HALANY – Paint & Sip for Change – Black Lives Matter

September 18, 2020 @ 7:00 pm

Please join HALANY for their first ever "Paint & Sip for Change" event. The theme for the evening is Black Lives Matter and we will be led by Haitian-American Artist Melosa Basquiat. All proceeds for this event will be donated to the Urban Resource Institute, an organization committed to advocating for survivors of domestic violence, and Brooklyn Haitian Ralph & Good Shepherd Services, a local organization which employs and serves the predominantly Haitian community of Brooklyn.

Unwind with HALANY on Friday, September 18th at 7:00 PM. This is a VIRTUAL EVENT, which means B.Y.O.B., however art supplies are available for purchase (shipping included). We urge you to continue practicing social distancing, and this is the perfect event to enjoy in the comfort of your own home. There are two ticket types available:

General Admission ($25) includes admission to the Zoom Paint Party only.

General Admission + Supplies ($55) includes admission and all art supplies needed for the Zoom Paint Party. The art supplies will be mailed directly to the address provided at checkout. Please ensure the address is correct prior to completing your purchase.The last date to purchase a General Admission + Supplies ticket will be September 10th to accommodate shipping.

HALANY Members will receive a $5 discount on each ticket type, please log in to your HALANY account to see discounted tickets.

Please purchase an individual ticket for each person attending.


If you decide to purchase your own supplies, the supply list is as follows:

(1) 8x10 stretched canvas

(1) Printed fist stencil (optional, recommended for beginners)

(1) sheet of Carbon paper

(1) Tracing stylus

(1) Brush kit (using : 5/8 flat, 4 Filbert, 2 flat, 2/0 detail)

(5) 1 oz paint colors (Bright Red, Mars Black, Phthalo Green, Titanium White, Primary Yellow)


HALANY has also curated a wine list to complement the theme of our event, these wines are all Black-owned:

Abbey Creek Vineyard

We recommend: 2018 Gewurztraminer #Dope

McBride Sisters

We recommend: Black Girl Magic Riesling & She Can Sauvignon Blanc

Lve Wines

We recommend: Legend Vineyard Exclusive Sparkling Rose

Maison Wines

We recommend: O.P.P. Other People's Pinot Gris & Love Drunk

(for the Rosé lovers)

True Wine Connoisseurs

We recommend: Off the Head Red, Cabernet Sauvignon

These wines are available for purchase at the following Black-owned establishments:

Happy Cork - Brooklyn, N.Y.

Down The Rabbit Hole Wine Boutique - Long Island, N.Y. (Suffolk County)

Abbey Creek Vineyard - online only