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Partner Venue: The DoubleTree Islington

DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel London – Islington This fabulous PopUp Painting venue is  just steps from a variety of shops, specialty boutiques, restaurants and bars and is the ideal base for exploring London. Take a 5-minute walk to Angel tube station or a 15-minute walk to King’s Cross and St. Pancras rail stations. With thos […]

Artists needed in South London!

Artists needed in South London!

PopUp Painting is the leading ‘sip and paint’ business in the country, delivering over 40 events per month across London, Birmingham and Manchester. Wine glass in one hand and paint brush in the other, our events are about unleashing creativity with no experience needed. Recently featured by the BBC, we are expanding fast and need new […]

Artist of the Week: Sue Guthrie

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is PopUp Painting team member and artist Sue Guthrie. Sue Guthrie is an artist based in Birmingham. Guthrie works across a range of media but specialises her practice on creating Fine Arts pieces for commercial interiors. The artist has created original artworks for a range of clients including BMW, [...]

Partner Venue: The Tabard, Chiswick!

At PopUp Painting, we are proud to announce that we are now partners with The Tabard in Chiswick! The Tabard is a unique London pub. Dating back to 1880, it was designed by the architect Norman Shaw as part of the development of Bedford Park. This Grade II listed pub is now managed by Greene [...]

Partner Venue: Bunga Bunga, Battersea!

At PopUp Painting, we are proud to announce that we are now partners with Bunga Bunga, Battersea! Bunga Bunga Battersea has a lot to offer. On the ground floor you'll find a bar and restaurant serving authentic Italian cuisine. You can come here for dinner or opt for their famous La Famiglia Brunch every Sunday. [...]

Calendar display issues

We’re currently having some display issues with the calendar on our website. Luckily we have a backup calendar on Eventbrite.

Boating on the Seine with Dogs!

On Friday 18th May we'll be at Brasserie Blanc painting Pierre-Auguste Renoir's famous Boating on the Seine. The only way I think this Impressionist masterpiece could be improved is with dogs. Lots of dogs. So enjoy this list of our favourite water-loving canines! Tenuous link to Renoir's original? Maybe, but as if that will stop you [...]

Artist of the Week: Mona Hatoum

PopUp Painting's 'artist of the week' is Mona Hatoum. Hatoum is an artist born in Beirut to a Palestinian family, who now works and lives between Berlin and London. Hatoum works in a diverse range of media, including installation, sculpture, video, photography and works on paper. The artist creates her work in a style that references [...]

Autism Awareness Month: Featured Artist

April is Autism Awareness Month. Here at PopUp Painting we are celebrating the work of the artist Stephen Wiltshire, a London based artist with Autism. Stephen Wiltshire is known for his detailed depictions in paint and pencil of landscapes. The artist has a particular talent for drawing lifelike, accurate representations of cities, sometimes after having […]

PopUp Painting Birthday Party!

Last Monday we celebrated our 5th Birthday at one of our longest running venue partners. Since 2013, PopUp Painting has been coming to bars and restaurants in London and beyond and helping people to unleash their creativity. We are all very proud of what we have achieved in this time and celebrated this milestone at [...]