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Newark, DE Painting with a Twist Blog

Out of an abundance of caution for the safety of our guests and staff, we have postponed evening event. Be safe as the remnants of Ida pass through the area.


Route 4 Closure

Heads Up Twisters!! A portion of Christina Parkway will be closed this weekend as part of the ongoing construction work on Elkton Road. The westbound lanes of the road, also known as Del. 4, will be closed between South College Avenue and Elkton Road from 8 p.m. Friday, June 3, through 5 a.m. Tuesday, June 8. Motorists are advised to detour onto West Chestnut Hill Road and Otts Chapel Road.

Effective today at 8am, Delaware has updated its recommendations for social distancing requirements and capacity restrictions on businesses. What does that mean for Painting with a Twist - Newark?  ·       You DO NOT have to wear a mask at PWAT, if you are fully vaccinated, meaning you received the Johnson & Johnson vaccine or the second dose of the Pfizer or Moderna vaccines at least two weeks ago. ·       You ... Read More

We have added 6-Weeks of Twist Kids Camp for Summer 2021! The dates are for the weeks of 6/21, 6/28, 7/12, 7/26, 8/12, 8/19 Full Day sessions: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm Morning sessions: 9:00 am – 12:30 pm Afternoon sessions: 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm We are currently limiting the number of campers to (10) for each session, to allow for continued social distancing. Single day, morning, afternoon or full day spots may be opened up at a later date, giving full week campers first priority. ... Read More


Happy New Year!

Happy New Years Twisters! Who would have thought in March that we would still be dealing with the effects of the pandemic?! Thank you for your support both in studio, virtually and jumping on board with Twist at Home kits! As a result of continued capacity restrictions and increased material and cleaning costs, we are raising prices for 2021. Any exisiting reservations and parties will not be impacted. Thank you in advance for your understanding and continued support! Cheers to a Happy, Healthy ... Read More


Pandemic Preparedness

Hi Twisters, we wanted to let you know, with the uncertainty of that pandemic, that we are technology ready to go 100% virtual, if needed. If further restrictions are issued, impacting our in-studio events, we will be transitioning to 100% virtual events. This will include curb-side pick up and/or local delivery of Twist at Home kits & Live Stream events from the studio. We know that our guests look to Painting with a Twist for a fun, carefree escape, to relax and be creative, and we will co ... Read More

Hi Twisters, with Governor Carney's update yesterday, we just wanted to provide a quick update. We will continue to operate under 30% capacity. We will continue to require masks when entering and moving about the studio, and ask that guests keep their masks on while spaced and painting when they are not eating or drinking. Those guests unwilling to cooperate will be asked to leave, we have masks available should you forget one. We will continue to provide disposable aprons and plenty of han ... Read More

Linda B. & Sarah P. are Painting with a Twist - Newark orginals & have been with us since 2014! Check out more about them and our other talented artists on the Artist Page      

Twisters, we are twisting forward with in-studio and virtual painting events! In addition, our Twist At Home Kits site has been improved with more art/surface offering and streamlined ordering process! Fall is one of our favorite seasons in the studio, we new fabulous art, new Porch Leaner surface and the seasonal art is just fabulous!

Over the past few months, we’ve missed seeing your faces and interacting with you in person as in “pre-pandemic” times. The only thing that kept us going was knowing it was all in the name of your safety and health, and that we would eventually see you again to provide our much-needed carefree escape. We also want you to know all the steps we are taking to provide a safe environment. In addition to increased sanitation of touch points and having hand sanitizer and disposable ap ... Read More

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