ReTwist-T is a team of artists and crafters with a passion for reflecting
the beauty of life in the country by creating unique home décor and fine art.
Our products combine elements of cottage style, primitive, and natural living. From our countryside paintings and photography, to acorn ornaments, soy candles and baskets--our handmade designs are sure to bring a breath of fresh air!
So stop by, come on in, and "Pull Up A Chair".
Meet The ReTwist-T Team
Owner, Lead Designer
Teresa specializes in mixed media with elements of assemblage art and interior design. She appreciates all things rustic and casual with a splash of shabby chic. If this vibe interests you be sure to check out her repurposed and reclaimed décor!
Art Director, Painter
Denise is a seasoned artist and illustrator. She specializes in photorealistic paintings and upcycled furnishings. Since ReTwist-T is a family business Denise also puts high priority on encouraging creativity in the next generation by offering short classes, tips & tricks to family and friends of varying skill levels.
Tanya's true specialty is blending items together to create something new! When she isn't traveling about seeking fun finds, she works in her studio specializing in weaving and fiber arts which incorporate vintage fabrics and styles to create home decor with a classic look and feel.
Ron, also known as the ReTwist-t C.E.O. (Carry Everything Out) guy, is a lifelong handyman and tinkerer. He enjoys creating many of the refinished and re-styled furnishings found only at ReTwist-T! In addition Ron's custom framing skillfully accentuates Denise’s artistic reflections. The outcome are rustic pieces and functional flair that instantly let customers know they are part of the family!
Introducing, R&D Designs!
Many of the Creators and Curators on the ReTwist-T Team work together to fulfill customized product requests and to create many of the one-of-a-kind reclaimed and re-styled goods found at the ReTwist-T store. Please contact us if there is something we can help you find or fashion!
Angelica, student artist extraordinaire, has a heart for DIY and natural living. She travels with the team over the summer and focuses her efforts on photography, writing and abstract expressionism. Follow along with her college adventures in her lifestyle blog at: aybare.wixsite.com/findyourspark, you are sure to be challenged and inspired!
The Curator Team
Introducing, Our Friendly Neighbor! Amber has a passion for cool and quirky stylings with memoir flair! She is one of a team of vin-tique curators who travel the countryside looking for that one thing you were looking for. She has a special heart for unique kitchen tools, worn books that tell good stories, and generally all things reflective of good times past. If you are looking for something specific in fun and funky home decor, be sure to let her know!
Ellen is our finder of fabric and all things bling! She is a long time friend of the team and possesses a wealth of information on community activities, especially our personal favorite - the Sauk Prairie Theatre Guild. Ellen's finds can most often be found accentuating many of the upcycled stylings and crafts. If you are looking for something special, please don't hesitate to ask!
Marilyn specializes in the cute, crafty and vin-tique. If you are looking for unique paper goods, be sure to stop by the store! Marilyn also has the perfect recipe for fun kitchen finds, vintage goods to start your own heirloom collection, and other fancy flair. Stop by often to see what Marilyn has brought to share.
Introducing, C&J Vinyl! Cindy and her team of vintage music enthusiasts keep ReTwist-T stocked with all the greatest hits! Looking for something in particular? They'd be happy to add your request to their 'Hunt List'!
Have something you make and do, create or recreate, find or want to have re-used? We have the job for you!
We are also looking for donations of:
Gently used gift bags
Jewelry, especially earrings
Silverware (the real stuff)
Fixable Wood Furniture
And so much more...
Contact us today!
Introducing, KoFAT, the Organization of Women Artists in Thiotte, Haiti! Terry is the spokesperson for this amazing Fair-trade cooperative committed to organizing women for the development of businesses and social projects that will improve the lives and the environment of their communities. The entrepreneurial women artists of KoFAT crochet unique purses using "pl-arn" (yarn created from recycled plastic bags). They are very excited to share their creations with us!
Proceeds help KoFAT continue to improve lives in Haitian communities.
The Artisan Team
Introducing, Badger Valley Soaps!
Anna works from her home studio and has been making all natural, small batch, handcrafted soaps since 2012. She takes special care to ensure her product are natural and safe and doesn't use any fragrance, oils or dyes. You also won't find parabens or toxins, and she uses oils that are sustainably sourced. Anna is pleased to share her product with your family! You can find her online at: badgervalleysoaps.com
Introducing, Bailiwick Creations!
Lindsey works from her home studio creating elegant 100% soy container candles, tins, and melts. Her candles are available at the ReTwist-T store as well as at several craft shows in the Madison and West Bend, WI areas. Please don’t hesitate to reach out for more information! You can find her on Facebook.
