"Great job yesterday, thanks for making the party awesome, seriously. We were all totally 

impressed with your skills….All the parents were amazed at how much the kids loved their

balloon creations—airplanes, flowers, lightsabers, animals—and clambered for you to paint

their faces with whatever creature or superhero they could dream up. Your humor and artistry

and professionalism made the party a huge success. See you next year!"

                                                                       — Jeff S., San Rafael


"We have been so delighted with your service, we always want you back year after year!"

                                    — Becky Bruno, Millard Elementary PTA


"It was so much fun yesterday at the party and each and every kid loved it. 

Thanks for all the joy and happiness we saw in kids' faces."

                                                                                — Nandini P.


"You helped us with our twins' b-day. You were a hit and many

 people are still talking about your amazing skill! Thank you."

            — Jami Handelman Katz

                Co-President, Marin Parents of Multiples Club


"You were the bomb! Everyone enjoyed your company. Many thanks

 for making my daughter's party a blast."

                                               — Mary Sambajon


"Oliver Twist did an outstanding job. He went beyond his service. We had about

a dozen trouble two's and three's that just couldn't give Oliver Twist a rest.

Nevertheless, he did a superb job and his talent is unquestionable."

                                                                    — Rodolfo Muniz


"Thanking you from the bottom of my heart for the nice and fun birthday party you gave my lil' boy Kareem. Thanks a million. You're the greatest." 

                                                         — R. Gibson, Richmond


"Oliver Twist is the real deal! He's great with all ages and the kids absolutely love him."

                                                                 — Sarah, mother of Kayla


"Thank you for coming and for being such a big hit! Everyone commented on how friendly you were and what a great artist you are! Many, many thanks again for everything."

                                                              — Bethany and David Wolfensperger, San Rafael


"I just wanted to thank you soooooooooooooooooooooooooo much for your fantastic work, kind spirit, and good-natured way at Bo and Brady's birthday party a couple of weekends ago!! We LOVED having you! I will definitely be calling you for future parties!"

                                                — Juliet L., San Rafael


"You do fabulous work, and it came off easily (well, the face paint did—his desire to keep it on forever was a bit harder to let go of!). Thanks for the fun you bring."

                                            — The Harter Family, Greenbrae


"Thank you for making the party a success!"

                    — Giovanna, Alex and Natalie


"Thanks so much, Oliver. You did such an awesome job. 

Kids and grownups all had a blast!"

                            — Iva, Greenbrae


"Great having you there and thanks for your extra efforts to enrich the kids."

                                            — Karen Hester, Art & Soul Festival, Oakland


"I wanted to thank you again very, very much for everything. 

The parents where my daughter goes to school were just raving. 

Kids were just raving about you."

                                    — Robert Cirrito, Kentfield


"Thanks so much for such an excellent party. Your part was so 

over-the-top great and how patient are you? Wow. Thanks again."

                                          — Josette A., Walnut Creek


"How much everyone LOVED having you at my 40th birthday party."

                                        — Wilson H., San Francisco


"Thank you for coming to my son's birthday. 

It was a hit. The mothers had fun, too."

                                                    — Gana


"Thanks again for AMAZING face painting and entertainment! 

We had a blast, and the kids did, too, because of you! THANK YOU!!!!"

                                                             — Lisa O.


"Thanks so much for the uber-creative balloon creature (Flying Purple People Eater)

this past Saturday. My son Cayden loved it!"

                                                — Colin A., Danville


"Had a fab time, thank you for the gorgeous face paint!"

                                            — Sarah W., San Francisco


"Thanks, you did a great job at the party and the kids had a blast."

                                                         — Lorraine


"Thanks again for coming and painting our faces! We all had a great

 time and agreed you did a fantastic job! We will definitely be in touch again!"

                                                    — Sunny, Cow Hollow


"You were a great addition to our event. We will be in touch again next year."

                                                                    — Ashley S.


"Our participants have always enjoyed you and your work!"

                            — Chris Hollingsworth

                                Seven Seas Industries, Event Production and Marketing


"Thanks so much, Oliver. You did such an awesome job. Kids and grownups all and a blast!"

                                                                           — Iva, Greenbrae


"You were great, thanks for making the party such a festive hit! :) Thanks again 

and we hope to see you again in the near future!"

                                                            — Michelle & Mike


"It was wonderful to have Oliver Twist at the Noe Valley Harvest Festival this past October. The kids all loved him and his designs."

                      — Richard Hildreth, San Francisco


"Thank you so much. Everyone loved you, your face paintings, and your balloons! I will definitely call you next year and I will highly recommend you to any and all. Again, thank you very much. Lina loved you and we really appreciate you and your work."

