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10 things you need to know about PopUp Painting (in pictures)

 Below are 10 things you need to know about PopUp Painting, Buzzfeed style.                 1. We provide all the kit. You don’t need to bring anything. Canvasses, easels, table covers, paint, brushes, pallet books, music, plastic beakers, napkins – even plastic bags for you to take your painting […]

A new Banksy work?

  A new piece of art has been uploaded to the iconic Banksy’s website. Reportedly entitled ‘Mobile Lovers’, it is apparently his first new work since October. What do you think of it? Do you know where it is? If you love Banksy’s art, and want to create your own impression in one of our […]

This week with PopUp Painting

Since our birthday party at Brasserie Blanc last Friday (where we raised £332 for Cafe Art!!), we’ve had a busy week. After our own birthday party (one year since our launch at The Soho Hotel in 2013!), we held a Power Puff Girls themed birthday party at Babycakes, East Sheen. On Monday, we returned to […]

PopUp Painting’s First Birthday Party!

A year after our launch in 2013 at the Soho Hotel, PopUp Painting celebrated its first anniversary at Brasserie Blanc, Southbank on Friday 4th April. We were delighted to joined by hosts from our venues across London, loyal customers, and supporters of Cafe Art. Our event spanned three parts: an hour of social painting (led […]

Have you got a heart for art?

Looking for something novel and fun to do with your date to celebrate Valentine’s Day? PopUp Painting have got events running all week to suit you and your date. Our events are in a relaxed atmosphere, where our artist will help you create your own impression of a painting! No experience is necessary, so you […]

Photos from our events this past week

This week’s events saw PopUp Painting having its first event at Down To Earth, Kensington; and at The Pelican, Notting Hill. Our events for this week had a Lichtenstein theme and a Picasso theme! Check out our photos! You can see more photos from other events at our Facebook page. If you like what you […]

Paint Renoir at Brasserie Blanc, Southbank!

PopUp Painting was pleased to return to the Southbank, London for an evening painting Renoir at Brasserie Blanc! The painting for the evening was Renoir’s ‘The Skiff’, and our lead artist for the evening was Barbora Brezakova. You can see the rest of the evening’s photos at our Facebook page.

Christmas Party at Brasserie Blanc!

PopUp Painting was pleased to return to Brasserie Blanc, Southbank, on 17th December for its last event of the year: Christmas Painting Art Deco!  Guests enjoyed painting, prosecco, and mince pies – and created some amazing impressions! The artist for the event was Rebecca Hunter. Take a look at some of the pictures! You can […]

Pictures from this week’s events!

PopUp Painting have had a busy week across London this week: from The Beatles in Hampstead, to Toulouse Lautrec at Brasserie Blanc at the Southbank! Here’s a quick catch up on photos from this week! Beatles Paint Night at The Garden Gate (26th November). You can see the rest of these photos here. Hockney Paint Night […]

The French Impressionists at Le Pain Quotidien

PopUp Painting were pleased to return to Le Pain Quotidien in Chiswick for a Matisse French Impressionist themed event. Guests painted their own impression of Henri Matisse’s ‘Femme au chapeau’ (Woman with a Hat). The colourful nature of this picture meant that all of the paintings were visibly different! A great way for non-artists to […]