Job: Artist in Leeds + Huddersfield

Job: Artist in Leeds + Huddersfield

Passionate about unleashing creativity? Us too!

PopUp Painting is the UK’s leading ‘sip and paint’ company, having painted with some 35,000 people across the UK since 2013. With features in the BBCand the Raconteur, we run 70+ events a month right across the country. Our mission is to bring art out of the classroom and gallery, into the places people meet on an everyday basis. 

We’re all about unleashing creativity – wine glass in one hand, paint brush in the other!

We’re looking for creatives like you to help run events across Leeds and Huddersfield.

As a PopUp Painting Artist you will be responsible for guiding guests step by step through a masterpiece in a clear and entertaining way. 

Our events are high energy and primarily focused on entertainment. The successful applicant should:

  • Be comfortable performing in front of a large group of adults
  • Be a confident and clear communicator, able to provide strong customer care and lead the team on the night
  • Have a good team ethic, work well under pressure, and be approachable to guests

Our events primarily run on a weekday evenings and weekend afternoon and evenings, and last 3-4 hours including set up and clean down. It would be ideal for candidates to have a car, and so be able to work at events across both Leeds and Huddersfield. However we may consider applicants for each area separately.

The successful applicant could expect to run between 4-8 events per month. Pay is at a pro-rata rate of c.£23,000.

To apply, please send a CV along with a covering letter to Please also specify your availabilityand provide examples of your painting work that you feel is relevant to PopUp Painting. 

Deadline: 26 August 2019.

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