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Dallas, TX Painting with a Twist Blog

Do you know the story of how Painting with a Twist began?   Right now there are 300 studio locations and an art library that’s nearing the tens of thousands in paintings- but it didn’t start out that way. The origins of Painting with a Twist are ringing particularly near and dear to us during this pandemic because they were started in the aftermath of some dark times. In 2007, the founders of PWAT Cathy Deano and Rene Maloney began rebuilding their community after the devastat ... Read More

Spreading Good

Gratitude In Hardship

It would feel dishonest if we didn’t admit that it is a challenge to write an update for our studio right now. Our business, in fact our industry, is centered entirely on celebration and togetherness. We’ve always said we’re “fun art not fine art”, but the “fun” has always been found in our customers. When you come into our studio the entire goal is to make you feel like you’re not just in an art class, but in a community; surrounded by people who ... Read More

Lets face it, we're ready for spring. We may not be ready for daylight savings time this weekend (*hint hint* set your clocks back) but we are definitely ready for spring. Since it's Texas we feel like we've been teased for the past two months with sunny warm beautiful days that made us hopeful, only for those days to be immediately followed by freezing temperatures. Since we're in March we've got to be hitting some kind of spring stride at this point, right? ...We think so. ...We hope so. B ... Read More

Could it be? ANOTHER Holiday so soon?!  It's true- Valentine's day feels like it's coming right on the heels of a fast and furious holiday season because, well, IT IS. Take it from us, we're in the business of celebrating every little holiday and event- but this season in particular has been non-stop! With so many festivities and so little time, we find its best to keep things simple so the stress stays in check. Here's a few tips for a stress-free fun-filled Valentines day at Painting wit ... Read More

Event Highlight

Whats New In 2020?

It's a new decade in the world and we are HERE. FOR. IT! With new art being added to the collective PWAT library every day, you can expect to see paintings you've never seen before on our 2020 calendar- we're over 15,000 strong in our library now! Speaking of which, did you know we'll even design artwork for private events? If you've got a special idea for work or even just a private party, you can pay to have one of our artists design something custom just for you! (just make sure to book far ... Read More

Want to take a class with a little something extra?  Join us for our themed classes and trivia nights.  We have family and date night paintings with some of your favorite movie characters or shows.  Test your knowledge of your favorite 90's television show, film genre, English family or magical worlds at our trivia nights.  We laugh, we raise paintbrushes and we give away prizes!!!  Gather the girls together for a fun night of wine and painting or enjoy a much-needed dat ... Read More


FALL into Fun!

It may not feel like it but fall is just around the corner AND after that...THE HOLIDAYS! If you are looking for something fun and festive to do with your work team, out of town family, faculty, organization or sports team- LOOK NO further than Painting With a Twist in Dallas. We are the perfect spot for your holiday celebration. Join a public class or book a private event with us. Bring food and drinks of your choice and make merry. You get time to relax and mingle PLUS a nice souvenir (yo ... Read More

Summer is almost here! The kiddos are out of school, the days (well for some of you) get a little slower and easier. Join in on the summer fun at Painting With a Twist in Dallas. We have tons of new art coming in June and some old favorites too, from tropical landscapes to the ever-popular Dallas skylines. Bring your frosty drink or favorite wine and enjoy a night with the girls or a fun date night with your better half. Bring the kids to our Saturday morning kids classes (every other Satur ... Read More

We have some great new art this weekend...just in case your looking for something to do with the family visiting this holiday weekend.  We have afternoon and evening classes on Friday and Saturday and a class just for kids and family this Saturday morning.  Our May calendar is live today and ready for reservations.  It is FULL of BRAND NEW art that we absolutely love!  May is a great month to celebrate:  Celebrate Mom with our Mother's Day classes, Friday May 11 through ... Read More

Spring is in the air and it's that time of year for bittersweet endings and new beginnings!  If you are looking for a creative way to celebrate your high school or college grad, honor the bride-to-be or shower the mom-to-be with gifts and non-alcholic mimosas (otherwise known as orange juice), look no furhter than Painting With a Twist in Dallas.  Our party room is the perfect place for small to medium groups or book the larger studio for the bigger celebrations!  Bring food, gift ... Read More

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