Popup Painting and Events

Welcome to PopUp Painting!

Popping up in bars and restaurants across the UK since 2013. PopUp Painting invites you to unleash your creativity with a glass of wine in one hand a paint brush in the other! No experience is needed to take part. We provide all the kit and guidance you need to unleash your creativity! Find us across London, Birmingham and beyond.

Join us at one of our public painting and wine events, a private party, or in a tailored corporate event, and unleash your creativity!

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Artist of the Week: Kiki Smith

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is Kiki Smith. Kiki Smith (b. 1954) is a German born artist who was brought up in the U.S and currently lives and works in New York. Smith is considered one of the most significant artists of contemporary times. The artist is known for her multidisciplinary practice, which includes the [...]

Valentines day gift!

Nothing for your Valentine? It’s tomorrow shame on you. Well… The shops are all closed now and if you order something it probably wont arrive on time in the post. What are you going to do? Its a good job you stopped by this blog post then isn’t. A PopUp Painting gift voucher is the […]

Artist of the Week: Nerine Tassie

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is Nerine Tassie (also known as Nerine McIntyre). Tassie graduated from Edinburgh College of Art in 2002 with a degree in Fine Art. Natural spaces and forms provide the basis and inspiration for her work, in particular the coastal waters and woodlands around her home. These landscapes are ever changing and thus [...]

Join the team as an Artist in London

Join the PopUp Painting Team as an Artist in London. PopUp Painting runs ‘social painting’ experiences in bars and restaurants across London and Birmingham, encouraging people to unleash their creativity – wine glass in one hand, paint brush in the other – with no experience needed to take part!  PopUp Painting artists are responsible for leading […]

Testimonials

We all really enjoyed it. Gareth and Will were fabulous.They came promptly, set everything up efficiently, conducted the program very well. Everyone liked them and we will be booking again.
Brihad
PopUp Paining is a great idea for a corporate activity. I invited my team for a Banksy-themed event and it not only relaxed the team but also let the creative juices flow. Everyone on the team was delighted with the event, had a lot of fun and they all were super excited to be able to paint a “real painting with real paints” and take it home. On top of that the organizers are very flexible and friendly which makes the whole event a great experience.
Ola, Quintiles
The street art workshop was the most popular company activity we’ve ever done! The team loved the chance to get stuck in and unleash their creativity (without taking themselves too seriously) We can’t wait to bring our clients to try it out with them, too.
Jessica, Market Gravity
Last year I hosted a PopUp Painting charity event that proved to be very popular and a conversation topic for months to come. This year, two friends and I were challenged to raise £300 from £30 by our community choir for their charity - We See Hope. It was a no-brainer that PopUp Painting would be the choice for our fundrasing evening. Last year's "newbies" returned with their friends and family and, with Kieran's help, 39 of us painted "STARRY NIGHT." Laughter filled the room as, once again, a joyful evening unfolded and works of art evolved. With the help of the PopUp Painting team we raised an amazing £600!
Diana Lomax