Painting with a Twist ranked top franchise by Entrepreneur magazine

Staff Writer
Plaquemine Post South

MANDEVILLE - Painting with a Twist, the largest paint-and-sip franchise in the U.S. recently was ranked the top Paint and Sip franchise as part of the 2014 Entrepreneur magazine annual Franchise 500 edition.

Entrepreneur magazine's Franchise 500 is the world's first, best and most comprehensive franchise ranking based on objective, quantifiable measures of success.

The most important factors include financial strength and stability, growth rate and size of the system.

Painting with a Twist's rank, number one in its category and 276th overall, reinforces its strength as the leader and pioneer of the fast growing paint and sip category.

Led by local art instructors, guests paint on bare 16" by 20" canvases using paint and brushes provided by the studio.

There are more than 4,000 original pieces of copyrighted artwork, ranging from landscapes, abstracts and cityscapes, to creative renderings of animals, iconic buildings and florals, that have been conceptualized and produced by Painting with a Twist art instructors.

In addition to the scheduled classes, Painting with a Twist also offers private parties for corporate outings, bridal showers, sorority functions, baby showers and special events.

To inquire about Painting with a Twist franchise opportunities, visit or call (985) 626-3292.

Founded in 2007 by Cathy Deano and Renee Maloney, Painting with a Twist began franchising in 2009 and provides customers with paint, a canvas and brushes that lead to a fun evening with friends and a finished piece of art.