Personally I think BYOP events should take a lesson from restaurants and have a "corking fee" or whatever it is called when you bring your own wine for an event. You still supply it but they effectively charge you their markup anyways. So it would allow you to bring your own paint but you would have to pay $X per case for any you brought in.
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