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Painting with a Twist opens in Spotsylvania
August 18, 2017 - Fredericksburg has a new place where friends can gather to paint, drink wine and discover their inner artist.
Now Open: Painting with a Twist - Hampton
August 16, 2017 - Every class at Painting with a Twist features a different painting and provides step-by-step instruction to complete your masterpiece.
Painting With A Twist in Sarasota Brings Out Artists In All Of Us!
August 14, 2017 - My painting turned out amazing if I do say so myself and honestly, I can say that I would love to go back and do Painting With A Twist Sarasota again! The classes themselves were fun and relaxing and had a party feeling to them. You are allowed (and encouraged) to bring snacks and wine or beer to class because the more you drink, the less you care and the less you care the better you paint!
Painting with a Purpose helping local causes
August 13, 2017 - The program is sponsored by Painting With A Twist owners, Tod and Claudia Strickland, and sessions are held monthly, with half of the proceeds going to a local charity.
Lewisville cat cafe offers kitty-filled paint sessions
August 13, 2017 - Starting off with cat yoga a couple of weeks ago, the public foster home rolled out a Painting with a Twist event Wednesday, allowing attendees to do something recreational while being surrounded by fuzzy felines.
Suncoast FYI: Painting with a Twist
August 11, 2017 - Hope Kinney and Sheri Penxa discuss what makes Painting with a Twist a fun and rewarding experience for any age!
A bit of fun — and wine — while painting with a twist
August 11, 2017 - Painting with a Twist has become part of many families’ memories. Shernell believes the classes are more about the experience than the finished work, which is why surprise marriage proposals have been arranged, baby showers or other special occasions held at the Harker Heights studio.
Finding happiness through Painting with a Twist
August 11, 2017 - Some say that friendship is the most precious gift in life – for Christine Trapaga and Regina Jakacki, that precious gift was all they needed when embarking on a new journey to becoming small business owners.
Tampa Bay Business Chronicles
August 10, 2017 - Leslie and Marvin Gay forged a very special relationship after they had both lost their spouses. In the aftermath of Katrina they moved from New Orleans to St Petersburg Florida. They were the 1st franchisees of Painting With A Twist and have since developed 3 stores throughout the Tampa Bay Area.
Tammany Scene: Evangeline Theater paints the town
August 02, 2017 - There’s a relatively new theater production company on the north shore, and it recently held an inaugural fundraiser to help spread the word about its events. Evangeline Theater Company, formerly NOLA Productions, was founded by Mandeville resident, actor and producer Gordon Carmadelle. The most recent fundraiser for the group was held at Painting With a Twist in Mandeville.
Creativity in St. Petersburg
July 26, 2017 - Painting with A Twist is a hands-on art venue that combines camaraderie and creativity, allowing patrons to create a painting under the direction of an experienced artist during 2 or 3 hour sessions.
Fête: The Power of Paint
July 25, 2017 - Never underestimate art or a woman. Painting with a Twist partnered with Caroline & Co. and the Vera Bradley Foundation on behalf of breast cancer. To the tune of “Come Together,” artists painted into the evening under the guidance of Shannon Vincent and went home with a free Vera Bradley tote bag.
New business paints for a cause
July 23, 2017 - Even though Canyon Country’s Painting with a Twist opened only two months ago, they were eager to join other locations in supporting breast cancer research.
Spokane Valley studio highlights Painting with a Purpose
July 18, 2017 - Liz Jirasic from the Spokane Valley Painting with a Twist informs us about Painting with a Purpose.
75 Brands Earn Recognition in 1851 Franchise's Franchise Development Website Award Winners
July 03, 2017 - More than 200 franchise brand websites were reviewed by industry judges, and 75 were recognized as best in class, with Signal 88 finishing first, followed by Sport Clips and Painting with a Twist tying for second, Buffalo Wings & Rings in fourth and Chemdry, MaidPro and Soccer Shots tied for fifth.
