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Welcome to the Neighborhood

Feb 27, 2017 02:02PM, Published by Becky Coburn, Categories: Community




Welcome to Painting with a Twist – a little bit of paint, a little bit of wine, and a whole lot of fun! My name is Dawn O’Connell, and my husband, Scott, and I are so excited to bring this wonderful new business to the Bay Area! It has been our dream for years to bring fun, relaxing, and accessible art to our community. Since we became part of the PWAT franchise family in December 2015, we have been riding the rollercoaster of first time business owners and DIYers and having a blast bringing our growing family along with us (a 10-month old little girl and another on the way)! 

Painting with a Twist is so much more than art classes; it can be the go-to spot for a girls’ night out, a perfect date night for mom & dad, and even a fun family outing, kids included! We are happy to offer classes for our 21-and-over crowd in our Bar Room studio space, as well as classes for all ages in our Family Room studio space. In addition to our standard 2-hour classes, you will also find large canvas classes, kid-friendly paintings, and morning and early afternoon Coffee and Canvas classes, as well as a few unique paintings that are very special to us. 

Once a month we host a Painting with a Purpose event, where we partner with a local non-profit group to fill up a studio (or more!) and donate 50% of the proceeds to the non-profit at the end of class! Our first Kids Camp will run for a week, beginning April 3 (spring break). Kids will create a new painting every day, play games, do crafts, and eat snacks! 

We provide all the supplies you need for an exciting, FUN night of painting, including a local artist who will host the session and guide you as you create your painting. We sell beer, wine, coffee, and other beverages for your enjoyment! Come alone or bring a friend or two and leave with unforgettable memories and a great piece of art!

Upcoming Special Events:

            Official Disney Moana Party: March 4, 1 – 3pm: BOOK HERE

            Paint Your Pet: March 19, 3 – 6pm: BOOK HERE

            Painting With A Purpose – All In Need: March 25, 3 – 5pm: BOOK HERE

            Kids Camp: April 3 – 7, 9:30am – 12:30pm every day: BOOK HERE



Painting with a Twist Welcome to the Neighborhood


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