Our Albany, NY - Latham Painting with a Twist Artists
Mitchell Rexford is a local artist specializing in Graphic Design, Painting and Printmaking and a 2014 graduate from Stony Brook University with a bachelors degree in studio art with minors in graphic design and journalism.
Along with being an artist here at Painting with a Twist, he has worked as a gallery manager in Saratoga where he displayed his own artwork and curated his own exhibition. Mitch says, "Art has been a passion of mine ever since I could hold a pencil or brush, so I am incredibly grateful to be making a living doing what I love and proud to be a part of the PWAT team of artists in Latham, NY!"
Derek Rexford is a local artist who grew up in Guilderland, NY. While Derek received a Bachelors in fine arts with a concentration in drawing and photography from Hartwick College he loves to work in a variety of mediums. As a full time Special Education teacher his time working with classes at PWAT gives him a chance to grow as an artist while realizing his gifts as an educator.
Krista is a recent graduate of the College of Saint Rose with a BFA in studio art and art education. Painting has been a passion of hers since childhood and she loves sharing this passion with her classes at Painting With a Twist. Instagram: Kristakubacka
Amanda is a local artist specializing in painting, photography and jewelry. “My earliest memory was when I painted on garden rocks with paint that my mother made." She is an elementary school art educator who has been teaching for ten years. Amanda holds an AAS in Fine Arts with a concentration in Illustration; from The Sage College of Albany, a Bachelor’s degree in Art Education with a concentration in Painting & Drawing; from The State University of New York at New Paltz, and a Master of Science degree in Art Education from Boston University. She finds her inspiration by encompassing all the realms of art and integrates it into every aspect of her life both professionally and personally. “Art isn’t something I do, it’s who I am”. When she isn’t creating art she enjoys gardening with her husband and three year old.