BALTIMORE (WJZ) — A Baltimore brewer was inspired by Lizzo’s nude Skittles bathtub photoshoot, and decided to make it their own to promote their beer and have a little fun while doing it- still fully clothed however.
Baltimore craft brewer DuClaw Brewing Company posted photos of brewer Brandon Stanko and Diablo Doughnuts shop owner Michael Roslan in a bathtub full of Fruity Pebbles last week to announce the June 2020 return of their beer, “Sour Me Unicorn Farts”.
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“We wanted to get the word out there in a creative way before distributor preorders in December,” said DuClaw Marketing Director Madeline Caldwell. “Recreating Lizzo’s genius Skittles bathtub post on Instagram was an idea we couldn’t pass up. A lot of people had to say yes to make this happen with a small budget, and we pulled it off. It was a lot of fun.”
They did the shoot in Graffitti Alley off of North Avenue in Baltimore, using 32 boxes of Fruity Pebbles, 36 Unicorn Farts doughnuts, a bathtub purchase that was later donated to Habitat’s ReStore and glitter.
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So much glitter.
They credited their glam in the photos to Meaghan Whalen of Fleurt Beauty Company, adding glitter beards, glitter armpit hair and glitter facial accents.MORE NEWS: Maryland Women's Basketball Opens Season Ranked No. 4 In AP Poll; Men's Team Ranked No. 21
Sour Me Unicorn Farts will be available for distributor preorder in December 2019. The beer will hit shelves by June 2020.