Paint for Pride: A Live Artist Philanthropic Painting Project

Online Auction Starts Friday, June 16th, 10am and Closes on Friday, June 23rd, 10am.

12:00 am - 12:00 am

Woman painting stripes around a man's eye at our MPLS boutique hotel


Show your Pride and your body! Bid NOW to get your body painted in a live-body painting sesh on the Hewing’s rooftop, with local artists…AND raise money for an LGBTQ+ non-profit!



Pick the artist with their non-profit that best aligns with you and your vibe. Bid! Bid! Bid! The highest bid at the auction close, on Friday, June 23rd, 10am, will win their body painted by that artist. LIVE! At the Hewing Hotel’s Pride event, “Suns Out, Buns Out” on Saturday, June 24th.

50% of proceeds will go to the artist + 50% to the non-profit determined by the artist.

Auction winners will receive complimentary access to “Suns Out, Buns Out” for themselves and a guest.

* Online auction begins 10am. Friday, June 16th.
* Online auction ends 10am. Friday, June 23rd.
* Must be available for painting sesh 2:30pm – 4pm. June 24th.
* Body painting takes place on the rooftop of the Hewing Hotel.
* Body painting will happen during the Hewing’s Pride event, “Suns Out, Buns Out”.
* Must be 21+ to participate.
* What is painted will be at the discretion of each artist. (Winners of online auction will not be able to tell the artist what to paint.)
* Paint/supplies will be washable.
* Martin Patrick 3 + Hewing Hotel will provide undergarments for painting sesh. (Auction winners can also wear what they feel comfortable in. Recommend swimsuit/underwear/tight fitting clothing.)
* Once painted, auction winners will not be able to use the Hewing’s rooftop spa pool or lounge furniture.



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