Tags: Banksy

Black Friday comes early to Manchester!

Black Friday has come early to PopUp Painting in Manchester! Save 15% on the events below with coupon DRINKPAINTCREATE. But hurry - this offer expires at 19:15 on 18 November. On Tuesday evening we'll be back with our friends at The Common painting this adorable wintery Banksy-inspired piece! Book tickets.   And on Saturday we'll [...]

Manchester Bee with inspiration from Banksy!

Banksy’s Girl with the Balloon and the Manchester Bee! Michelle Shore, one of our Machester based artists and team member, has created a fabulous painting based around ‘Balloon Girl’ and the Bee in Manchester. Read on to hear about what Michelle thinks about each of those topics. The girl with the balloon is one of […]

Artist of the Week: Banksy!

PopUp Painting's artist of the week is Banksy! Banksy is a 'Bristolian' artist, political activist, film director, and painter. The graffiti artist is famed for his satirical street artworks which he creates using stencils. His works combine dark humour with political and social commentary. Many local councils in the UK protect them with a perspex covering [...]

Animal Fever!

You asked! We delivered! That’s right, here at PopUp Painting we take our feeback very seriously. We listen to all your comments especially when new animal themes are concerned. Summer is here, it’s bright, it’s beautiful, and it’s hot with animal fever in town. Don’t believe me? You’d believe Google though… right? Well let me […]

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EVENTS YOU WANT TO BE PAINTING AT!

PAINT! DRINK! CREATE! PopUp Painting is the best social painting, creative night out in London and Birmingham. No experience is needed, we provide the guidance, music and all the supplies. You just bring your imagination. The more you drink the better it looks, that’s what we say! Whilst we don’t encourage alcoholism it does do […]

Artist of the Week: Bambi

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is Bambi. Bambi (b. 1982) is a street artist from London. It has been speculated that ‘Bambi’ is also a chart-topping musician, however her identity has never been disclosed. The graffiti artist’s approach is similar to Banksy’s; using stencils to get a clean and quick image on the wall. [...]

10 Creative New Year Resolutions!

If there ever was a time where people can reflect on things and resolve to better themselves in some way, then each January would be the time to do it. Thankfully 2016 is almost over and 2017 is just around the corner and PopUp Painting have events booked through to February. So if you have been […]

Artist of the Week: Blek le Rat

PopUp Painting’s ‘artist of the week’ is Blek le Rat. Blek le Rat (b.1952) is a French graffiti artist who has been described as the ‘father of stencil graffiti’. Blek began his street art career in the early 80’s, stencilling images of rats on to the walls of the Parisian streets. The artist used the [...]

Merry Christmas from PopUp Painting!

We had such a holly jolly time this December! PopUp Painting have been busy elves leading up to Christmas we launched our new Snowy Starry Night in Bayswater and Chelsea! Plus Christmas Banksy and Paint Christmas in Trafalgar Square. And if you popped along to any of those events you would’ve heard our festive themed […]

Partner Venue: Horniman at Hays!

PopUp Painting are partnered with Horniman at Hays. Read all about this great location, which can be found in London Bridge!   The Horniman at Hays is one of many rare gems in the Nicholson’s collection of great British pubs, reputed for their distinctive buildings, intriguing history and vibrant atmosphere. The area, along the south bank of the […]