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10 Things You Can Only Do In Spring!

Olaf Has The Right Idea GIF from Olaf GIFs After an unusually cold and long winter it finally feels like Spring is in full swing. The birds are singing, the buds are blooming and the sun is shining (occasionally, it's still England after all). Join us in welcoming in the new season with 10 things [...]

15 Most Colourful Animals

A lot of artists take inspiration from the natural world. Some animals are so extravagantly coloured that it's hard to believe they exist in reality. Their beautiful feathers, scales and skin look almost painted. Get ready to marvel at some of the most snazzy animals we've ever seen! 1. Poison Dart Frog There are over [...]

Artist of the Week: Wyland Tondelier

This week we're featuring Wyland Tondelier as our Artist Of The Week. Wyland, originally from France, joined the PopUp Painting team at the beginning of 2015. Wyland uses a range of mediums for his art - sketches, paintings, and even T-Shirt design! Wyland's T-Shirts are designed with scissors - take a look here! As you'll be able to [...]

It’s time to decide

Polling day can be a day of tough choices. And while deciding to go for a bit of painting and wine may be easy, picking the perfect PopUp Painting event for you isn't always. With thirty to forty events each month, right across London and Birmingham, and themes from Banksy to Monet, it can be [...]

Coffee Art Project!

The Allegra Foundation runs an Art Competition to raise funds for Project Waterfall, which aims at bringing clean, drinking water to communities around the world. The Coffee Art Project is the exciting art competition linked to the theme of coffee and is one of the core fundraising initiatives of UK Coffee Week™ 2017. The competition showcases […]

Looking for New Venues

Become a PopUp Painting partner venue: PopUp Painting is looking for venues to work with on a regular partnership basis in London’s West End, and in Birmingham City Centre. We work with fantastic venues, from the boutique Trafalgar Hotel, to Brasserie Blanc and Marco Pierre White. Join our network. Our events are ‘social painting + wine’ […]

Artist of the Week: Gerhard Richter

Pop Up Painting's 'artist of the week' is Gerhard Richter. Gerhard Richter (b. 1932) is a German painter who creates both abstract and realist paintings. Early in Richter’s career the artist created large format photorealistic paintings, many of which were painted in greyscale tones to mimic black and white photographs. Richter borrowed much of his [...]
Support Help for Heroes and The British Legion with our Poppy season!

Support Help for Heroes and The British Legion with our Poppy season!

Action always speaks louder than words, and here at PopUp Painting as well as our incredibly fun evening events we also offer a unique and fun way to raise funds for charities and other not-for-profit organisations. For the entire month of November part of the ticket sales will be donated to two charities. we are […]

REALLY GOOD FOURTH PLINTH!

If you have been roaming central London lately then it would be pretty hard to miss the The 11th Fourth Plinth artwork that has been unveiled in London’s Trafalgar Square by mayor Sadiq Khan.     Brighton based artist David Shrigley’s ‘Really Good’ is a 7m-high elongated thumbs-up, described as the ‘tallest and most positive yet.’ It is […]

Clapham Common Cat Takeover!

If you are a regular commuter to Clapham Common tube station then you will know by now how many cats are now residents there. 68 to be precise! But do not fear all you sorry lot with Ailurophobia. and please for those who adore the fur balls, (like me!) stay calm. Unfortunately you can’t pick […]