Basket Weaver, Designer
Introducing, Theresa Breunig! Theresa is a local crafter that works from her home studio. Her baskets are handwoven displaying a variety of colors and textures. Theresa's baskets are available at the ReTwist-T store as well as several area craft shows. Theresa wants to thank you for shopping handmade!
The Design Team
Stemmed From Grace!
Jill works from her home studio creating delightful artificial flower arrangements for every occasion. Her arrangements are available at the ReTwist-T store as well as at several area craft shows. Please don’t hesitate to reach out for more information! You can find Stemmed From Grace on Facebook.
Introducing County T!
Dan enjoys all things fun, rustic, and memorable! His unique designs are sure to remind you of days spent smiling with family and friends. All shirts are a 50/50 Poly Cotton Blend with an added bonus -- he takes design requests! You can find County T goodies in several local shops, including ReTwist-T!
Please don't hesitate to reach out for more information. You can find County T on Facebook.
The Craft Team
Introducing, The Wood-n-Horseshoe!
Loren, a.k.a. "Jigger Boss", looks forward to trading his hat for a welding helmet from time to time. He enjoys dragging junk home and refashioning it to reflect his personality and hopes to enrich lives with his artistic license, or at least bring a smile! Loren primarily wire-feed welds and horseshoes are his preferred medium, which are sourced from a local farrier. Loren's work is exclusively available at ReTwist-T, but he also loves custom requests - Please don't hesitate to contact us for more information!
Introducing, Stonehouse Metal Sculptures Etc. Milo is a professional Maker, refashioning metal into delicate sculptures and a wide range of other unique creations. As a team, he travels with Vicki and enjoys displaying their work at local art and craft fairs. But if you are looking for something fun and just can't get out to the show, ReTwist-T may just have what you're looking for!
Introducing, Scrapcat Cards & Art Journals! Linda has been enjoying her creative journey for quite some time, but continues to find fresh ideas to explore and share. She finds inspiration for her work by watching the eagles soar over the river outside her craft room window. She shares her home with her husband and adorable cats, who also share creative advice once in awhile. Linda is excited to bring unique art journals and greeting cards to
ReTwist-T! Check out her videos on YouTube or follow her adventures in her Cards By Linda blog.
The Stylist Team
Laraine has a passion for modern household stylings with a vin-tique flair! Her Sweet Tea Towels are handmade from her home studio in Canada and are exclusive to the ReTwist-T store! They are available in a variety of colors to coordinate with any kitchen - Stop by and browse the collection!
Mitt Maker, Stylist
Jess has flair for creating cozy and cute! Her Mittens are handmade from her home studio in Southern Wisconsin and are fashioned from repurposed sweaters. They are available in a variety of colors and styles to match every mood and outfit!
Vicki, part of the Stonehouse Metal Sculptures Etc. duo excels at
re-forming woolen wear into adoptable kittens and other creative cozies. Vicki enjoys sharing her work at local art and craft fairs, but reserves many adorable pieces just for ReTwist-T!
Diann has been quilting for many years and her artwork, pieced together in her home studio, incorporates a variety of designs. Her most recent Biscuit Quilt, available at the ReTwist-T store, was influenced by her imagination and encouragement received from friends to remain steadfast to the details involved in quilt making in order that future generations can continue to enjoy these icons of tradition, family and the comfort of home. Diann joins us from South Dakota.
Introducing, Once Upon A Lobe!
Jill has a passion for seasonal stylings which incorporate vin-tique bits from her collection of treasured jewelry! Her scarves, cowls, headbands and hair pins are handmade in her home studio and are exclusive to the ReTwist-T store! They are available for a short time so stop by soon for the perfect accent to your winter wardrobe!
Judy & Joan
Introducing Heavenly Inspirations! Judy and Joan are a fashioner team of upholstered pillows, refurbished treasures, seasonal, and vintage items. Their products can be found at the ReTwist-T mercantile as well as at local craft shows. These talented ladies love to inspire customers to enjoy all things unique and handmade.
The Fine Art Team
Fine Artist, Oil Painter
Introducing, Francie's Art Corner.
Francie is a representational artist working primarily in oils. Her painting journey began at a young age and gradually grew into a passion. Francie is inspired by art history and the traditional approach of Italian art. Though she has
a few art courses along the way,
she is primarily self-taught.
Francie participated for several years in the Wisconsin Regional Art Program, winning awards at both the local and state levels. She also won the commission for an 8×10 foot mural commemorating the sesquicentennial celebration for the village of Sauk City, WI.
Francie joins us from Chattanooga, TN.