saturday morning too? We have a special bundle offer that will save you $20 on the combined cost of the events, check out more information here

Register Today!