Jong-un is a visual artist with many years of training. She has made a positive and powerful impact on her career exploring her own artistic practice and continuing to build upon her exhibitions all around the world. Her works show both abstract and representational languages of art-making with contemporary application. You can visit her website to read more about her and her work: www.jongunchoi.com
While her work began with Korean painting styles, she earned a Masters of Fine Arts from Purdue University and continues her teaching and practice at Purdue even today.
At Painting with a Twist, Jong-Un brings positive energy and great skill to every class she teaches. There is no doubt you will leave her class with a beautiful painting and a few new painting tricks up your sleeve! It's a joy to watch her fulfill her passion.
Abigail is a Purdue graduate with a BS in Aeronautical Engineering Technology and is pursuing her MS in aviation management. While technical-minded, she was a competitive art student in high school and has never stopped doing art. She loves finding the balance between engineering and fine art. In fact, she always has several art pieces in the works which include both 2D and 3D! As an instructor at Painting with a Twist, she is entertaining and supportive. She will always help you create a masterpiece and make sure that you leave with a big smile and positive memories!
Michelle loves many art forms, but most of all painting and crafting! She has a BA in Fine Arts and Illustration. You can check out her artwork on her website https://michellesweers.wixsite.com/portfolio . Her favorite things to create are custom pet portraits, family portraits, and mad creations of crochet! When not painting, Michelle enjoys thrifting, crafting, reading, and holding her 2 pet guinea pigs!
Mint is a graduate from Indiana University with a degree in painting. She loves to incorporate
fun and fantastical elements (as well as spookier themes at times) into her artwork to make
whimsical, dreamlike pieces. You can check out some of her work at her website:
https://mintski.squarespace.com. Her favorite mediums to work with are watercolors and
acrylics, and she wishes to share her passion for creativity with as many people as she can! In
her free time, Mint enjoys playing video games with friends and spending time with her kittens.
Morgan loves creating any type of piece, whether it be a whimsical nature landscape or an enchanting mushroom forest. She enjoyed photography most in high school, and after graduation continued to follow her artistic nature through doodling and creating beautiful paintings. Morgan also enjoys 3D art such as painting ceramics and creating moss mirrors! She hopes to see you soon and assist you in creating your own masterpiece. In her free time, Morgan loves to doodle while watching TV and holding her pet guinea pig!