                                                   — Natalie R.


"You were a huge hit (at Family Day 2012)! You are now my face painter go-to person. Thank you!"

                                                                                 — Hugh Groman, Owner

                                                                                     Phil's Sliders, Berkeley


"Oliver, thank you for yesterday. You did an amazing job and everybody raved about you….Again, we really appreciate your work and will recommend you to friends!!!"

                                                                    — Jeanmarie L., Burlingame


"Thanks for the great time today! So glad you could join us.....Everyone always loves having you."

                                                       — Chelsea B., San Mateo Mothers Club


"Thanks, Oliver. It was nice having you for our party. The children and Megha enjoyed it thoroughly. We will certainly be in touch for future occasions."

                                                       — Senthil A., San Ramon


"We loved you. See you again next time."

                            — Eunice, Sonoma, 2012


     "Oliver, thank you for making it so special!" 

                            — Eunice, Sonoma, 2013


"Thank you! You did a fantastic job. I already sent your info 

on to one of the parents who adored your work. :)"

                                  — K. Singleton, Orinda


"You really do fantastic work."

                    — Lorna G.


"Thanks again for the entertainment you provided at the Physician Family Picnic. Everyone was so impressed with your face painting and the kids really enjoyed the creative balloon designs."

                                          — Brian Carr, Physician Human Resources Consultant

                                              Kaiser Permanente, Novato


"You are a great artist. The kids loved it. Most of the kids never had their

faces painted before. It was very special for them."

                                                        — Deiah C., Santa Rosa


"Thanks again, Oliver!! Great as always..."

                        — Grace C., Tiburon


"Thanks again for always doing such a wonderful job at our events. You're such a rock star."

                                            — Jaimee Froelich, Marketing Administrative Assistant

                                                Macerich, Terra Linda


"Just wanted to thank you Oliver for your amazing job of balloon twisting and face painting

that you did and your reasonable price for my daughter's birthday party. I'm sending a

potential client for next week to you."   

        — Viv H., Berkeley


"Thanks so much for a great job! The kids LOVED it and so did the parents. You are extremely good at what you do….Thanks so much again."

                                            — Juliana D., Lafayette


"You are awesome and made so many people happy on Saturday!  Thank you!"

                                                        — Alyssa J., San Rafael


"Just a quick thank you for the cool face painting and fun party on Monday night. So fun."

                                            — Alyssa J., San Rafael


"Everyone enjoyed your company. Parents kept thanking me for bringing you and kids were ecstatic. You went up and beyond….Thank you so much for your exceptional work and we will see you again."

                                            — Anya H., Santa Rosa


"(Sydney) had a great time. Thank you so much, you did a great job with all the kids."

                                                                                          — Tamera


"Thanks so very much. Wren is still talking about the blue puppy you created for her last week."

                                                                         — Alyssa J., San Rafael


"Thanks so much, Oliver! You were awesome and everyone loved you! Will be booking you for all our party needs :)

            — Bethany R., San Francisco


"You were great fun for the kids and parents at Montclair's Family Fun Day; you created a memorable experience and I think you should definitely be a repeat performer!"

                                                                                         — Tina F., Oakland

"You were fabulous!"

           — event planner, Marina/Cow Hollow, San Francisco


"Thank you for your participation in this year's Breakfast with Santa! Guests offered wonderful comments on both your talent and enthusiasm. Thanks again for making it such a special morning for so many kids!"

                                                  — The Village Management Team, Corte Madera


"You did a party for my brother and sister-in-law in San Carlos in March and I thought you were fabulous!"

                                                                                — L. Cruz, Los Gatos

"Thank you again for the great work."

                                                   — Victoria R., Pacific Heights, San Francisco


"Thanks for a great party. All the kids loved you and my son couldn't stop talking about

you and the 25—30-year-old balloon in his balloon hat! Thanks again!"

                                                                — Jenny S., San Francisco

"Thank you! You were a big hit! 

               — Rosanne W., Concord


 "You looked sensational and I received many compliments regarding your performance. I look forward to the next time we work together."

                                 — Becky A., program manager, Lafayette


"Thank you again for helping us this Saturday! The kids just love you."

                                — Jamie M. Luiz, MS, Physician HR Generalist, Kaiser Permanente, San Rafael 


"Special thanks for sharing your balloon art and face painting with the kids! They had a wonderful time and it showed all over their faces! All the kids loved your work, you were great with the little ones and have some serious art skills. We will definitely recommend you to all our friends and hope to work with you again in the future!"

                     — Lara and Nareg D., Marin County