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What’s In – Your Complete Guide of Activities during Isolation

As you may have heard, PopUp Painting launched their first ever online event last week! We had a brilliant time, and will be doing this twice a week for the foreseeable future. In celebration of this, we thought we’d compile a list of the best events to get involved in when you’re self-isolating. Theatre There […]

6 of the Best Online Games to Play During Lockdown

Bored of quizzes? We’ve got you! We’ve compiled a list of the best online games to play during Lockdown. Skribbl Skribbl is a fun multiplayer drawing game. Each player is given a three choices of things to draw, then using their best Paint skills they have to get the other members to guess. Points are […]

Some Positive Discoveries I have made During Lockdown

During these strange times, it’s very easy to focus on the negatives. But spending the last few weeks in lockdown, I have certainly had time to reflect on life. This is something I would normally say I’m ‘too busy’ to do. But thoughtout the sadness of these times, I can’t help but notice there have […]

Fun Activities to do with Housemates during Lockdown

Need to mix up your Lockdown Saturday nights? Here’s a few ideas to keep you and your housemates busy! Wine Tasting Raid your local supermarket and buy a collection of the small wine bottles they have on offer, make sure each bottle is a different type of wine. Accompany this with a range of different […]

What YOU Told us about your Social Habits

A couple of months back we sent out a questionnaire asking about your social habits, and we were delighted when 200 of you filled it out for us. The reason why we decided to do this is because we’ve noticed a change in the way people spend their money, certainly shifting from buying materials things […]

5 Interesting Facts about the Effect Painting Has On Your Brain

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 facts about the effect painting as on your brain. (Spoiler: it’s all good news) 1.Gifted People use both sides of their brain Most people know that the left side […]

7 Paintings that sum up Life in Lockdown

Did these artists foresee Lockdown? Probably not, but we’re enjoying how apt they are for these strange times. Here’s 7 paintings that sum up life in lockdown. Edvard Munch – The Scream Enough said. But please note the social distancing between the front and back figures. Vincent Van Gogh – Self Portrait with Bandaged Ear […]

What’s on this March

Could it be? Is that Spring upon the horizon? Let’s hope so! If not, come rain or shine we have tons for you to keep busy. Here’s the best of what’s on in March. London 7th March – SoLo Craft Fair: Balham Spring Market – SoLo Craft Fair are returning to the beautiful Balham Bowls […]

Artists Needed! in Oxford!

Passionate about unleashing Creativity? Us Too! Since 2003 our mission has been to bring art out of the classroom and gallery, into the places people meet on an everyday basis.  We have painted with tens of thousands of people across the UK and have been featured in the likes of the BBC and the Raconteur.  […]

Mother’s Day 2020 with PopUp Painting

At PopUp Painting we love to see how many people bring their parents to our events. It makes us realise how accessible and enjoyable our painting is for all ages and generations. That’s why, this Mother’s Day we have tons of special events for you and the most important woman in your life. As always, […]

Artist + Event Managed (combined role) needed in Birmingham

Passionate about unleashing Creativity? Us Too! Since 2003 our mission has been to bring art out of the classroom and gallery, into the places people meet on an everyday basis.  We have painted with tens of thousands of people across the UK and have been featured in the likes of the BBC and the Raconteur.   […]

Job Opportunity: Head of Operations

An exciting new opportunity has arisen with PopUp Painting & Events. As our company continues to grow, we are looking for a Head of Operations to be based out of our London office. We are open to applications from enthusiastic graduates looking to build a career in the creative and events industries; or from those […]