We like to say Painting with a Twist is fun art, not fine art. Guests come to connect with their friends in a warm, supportive and positive environment. We bring wine, art and fun together whether you are hanging out with friends, a date or the whole family.
Being the leader and largest in our industry, we have the volume buying power to obtain lower cost of goods, which contributes to stronger unit economics.
Cathy Deano and Renee Maloney opened the first studio in New Orleans in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina, hoping to give people an enjoyable escape from all the stress of their daily lives. People loved it, and the concept took off like a rocket.
Painting with a Twist is a fun and engaging social outing that combines wine, fun and art. We are a unique form of entertainment and camaraderie that is gaining popularity nationwide.
“We are the original paint and sip franchise,” says Richard Leveille, Chief Development Officer. “We invented this category, and as the category leader we continue to grow, improve and define the business consistent with the best interests of our guests and franchise owners.”
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Our organic growth rate speaks to the strength of our system, with over 38% of our franchise owners owning multiple studio locations. Senior leadership are career franchising executives with extensive franchising experience, and Painting with a Twist is growing stronger under the renewed strength of the system and the growing popularity of the paint and sip industry.
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Painting with a Twist is a long-term sustainable franchise business because we deliver an exceptional social and artistic experience in a fun, safe and welcoming environment.
You don’t have to be an artist to be an owner. You don’t have to have franchising experience. You do need to be someone whose idea of fun is being very involved in your local community.
In a recent market study, 86% of over 4,400 Painting with a Twist guests surveyed had visited more than once; painting with a twist 51% of those visited 6 times or more. 91% reported being satisfied with their most recent visit – 79% of those said they were “very satisfied.”
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Four key components of Painting with a Twist:
Here’s what we know about the Painting with a Twist guest: She is most likely female . She is between the ages of 21-55. And she’s more interested in having fun than in becoming an artist.
Today, Painting with a Twist has approximately 300 studios open or under development in 39 states. Painting with a Twist is larger than approximately 90% of all franchise systems in any industry. We have opportunities for passionate entrepreneurs in hundreds of additional territories. We’ve maintained the No. 1 position as best in category in Entrepreneur’s Franchise 500 ranking since 2014.
“We bring socializing, wine and art together in a warm, supportive environment to create a fun and engaging social outing.” Says Co-Founder Renee Maloney. “And it’s the kind of fun people keep coming back for.”
This allows franchise owners to buy supplies at national account pricing. Lower costs align the financial interests of Painting with a Twist and our franchise owners. Both parties make more money by satisfying more guests.
Painting with a Twist is the original girl’s night out with a twist. We are the largest, fastest-growing brand in the category we pioneered. In franchising, the largest and most experienced brands in a category offer franchise owners the best tools, experience and value, translating into the best opportunity for success.
When surveyed, 91% of Painting with a Twist guests plan to visit again this year.
Disclaimer: Painting with a Twist, L.L.C. franchise retail studio locations are independently owned and operated.
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