General Booking and Capacity
Q: Is my event private?
A: Yes, all events are private and the studio is closed to the public during your event.
Q: Can I have vendors at my event?
A: Absolutely, you can have vendors but they may not arrive more than 30 minutes prior to your event time. Please note that we are not responsible for your vendors.
Q: What is the maximum and minimum number of guests?
A: We can accommodate up to 45 painters and 80 total guests. The minimum is 10 painters for adult parties and 8 painters for children's parties.
Q: Can I extend the duration of my paint party?
A: Yes, additional time can be booked at a rate of $150 per hour, subject to availability. It's best to arrange this at the time of your initial booking.
Q: Is the studio ADA compliant?
A: Yes, we are fully ADA compliant, with two handicap entrances for your convenience.
Event Duration and Payment
Q: How do I make payment?
A: Payment must be completed at least 7 days prior to the event via electronic methods. Deposits are required and non-refundable.
Q: How can I contact you for immediate concerns?
A: You can text us at 781-625-9715 for urgent matters.
Special Conditions for Age and Attendance
Q: What age is suitable for painting?
A: Children must be at least 4 years old to paint independently.
Q: Do you accommodate special needs guests?
A: Yes, we can provide specialized accommodations such as tactile tools, canvases with thicker lines, and extra lighting. Please inform us in advance.
Refreshments and Utensils
Q: What should I bring if I want to serve food and drinks?
A: Bring your own cooler, ice, and eating utensils as we don't provide fridge use.
Additional Rentals and Customization
Q: Can I rent additional items like a bouncy house or photo booth for my event?
A: Yes, we offer toddler bouncy house rentals, photo booth rentals, ball pit rentals, and serving tray rentals at an additional cost.
Q: Can I store rented items at the studio?
A: No, all rented items must be picked up by your vendor at the end of your event. We cannot store anything.
Directions and Parking
Q: How do I get there from Brockton, Hyde Park, or highways i95 and i93?
A: Directions are as follows:
From Brockton: Take MA-24 N, then MA-138 N. Turn right onto Washington St then left onto Draper Ln.
From Hyde Park: Take MA-138 S to Washington St in Canton. Turn right onto Draper Ln.
From i95: Exit 11B onto Neponset St. Turn left onto Chapman St, then left onto Draper Ln.
From i93: Exit 2A onto MA-138 S. Turn right onto Washington St then left onto Draper Ln.
Q: Where should my guests park?
A: Please use designated parking lots as driveway parking is not allowed except for 15-minute loading/unloading.
Q: What is Modern Party Art?
A: Modern Party Art is a paint and sip studio located in Canton, Massachusetts. It is the first black-owned paint and sip studio in New England, owned by a married couple, Sammy and Justin. Modern Party Art is a company that specializes in hosting private paint and sip parties. They provide all the necessary supplies and a professional instructor to guide you through the painting process.
Q: What is a private paint and sip party?
A: A private paint and sip party is a fun and unique way to celebrate any occasion with friends, family, or coworkers. It involves painting on a blank canvas or pre-drawn picture while enjoying drinks and socializing. Instruction is always provided by an experienced artist.
Q: What occasions are suitable for a private paint and sip party?
A: Private paint and sip parties are great for any occasion, such as birthdays, bachelorette parties, team building events, or just a fun night out with friends.
Q: Where is MPA located?
A: MPA is located at 28 Draper Ln in Canton, MA, close to Brockton, Mattapan Square, Norwood, Westwood, Quincy, and Milton.
Booking and Capacity
Q: What is the minimum and maximum number of participants for a private paint and sip party?
A: The minimum number of participants for a private paint and sip party is 10 people, kids paint parties minimums 8 while the maximum is 50.
Q: How long does a private paint and sip party last?
A: Private adult paint and sip parties typically last 3 hours. Private kids paint or slime parties typically last 2 hours. You may add an additional hour for $150.
Q: What is included in a private paint and sip party package?
A: A private paint and sip party package includes all the necessary painting supplies (canvas, brushes, aprons, paints), a professional instructor, cups and a corkscrew/bottle opener. Bring your own bottles of alcohol and ice.
Q: Can we choose the painting for our private paint and sip party?
A: Yes, you can choose the painting for your private paint and sip party from a selection of pre-approved options provided by Modern Party Art. If you have a specific painting in mind, you can discuss it with the company to see if it is feasible.
Q: Do we need any prior painting experience to participate in a private paint and sip party?
A: No, you do not need any prior painting experience to participate in a private paint and sip party. The professional instructor will guide you through the painting process step-by-step, making it easy and fun for everyone.
Q: How much does a private paint and sip party cost?
A: The cost of a private paint and sip party can vary depending on the package and the number of participants. You can contact Modern Party Art to get a quote and discuss your specific needs.
Q: Can I rent MPA for event space?
A: Yes, MPA offers private event space rentals for all kinds of events. See modernpartyart.com/eventspace for rates.
Q: Can we bring our own drinks or food to a private paint and sip party?
A: Yes! For adult parties, you must purchase all sodas and juices from the studio.
Q: What is a public paint and sip event at MPA?
A: A public paint and sip event at MPA is an opportunity to join other participants in painting a pre-selected picture while enjoying drinks and socializing. MPA is a BYOB and bring your own food studio.
Q: What is Predawn Canvas?
A: Predawn Canvas is an option for both adults and kids to create a painting on a canvas that is already drawn for you with acrylic, washable, or glow in the dark paint provided by the studio.
Q: Can kids participate in a public paint event at MPA?
A: Yes, MPA offers public paint party events for kids, with the option of doing a Predawn Canvas or making slime from scratch instead.
Q: What are the amenities provided by MPA?
A: MPA provides cups and corkscrews, as well as Bluetooth speakers for participants to pick their own playlist. Participants must bring their own ice, plates, and eating utensils.
Q: Who teaches the painting lessons at MPA?
A: Expert artists teach the painting lessons at MPA.