Painting With a Twist to Benefit the 100 Club of San Antonio
June 29, 2017 - In honor of San Antonio firefighter Scott Deem, who tragically lost his life while battling a blaze at a shopping center in May, local San Antonio Painting with a Twist studios are donating 50 percent of proceeds from a Painting with a Purpose class to the 100 Club of San Antonio on Sunday, July 9.
Painting with a Twist
June 22, 2017 - Dubious but up for an experiment, I head to a paint-and-sip party specifically to report back on what it’s really like to attend one of these popular events.
Painting with a Twist to Add Five Studios in California
June 22, 2017 - Painting with a Twist, America’s original and largest paint-and-sip franchise, today announced it will add five more studios throughout California in 2017, contributing to a grand total of 349 total studios in 39 states. This announcement marks the brand’s most significant expansion in the state since signing its first California franchise in 2013.
10 Artsy Date Night Ideas for Picture-Perfect Fun
June 15, 2017 - Uncork your creativity! Art and wine events are the latest date trend thanks to Painting with a Twist.
Painting with a Twist honors Pulse victims on the one year anniversary
June 13, 2017 - On the one year anniversary of the Pulse nightclub massacre, people gathered at Painting with a Twist in Tampa to honor the victims.
Cancer survivors paint 'scar art' on road to recovery
June 12, 2017 - Nancy Thayer's scars from breast cancer-related surgery bothered her at first. But sketching and painting them on a canvas through You Night Empowering Events' new art program gave her a fresh perspective. The artwork was created through You Night's ScART (Scar-Art), a partnership developed between the Covington-based nonprofit group and Painting with a Twist, whose corporate headquarters are in Mandeville.
The 10 Best Spots for Paint & Wine in Missouri!
June 05, 2017 - t’s a new trend, but one that’s catching on fast. Adults who want to explore their artistic side while they relax with a glass of wine are heading to locations all over Missouri for their artistic nights out.
19 Brands Switch to Naranga for Franchise Management Software in Q1
June 01, 2017 - Naranga, headquartered out of Atlanta, GA is proud to announce 19 new client wins from Q1 of 2017. Franchisors from all over the United States and Canada have chosen Naranga for optimizing lead management, onboarding new franchisees, central operations, employee training and protecting brand standards. Some brands added in Q1 include; Painting with a Twist, Outdoor Living Brands, Floyd's Barbershop, Little Nest Portraits, Red's Savoy Pizza and TruFusion.
Creative date nights include painting, craft projects
June 01, 2017 - Paint parties and DIY project and craft workshops have become a popular alternative to standard dinner and movie date nights.
Mix 96 Val’s Painting With A Twist Past Adventures
May 20, 2017 - Get some friends, grab a date, and bring your wine and creativity to this fun event!
Painting with a Twist Lafayette: Strokes for Stroke
May 16, 2017 - Former stroke patients who are members of Lafayette General's Acadiana Stroke Support Group celebrated their recovery by painting pictures in conjunction with Painting With a Twist.
Our Favorite CEOs From Undercover Boss Season 8
May 14, 2017 - Renee Maloney co-founded Painting with a Twist in 2007 but has since built an empire with more than 300 franchises in 36 states. Like most of the other executives who have participated in the TV show, she came away with a newfound appreciation for the artists who make her business possible, which is why she instituted an artist advisory board in order to get more feedback from her employees so as to make them that much more satisfied.
WDEF Chattanooga hosts Painting with a Twist
May 11, 2017 - Artists Amber and Taylor talk about the fun Painting with a Twist experience offered in the Chattanooga studio.
Wine fans drink up painting classes
May 09, 2017 - A precursor to the adult coloring book trend, paint-and-sip emerged as a popular franchise concept about a decade ago: Louisianans Cathy Deano and Renee Maloney in 2007 launched Painting With a Twist (then called Corks and Canvas) as a way to promote relaxation in a region beset with Hurricane Katrina-related stresses.
