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Middletown, DE

240 Dove Run Centre Dr, Middletown, DE 19709
(302) 660-1897
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Office Hours

Sunday: 10:00 to 10:00
Monday: 10:00 to 10:00
Tuesday: 10:00 to 10:00
Wednesday: 10:00 to 10:00
Thursday: 10:00 to 10:00
Friday: 10:00 to 10:00
Saturday: 10:00 to 10:00
* Please see Event Calendar for event times, or contact us for available private party dates.

About Our Studio

Are you ready for a NEW experience in Middletown? We have the answer! This is a great place to have fun with your friends, or meet new friends; relax and just let your hair down and be you; or simply discover your inner artist.

We provide complimentary beverages, wine, beer, coffee, tea, iced tea, lemonade & water and you paint along with our artist to create your own work of art that you will take home at the end of the evening. 

We provide all painting supplies and artist instructions. No art experience is needed. Simply be ready to have a Twisted good time!

Two hour classes are offered for $40 and three hour classes for $50. Select Family Friendly and Coffee & Canvas classes offered for $30-40 and Kid's classes for $25.

Open classes are fun for you and a friend or small group.

Private party for adults or kids are great for groups of twelve (12) or more. 

Gift Certificates make a unique gift for any occasion and are available online!

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Alcohol Policy

**NO BYOB** We provide complimentary beverages; coffee, tea, iced tea, lemonade and water for all events, and beer and wine, for adult events. You must be at least 21 to consume alcohol in the studio. Please bring proof of age! We do and will check!

Age Policy

Because of the "Twist" element of the Painting with a Twist, all classes or parties after 6pm Sun-Fri and 4pm Sat-Sun must be ages 13 or older. We recommend ages 7 and older for ALL AGES classes, and 7-13 for KID PAINTS and parties.

Studio Details

• Please bring your own ice
• Cups are provided

Studio News


March 13 2017

Hi Twisters! We have proactively cancelled Tuesday classes & studio office hours for Tuesday, March 14th! Feel free to email the studio @ studio261@paintingwithatwist.com, should you need to reach us! Enjoy the snow day & stay warm! We plan on resuming our regular office hours and classes on Wednesday, will update here if necessary.... | Read More


January 6 2017

Hey Twisters, we are finally approaching winter weather conditions for our area! We just wanted to remind you all of our refund/cancellation policy: Cancellations/Refund Policy: All reservations are non-refundable; a store credit will be given for individuals canceling with at least 24-hours notice, as long the private party minimums are still met. **PARTIES & GROUPS OF 5 OR MORE, CANCELLING WITH LESS THAN 1 WEEKS NOTICE WILL NOT BE ISSUED A STORE CREDIT AND REGISTRATION FEES WILL BE FORFEITED** To give cancellation notice, please send an email to studio261@paintingwithatwist.com. "NO SHOWS" will not be issued store credit or refunds. NO EXCEPTIONS! If at any point in time the weather becomes inclement and/or state advisories for New Castle County are issued,such that we feel that our customers and staff are at risk travelling, we will close the studio. Notification emails will be sent to class roster for any class impacted. In addition we will post a notification on our Facebook page www.facebook.com/pwatmiddletown and to this page. In this case, we will do our best to reschedule all events and/or issue gift certificates to all registrants to use for a future class. Note, if you are watching extended forecasts and wish to proactively cancel, 24-hr notice must be given. Otherwise, please plan accordingly for lengthier travel times, as all classes will still begin on time! Thanks ... | Read More


December 18 2016

Every once in awhile, it’s important to do something out of the ordinary - to go outside of our comfort zones and try something new. In this way, we feed our spirit and enrich our minds. This is especially important during this busy travel season. Whether you’re expecting visiting family members or doing the visiting yourself, a painting party is the perfect way to spend time together. At Painting with a Twist Newark and Middletown, you are encouraged to explore your creative side while having fun with friends and family. Public classes are held throughout the week and offer an opportunity to socialize, to be creative and explore painting as an avenue of self-expression. Private parties are also available at no extra cost. Book a Family Reunion, Girls’ Night Out, Group Outing, Holiday Themed Party or any reason to celebrate and enjoy a the festivities this season. Painting with a Twist Newark can accommodate groups of up to 50 people. Painting with a Twist Middletown can accommodate groups of up to 72 people.... | Read More


November 21 2016

Buy 1 $45, get 1 $45 FREE! Sales begin @ 10:00 am, Friday, November 27th Only 50 Sets Available, limit (2) BOGO per customer... | Read More


November 18 2016

Art makes a timeless gift to anyone but the ins and outs of art giving can be tricky. At Painting with a Twist Newark and Middletown, we like to make things easy for YOU so here’s a few ways to help you make the most unique and creative gift this holidays: Sharing is Caring Start by considering sharing the idea of making a painting with someone you love. Whether you come to a painting party during the holidays or short after, Painting with a Twist Gift Cards are the perfect gift idea. Painting with a Twist Gift Cards are available online and can be redeemed at any location nationwide. You can also stop by the studio in Newark or Middletown and let us prepare you a ready-to-go Painting with a Twist Gift Card package. Decorate with Love Art has more than a visual impact on all of us. Many people love paintings because of their relation to the artist or the way they came across the painting. Gifting a painting you created at Painting with a Twist is a way to share excitement and fun you had during the painting party and in doing so, making someone feel very special. Whether that someone is a child or adult, a painting is a great gift idea. Bring a Twist to the Traditions With over 7,000 paintings to choose from, groups throughout the Wilmington, Newark, Middletown and Dover areas arrange their holiday festivities at Painting with a Twist Newark or Middletown. Our large selection of art, allows for any traditional themes to be part of the celebration while other parts of the party change. Each studio provides space for you to bring your favorite dishes and a complimentary bar with wines, beers, tea, coffee, etc. is part of each private party. As always, you must be 21 years old to consume alcohol at the studios and private parties reservations must be made at least 3 weeks in advance. Painting with a Twist Newark can accommodate holiday parties of up to 50 people. Painting with a Twist Middletown can accommodate holiday parties of up to 72 people.... | Read More

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