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Boston Elites Have A Rock ‘Em, Sock ‘Em Paint-Up Throwdown!



Pack it up, Picasso. Get lost, van Gogh. Back off, Basquiat. Yelpers grabbed brush and brew to kick off Passport to Back Bay in true artistic form – with a Rock 'Em, Sock 'Em Paint-Up Throwdown at The Paint Bar!

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The beloved Newton institution that transforms everyday Matts in to Matisses and Jenns to Georgia O'Keefes, celebrated the opening of their Newbury Street studio with a colorful Yelp soiree! Armed with slugs of Slumbrew (including, as Hannah R notes, "some very fresh Happy Sol–bottled mere hours before our event") and slabs of scrumptious pizza provided by Leah K's "new favorite Boston slice" – The Proper Slice, a posse of painters received Mia's professional guidance in crafting a funky Boston skyline, while jamming to Beebz, Blackstreet and Bonnie Tyler. 

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Officially kicking off Yelp's Passport to Back Bay, the party introduced some sweet custom swag and is just the first in a long line of community events in Boston's brownstone neighborhood. Dorise G puts it nicely: "I walked out with a beautiful painting and a buzz – an all-out win. Rarely do I leave a Yelp event with a sense of accomplishment, but this was a super sweet workshop and I can't wait to recommend this place to my friends."

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Check out the five-star reviews, a little bit of post-party Talk glow and event visuals (tag 'em on Facebook), courtesy of Peter P! And we'll see you around another fine Passport party.

MasterPainter,

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Damien S (and Kara G!)

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