Camryn is an artist from Camarillo and is working towards her Bachelor’s of Art degree in Studio Art. She graduated from CSUCI in the Fall of 2019, earning her BA, as well as a certificate in Digital Media. Her favorite style of painting is photo-realism and she loves working with oil and watercolor paints. Camryn also enjoys playing the piano, going to the movies, and spending time with her family and her dog named Pepper.
Isah is a Colorado native who was called by the ocean. He studied at Colorado Mesa University, graduating with a BA in graphic design and animation. Growing up, he was always drawing or painting people and the mountains around him. He now looks to apply his passion to the beautiful area surrounding Camarillo. You’ll find him outside the studio practicing freerunning, plein air painting, or serving local food favorites. He’s honored to paint with his community and be a part of Painting With A Twist! In his own words, “Painting is so inviting, and an opportunity to put aside the worries of the day. I love seeing so many people having fun through art!”
Jessica is a Ventura County native and spent four years at Berkeley (GO BEARS!) studying English before getting an MBA at Cal Lutheran. She does a little bit of everything at PWAT from running the social media to tending the bar and teaching classes. When she’s not at the studio, she’s a financial management supervisor, proud cat mom, world traveler, and volunteer wish granter. In her own words: “My favorite part of every class is seeing how different each painting turns out. Everyone puts their own spin on the painting and they’re all beautiful!”
Kat is a Camarillo native currently studying to get her teaching credential and Master's degree at Cal Lutheran University. In her spare time, she loves to crochet and learn new ways to craft. In her own words: "Painting is a chance for individuals to create a unique piece of art to share with others which brings us together."
A native Californian, Rose started her art career as a technical illustrator. She is currently teaching art at an elementary school in Moorpark. She loves creating fantasy creatures, abstracts, animal portraits and landscapes using acrylic and watercolor paints. She’s married with three children, one dog, and two bunnies. In her spare time she enjoys competing and coaching archery. In her own words: “At school I’m the fun teacher. We enjoy the process of creating and don’t worry so much about the outcome. Painting with a Twist lets me bring that childhood joy to adults.”
Sam is an artist from Ventura County. She has been drawing all her life and eventually made her way to Humboldt State University. At HSU, she graduated with her BA in Studio Art. Sam's main love is painting but she also loves to do photography, ceramics, and digital illustration. In her free time, Sam loves to go see live music, grab a drink with friends, or head down to the beach. In her own words, "Painting with a Twist really brings out everyone's creative side, it's so exciting to see all the masterpieces at the end and I feel so lucky to have been a part of the fun!