McKinney’s Painting with a Twist to host 30WALK Benefit for Breast Cancer Research

McKinney’s Painting with a Twist, which will be celebrating its first anniversary on February 4, is proud to host Painting with a Purpose, a fundraiser for 30WALK© on Friday, February 11th, 2011 at 7 PM.
By: Kimberly Cotton
Jan. 27, 2011 - PRLog -- Everyone is invited to join us for an evening of creativity and camaraderie where we pair instructional art with friends, wine and a lively instructor to recreate the featured painting for the evening “A New Life in Bloom”. Registration is $45 per painter and the studio can seat up to 40 people.  All registrations can be made at 30WALK is providing a healthy, complimentary dinner and we invite everyone to bring their favorite bottle of wine or favorite drink!  All proceeds will be donated to The Breast Cancer Research Foundation (BCRF).  30WALK© is committed to providing breast cancer prevention support and awareness in our community.

A  core mission of each Painting with a Twist franchise is to be an active member of the community and to focus on giving back – in that spirit the Painting with a Purpose program was created. Karlie Saumier of 30WALK says “Our goal is to raise $3000 in 2011 through our Painting with a Twist fundraiser event, 30WALK fundraising page on our BCRF website, and during both 30 mile events.  We chose Painting with a Twist for our fundraiser because Kim and her team nurture creativity in a great environment.  This painting also represents new life, which resonates with our mission to lower our risk of breast cancer and help fund breast cancer research. The added benefit is that you will have a great time with your friends and a beautiful masterpiece to take home with you!   Participants in our fundraising event are automatically registered for the April event, if they would like to participate on any or all 3 days".  For more information regarding 30WALK© information and events, please email Karlie Saumier at

This is the 38th corporate franchise to open in two years, and its tried and true system is a winner! Over 100 artists work for Painting with a Twist studios, and they have created over 1,000 copyrighted paintings. These are included in the portfolio that is available to all studios and is reflected in the dazzling variety of selections offered to you on the studio calendars. All franchises hold both two and three hour daily and evening classes and they encourage you to check the calendar, choose a painting, reserve your spot online or by phone, come in for a great evening, and leave with a masterpiece! And there is nothing more fun than a private party at Painting with a Twist to celebrate a birthday, to host a holiday party or to spend a great evening out with a group of pals. Come, celebrate, and enjoy a unique social experience. Classes for children are also scheduled, and provide a wonderful way for the kids to spend quality time socializing and discovering their creative abilities.  Looking for the perfect gift? Look no further! Buy a gift certificate online.

At Painting with a Twist, a good time is had by one and all, wonderful memories are created, AND the customer leaves with a painting which he or she will proudly hang at home or give as a gift.

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About Painting with a Twist: We are a B.Y.O.B. Art & Social Studio! Painting with a Twist is a franchise of Corks N Canvas which was started in 2007 in Mandeville, LA. The concept pairs instructional art with friends, wine and a lively instructor to produce individual works of art.
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