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PopUp Painting’s new home!

What better encapsulates a growing business than moving to a new, better office? Since our launch in 2013, we’ve painted with approximately 25,000 people. We’re now up to almost 60 events each month (across London, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool and Leeds). And we’re now based in a location that helps us deliver all of that!   […]

Help us bring PopUp Painting to Scotland

PopUp Painting is the leading ‘sip and paint’ business in the country, delivering close to 60 events a month across the UK. Now established across London, Manchester, Birmingham, Liverpool and Leeds - we are now looking to expand into Edinburgh and Glasgow. Our mission is to Unleash Creativity, and to bring art out of the [...]

Leeds welcomes ‘painting and wine’ with PopUp Painting

PopUp Painting launched at Brasserie Blanc in Leeds last week with a full house – “wine glass in one hand, paintbrush in the other”. Last Thursday PopUp Painting launched at Brasserie Blanc, Leeds with a full house. PopUp Painting runs ‘social painting’ events in bars and restaurants across the UK, and is working with the likes […]

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 [...]

Johnny Vegas pops into PopUp Painting in Manchester!

Painting with Johnny Vegas! The PopUp Painting team in Manchester had a great surprise on Saturday at Innside. While painting Van Gogh's Sunflowers, they were joined by none-other than Johnny Vegas! "He was so lovely" Natalie Kaciubskyj, event manager on the day, said: "He was so lovely. He loved it. He said he loved art [...]

Leeds – it’s time to get creative!

PopUp Painting will be launching in Leeds in August 2018. Its first partner venue in the city is Brasserie Blanc. The company invites guests to “unleash their creativity, wine glass in one hand, paintbrush in the other”. Now in its fifth year, PopUp Painting runs ‘painting and wine’ events in bars, restaurants and workplaces across […]

Calendar display issues

We’re currently having some display issues with the calendar on our website. Luckily we have a backup calendar on Eventbrite.

“People are hungry for creative playtime” — 5 years of PopUp Painting

On 12 April 2018 PopUp Painting will mark 5 years since its launch. In that time the company, which runs ‘social painting and wine’ events, has painted with over 17,000 guests across more than 1,000 events. The company operates across London, Birmingham and Manchester, with upcoming launches in Liverpool and Leeds. PopUp Painting was launched […]

Artist Charlotte Ellinas Applies for Sky Portrait Artist of the Year

Artist Charlotte Ellinas, one of the PopUp Painting team, has applied for Sky Portrait Artist of the Year. Sky Portrait Artist of the Year offers artists the chance to win a £10,000 commission for a major British institution and £500 of art materials from Cass Art. It has run since 2013 and has been won […]

Events scheduled to run in snow

PopUp Painting events scheduled Thursday 1 March – Saturday 3 March are still set to run We are monitoring the weather and coordinating with each of our local teams to make sure that where it is safe to run, we are. We will be contacting any guests affected by changes to events due to bad […]