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August Summer Sale!

After Christmas, Summer Sales surely are the most magical times of the year. We’ve got lots of lovely events – across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Leeds and Liverpool – in our August summer sale. Save 20% off when you use coupon summerpaint at checkout on selected events (listed below). This offer covers the events listed below, and expires […]

Artist of the Week: Andre Derain

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is Andre Derain. Andre Derain (1880-1954) was a French painter, printmaker and sculptor famed as one of the creators of Fauvism and one of the first to ‘discover’ primitive art. Derain and his contemporary Henre Matisse became known for their vivid paintings, characterised by bold brush strokes and the [...]

Artist of the Week: Toubie Jack

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is artist and PopUp Painting team member Toubie Jack.   Toubie Jack studied graphic design and gained a distinction in art. The artist worked for many years as a video editor, however gave it up to pursue art full time. Jack’s art is bold with a stylised and graphic [...]

PopUp Painting at the MakeMore Festival this August!

At PopUp Painting we are very excited to be part of the upcoming MakeMore Festival (23-27 August). MakeMore is a new kind of festival - a festival for your hands! The festival will feature comedy, live music and a whole range of exciting crafts activities - including us! We'll be popping up on Thursday 23 [...]

5 Reasons to ‘GOGH’ visit Tate in 2019!

It might be a little early to get excited about next years art highlights, especially when there are so many great exhibitions to catch this summer (check out what to see here). But when Tate recently announced next years line-up we couldn’t help but get giddy! Tate’s knock out 2019 line up will include well […]

Top 13 Tips For Creativity

All of us are creative - we just need to unleash it. But how? Since our launch in 2013 our mission has been to Unleash Creativity. Everyone has creativity within them - but how can we unleash it? We asked our team of artists and creatives for their top tips for creativity and innovation. 💡 1. [...]

Artist of the Week: Rob Conway

  PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is Birmingham PopUp Painting team member Rob Conway. Rob Conway is a Birmingham based illustrator, artist-educator and member of the land art collective 'Landmark'. Conway’s illustrative work is characterised by bold pencil lines coupled with areas of loose and viscous colour. The artist’s vibrant illustrations have appeared in [...]

Artist and Event Manager Job

PopUp Painting is the leading ‘sip and paint’ business in the country, delivering over 40 events per month across London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester and coming soon to Leeds! Wine glass in one hand and paint brush in the other, our events are about unleashing creativity with no experience needed. Recently featured by the BBC, we are […]

Artist of the week: Anna Tveritinova

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is team member Anna Tveritinova. Anna Tveritinova is a mixed media artist who lives and works in London. Anna studied drawing at the ‘Royal Drawing School’, a Foundation Diploma at ‘City & Guilds London Art School’ and has received awards from both of these prestigious institutions. Tveritinova’s practice takes [...]

5 Exhibitions In Liverpool You Must See This Summer!

5. Double Fantasy In this exciting world first showing, Yoko decided to bring it all back to to Liverpool!. This  free exhibition of artworks and personal objects from Yoko’s own collection, some of which have never been seen publicly before, celebrates the union of two of the world’s most creative artists and their expression through […]