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Eight Years of PopUp Painting

PopUp Painting at 8: how it started and where it’s going Today PopUp Painting & Events turns eight years old! Since our launch in 2013 we’ve painted with more than 50,000 people from around the UK. We’ve loved seeing people from all different walks of life unleash their creativity (wine glass in one hand, paintbrush [...]
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Social Habits Questionnaire 2021

In early 2020 we surveyed 200+ people from across the UK. We asked about how people planned events, who they went with, and what helped shape their decisions. In the year that's passed, a lot has changed (as you have no doubt noticed...). This year we're exploring how people's how people are feeling about post-lockdown [...]

Happy World Book Day!

It goes without saying that books can have absolute enormous power, being wellsprings of comfort, challenge and inspiration.   What books do you love and think everyone should read? Here are some of the suggestions we’ve had so far: 1. I'm OK - You're OK by Thomas A Harris Recommended by Managing Director and Founder [...]
Festival of Creativity 28 March

Announcing the Festival of Creativity, 28th March

On 28 March 2021 PopUp Painting will be doing something it has never done before: putting on a full day of crafts and creativity! At this event - the Festival of Creativity - PopUp Painting will be collaborating with creatives and artisans from across the country to bring you a fantastic online event full of creativity, workshops [...]

Lockdown update

All PopUp Painting events through to 2 December have been cancelled. We will be contacting all booked guests imminently.

Impact of new COVID Tiering System

Earlier this week the Government announced its new Tiering System: Medium (Tier 1), High (Tier 2), Very High (Tier 3). We have taken the time to review the Government’s guidance and cross-referenced with interpretations from our partners and other businesses, and understand that events can continue to operate in Tiers 1, and in Tier 2 […]

Banked tickets & Gift Vouchers

As lots of us tentatively make our first steps back into the world, we wanted to update people on what we’ve decided in relation to PopUp Painting Gift Vouchers and ‘banked tickets’. We’re very pleased to be able to start running events again, with our first event coming up this Thursday in London. Lots more […]

Fundraising Quiz 11 May

You're invited to join thePopUp Painting Fundraiser Quizon Monday 11 May, all in aid of the NHS, Refuge, and Barnardo's. We've been touched and inspired by the things people have been able to do to help out during lockdown, and we've set ourselves the target of raising £1000 for these three fantastic causes. The Quiz [...]

PopUp Painting Live!

We are very excited to announce the launch of our new experience Since our launch in 2013 our mission has been to bring art out of the classroom and gallery, into the places people meet on an every day basis. Now, with PopUp Painting Live!, we're bringing art into your home! Throughout this period of [...]