New Business Owner Giving Back With A Twist
May 08, 2017 - Bree McCleskey recently moved to Georgetown with a business plan and the desire to give back. This edgy artist and cheerful new owner of Painting With a Twist (PWAT) on S Rock Street has had ups and downs in her life, to the point of taking a job in a restaurant so she could bring leftovers home to feed her kids.
Hardheads First Paint Party
May 08, 2017 - We arrived a bit late, but our canvas was already set up for us. Probably 30 people were assembled around the high-top tables inside Hardheads Icehouse & Grill. The party was hosted by Painting With a Twist, Donna & Jerry Mittendorf.
A Fun Night of Art with a Twist Now Open in Winter Haven
May 06, 2017 - It starts with a paint brush and a bottle of your favorite vino. There is a trained instructor walking you through the entire process of painting your masterpiece. You have everything you need at your finger tips. [Pg. 12]
Painting with Mom This Mother's Day
May 06, 2017 - Metro Detroit Painting with a Twist locations are offering a unique Mother's Day experience to share with the family. Moms can paint for half-off with a reservation of two on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 14 as part of the Mom and Me Mimosa Sunday.
Painting fundraiser to benefit American SIDS Institute May 11
May 05, 2017 - Painting with a Twist art and social studio in Lewes will host a Painting with a Purpose charity event at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 11, to benefit Spring-for-SIDS, a national campaign to raise awareness about sudden infant death and to raise funds for research.
"May the Fourth Be With You" on 'Star Wars' Day
May 03, 2017 - (FOX 13) - May the Fourth Be With You and your entire family. Celebrate “Star Wars” Day and Revenge of the Fifth at these Bay Area gatherings of Jedis, Sith Lords and everyone in between.
May the Fourth be with you on unofficial 'Star Wars' holiday
May 03, 2017 - It's not an official holiday, but don't tell that to your average "Star Wars" fan. May 4 is a day of celebration by many who use the rallying cry "May the fourth be with you" as a way to proclaim their love for the epic space opera franchise.
Where to celebrate May the 4th Star Wars Day in San Antonio
May 01, 2017 - The Force is extra strong with “Star Wars” fans this week.That’s because Thursday is Star Wars Day, so designated May 4 because saying “May the 4th be with you” makes a punny spin on that classic line, “May the Force be with you.” It’s a special day to celebrate all things “Star Wars,” with plenty of grassroots and licensed events worldwide.
7 Star Wars Events for Celebrating 'May the 4th Be With You'
May 01, 2017 - his May 4th, known affectionately to Star Wars fans as May the Fourth Be With You, may be a conflicting one for sci-fi aficionados. On that day, a new Guardians of the Galaxy film will be released to theaters.
2017's Best of the Best Franchises
April 26, 2017 - Entrepreneur’s annual Best of the Best list celebrates the elite franchise companies that rank at the top of their industry categories in the Franchise 500.
Sussex’s value-added attractions make their pitch
April 18, 2017 - Painting with a Twist owners Lania and John Peterson were celebrating one year in business the day of the event.
Painting to help abused and neglected Southeast Texas children
April 10, 2017 - Painting on a canvas turned into a means for helping abused and neglected Southeast Texas children. A fundraiser for CASA took place at Painting With A Twist in Beaumont.
Local Couples Launch North Andover Art Studio with a ‘Twist’
April 07, 2017 - Aspiring to bring a new creative outlet to Merrimack Valley, Painting with a Twist opened March 23, 2017 in North Andover. It’s a place where friends come together to paint, bring a beverage of their choice and uncork their inner artist. Painting with a Twist of North Andover is located at 10 High Street in East Mill North Andover.
At the corner of party and happy place sits Painting with a Twist
April 01, 2017 - Blogger Lizzie K of "Date Night Cincinnati" indulges in a night of laughter, love and fun at her local Painting with a Twist.
Painting fundraiser to benefit Autism Delaware April 2
March 25, 2017 - Painting with a Twist art and social studio in Lewes will host a painting fundraiser at 4 p.m., Sunday, April 2, to benefit Autism Delaware, which helps people and families affected by autism.
Easter Bunny Mommy/Son Date!
