June 2014

#ComicBookWeek with PopUp Painting!

#ComicBookWeek with PopUp Painting!

Comics are a fantastic source of popular art. With bright colours, bold edges, and text bubbles, comics have a really distinct style. Comics are also, despite their artistic quality, typically not aimed at fellow artists or art enthusiasts, and are (like PopUp Painting’s events!) accessible to everyone, regardless of their artistic ability. To start #ComicBookWeek, […]

This week with PopUp Painting…

Today is England’s first match (against Italy) in the World Cup following the Opening Ceremony on Thursday. To commemorate the World Cup, we chose a Brazilian artist, Tom Veiga, as our Artist of the Week. His work is described as “surf art” and is you can really see the colour and the shape of the […]

Van Gogh’s Starry Night meets London’s Skyline!

Van Gogh’s Starry Night meets London’s Skyline!

  We discovered this fantastic image on Facebook, and it’s from What’s Up London? We have events themed around both Van Gogh’s Starry Night and Paint London!   PopUp Painting events are social painting experiences, giving everybody the opportunity to unleash their creativity. One of the most creative things to do in London, our events […]

#ArtistOfTheWeek: Tom Veiga!

Our Artist Of The Week this week is Tom Veiga! Tom Veiga is a Brazilian artist whose work centres arounds waves and curves, and features vibrant colours. He has been involved with art projects in 5 continents and across 25 countries. Tom describes his style on his website as “a very Brazilian style, bringing joy […]