2019

6 of the Best Things to do in Notting Hill

Go west this weekend and spend the day in one of the most colourful areas in London. Here are 6 things you shouldn’t miss. Portabello Road Market The Portobello Road Market has 1000 sellers every single week making the road into the biggest collection of trinkets you’ve ever seen. You can lose hours looking through […]

The Best Galleries to see Art by Black Artists

As October is Black History Month, we decided to look into some of the best galleries to see art by black artists in London. So make a day of it and spend the day browsing some beautiful art from some talented artists. The Gallery of African Art The Gallery of African Art (GAFRA) opened its doors […]

Artists Respond to Brexit

The will we/ won’t we situation with Brexit feels like it’s been going on as long as Rachel and Ross. With the UK’s future still uncertain as we inch nearer to the 31st October we’ve decided to look at artist’s response to Brexit. Banksy Perfectly placed in Dover, where the UK overlooks the mainland of […]

What’s on this October

There’s plenty of great events going on this October across the UK. We’ve handpicked some of the best of what’s on this October. London 4th – 13th October – London Cocktail Week – The world’s biggest cocktail festival returns to London. London Cocktail Week takes place over 250 participating bars across the city. Tickets £10, […]

JOB: ARTIST in Oxford

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 BBC and the Raconteur, we run 70+ events a month right across the country. Our mission is to bring art out of the classroom and gallery, […]

5 Things that benefit your Brain when you Paint

Looking after your brain is as important as looking after your body. Luckily painting is a fun activity that sharpens your mind. Here are 5 interesting things that happen to your brain when you paint. Gifted People use both sides of their brain Most people know that the left side of the brain helps with […]

How to Plan a Hen Do

Have you been given the honour of being the maid of dishonour? Got the pressure of trying to arrange the best hen do ever? We’ve got some tips to get you started. Collect contacts Make sure the Bride gives you the contacts of all the guests. Ask her what is the best way to contact […]

What’s on this September

The kids may be going back to school, but this doesn’t mean the fun has to end! Here’s a list of some of the best things going on this September in London, Birmingham, Manchester and Leeds. London 1st – 30th September – Totally Thames Festival– A month long annual festival which celebrates the River Thames […]

5 Things you didn’t know about women who start their own business

1. A fifth of British Businesses are run by women. Yes, this number is sadly low, considering there are 1 million more females in the country than men. However, this number is on the way up. Especially with the rise of ‘mumpreneurs’. Many women after having children are finding it more beneficial to start their […]

5 Paintings that sum up your commute to work

When someone is walking REALLY slowly in front of you 2. When someone lets one rip nearby when you’re on a packed tube 3. When someone has their armpit exposed during a heatwave on the Northern Line. 4. When there’s been a platform alternation and your train is now coming in at Platform 14, when […]