March 19, 2017 - Cincinnati Mom takes her son on an inspiring Mommy/Son date to Painting with a Twist in Mason, OH.
Local couple launches Wylie art studio.. with a Twist
March 17, 2017 - Aspiring to bring a new creative outlet to the area, Painting with a Twist recently opened in Wylie. It’s a place where friends come together to paint, perhaps bring a beverage of their choice and uncork their inner artist. Painting with a Twist of Wylie is located at 456 North Country Club Road, near the city of Wylie Municipal Complex.
Painting with a Twist opens its doors to Carlie
March 16, 2017 - The Painting with a Twist Atlanta - Buckhead studio is proud to help Carlie on her journey to adoption. She is a vibrant and creative 12 year old who has been in foster care for the past 2 years.
How To ‘Flow’ Or Become Your Best Self, Based On Your Personality Type
March 16, 2017 - Flow is the act of being complete immersed in an activity, where one loses track of time because they are completed focused.
Mom Report: Painting With a Twist
March 13, 2017 - I took Trevor on a date to Painting With A Twist, an adorable art studio that walks you step-by-step through amazing pieces. I’ve been before with my girl friends and absolutely loved it.
Local Girl Scouts show off their art skills
March 12, 2017 - Some local Girl Scouts put their painting skills to the test Sunday. Painting with a Twist hosted the group of girls for Girl Scout Appreciation Day.
Painting fundraiser benefits Alana Rose Foundation
March 05, 2017 - Painting with a Twist in Lewes hosted a Painting with a Purpose charity event Feb. 23 to benefit the Alana Rose Foundation, which works to help relieve families from overwhelming medical, emotional and financial stress associated with the life-threatening illness of a child.
Art and fun with friends at Painting with a Twist
March 01, 2017 - Diane Wey, from Painting with a Twist talks more about her “fun art” studio. Painting with a Twist is an art party studio where you paint with local artists to complete a painting with step by step instruction.
This art class will bring the paints and the music, but you BYOB
February 28, 2017 - Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk” broke out across the room as Courtney Grosvenor picked up a paintbrush and swept it across the canvas in front of her. Tentacles emerged from the octopus she was tracing. On the other side of the room, seven people mirrored her movements with their own brushes, hurriedly looking back and forth from her canvas to the octopuses on their own canvases.
Welcome to the Neighborhood
February 27, 2017 - Welcome to Painting with a Twist – a little bit of paint, a little bit of wine, and a whole lot of fun! My name is Dawn O’Connell, and my husband, Scott, and I are so excited to bring this wonderful new business to the Bay Area! It has been our dream for years to bring fun, relaxing, and accessible art to our community.
Painting with a Twist will open Tomball location this April
February 24, 2017 - Dan and Kim Augsburger will open Painting with a Twist in early April at 14059 FM 2920, Tomball, located in the Four Corners Shopping Center.
Work-Life Balance Tips for Parent Entrepreneurs
February 24, 2017 - Cathy Deano and Renee Maloney, co-founders of paint-and-sip franchise Painting With A Twist, met more than a decade ago while volunteering at their children's school and came up with the idea for their business.
Boss Up Painting With A Twist
February 21, 2017 - Renee Maloney helped to build a business empire right from the Northshore. The Co-Founder and CFO of Painting With A Twist joins Sheba Turk on The 504 to talk more about that and her time on CBS's hit show Undercover Boss
Get creative. Enjoy a night out with a twist.
February 21, 2017 - Enroll in a class at Painting with a Twist, located next to Amerigo Italian Restaurant in Market Street Shopping Center in Flowood, and follow along as an instructor gives step-by-step directions for a finished masterpiece.
Painting with a Twist and Undercover Boss
February 21, 2017 - Chances are that you have been to a Painting with a Twist event with your friends–I know I have a time or two. Back when my friend Natalie lived in Louisiana and I didn’t have any kids yet it was almost a monthly ritual for us. We usually focused more on the drinking wine part and less on the painting but still it was fun and an opportunity to catch up and do something creative.

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