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Artist Spotlight: Jean Beraud
Jean Béraud was a French painter renowned for his numerous paintings depicting the life of Paris, and the nightlife of Paris society.Pictures of the Champs Elysees, cafés, Montmartre and the banks of the Seine are precisely detailed illustrations of everyday Parisian life during the “Belle Époque”. Born in St Petersburg, Béraud moved with his family […]
PopUp Painting Stickers!
Here at Pop Up Painting we are really pleased to be receiving a new batch of custom stickers for our painting events. Catch them on your canvas or the table to simple put on and represent your new found creativity with us! Discount Sticker Printing provide stickers for events and businesses all across the UK and we […]
Pop Up’s Artist Michelle Shore joins new Art School in the Peak District!
Bullclough Art School is opening in the Peak District in the summer. It’s a spectacular meeting place and retreat for aspiring and established artists. Bullclough is set within 7 acres of stunning grounds, with breathtaking uninterrupted views of the Peak District. They have a fully equipped art studio over looking the landscape, artists lounge, kitchen […]
‘Making games combines everything that’s hard about building a bridge with everything that’s hard about composing opera. Games are operas made out of bridges.’ – Franz Lantz, ‘Hearts and minds’ Videogames have developed so much over the years. But are they capable enough of having artistic merit? OF COURSE THEY ARE! They include many forms […]
Unsung Collective Comes To London!
Unsung Collective is a product of several female theatre-makers from Leeds coming together to create a piece of theatre that explores the stories of brilliant women from British history: our inaugural production, ‘Unsung’. Have you been to a PopUp Painting in Leeds? Then you will be familiar with our operational lead Olivia. Olivia is also […]
Every October, artists all over the world take on the Inktober drawing challenge by doing one ink drawing a day the entire month. Jake Parker created Inktober in 2009 as a challenge to improve his inking skills and develop positive drawing habits. It has since grown into a worldwide endeavor with thousands of artists taking on […]
Sketch for Survival 2018!
The ‘Sketch for Survival’ auction is live! The project is part of the Explorers against Extinction campaign to protect endangered species worldwide. Paintings and sketches have all been donated by leading wildlife artists, celebrities and others in the public eye, coming together to make a stand against species extinction. The exhibition has over 400 original artworks from over […]
10 Fun Facts about Gordon Bruce!
Gordon Bruce is one of our associated artist. His London painting scenes have delighted many who have booked on to one of our events. Bruce, likes to have a variety of subject matter and genres. He is known for painting landscapes and seascapes in oils, cows as portraits, folk art landscapes, as well as inspired paintings from […]