Had some time to kill today.. Made this tiny drawing in the morning, wanted to see it as a painting.. Random passerby caught the process in action.. Someone else came by with some puppies Hour or so later..
The artists: Eye Dr, Helena, Gage Kelsey, Jomau, Emily Ding, Luis Angulo, JJ Muzacz, Miles Starky, and myself Yesterday I took the rare opportunity to sit back and watch 7 superhumanly talented artists begin a mural with no interruptions, no egos, and no pre-plan. Just use all this paint to create whatever it is you want. Not often you get to see this many creative powerhouses work in unison to create a massive work of art from conception to execution. I was teamed with Eye D
Spontaneity in collaboration can make for a exquisite composition. In this case take 7 parts Austin based artists, mix in a shot of New York, and serve over ice with Tug at Cherry Cola Dog. The artists: Eye Dr, Helena, Gage Kelsey, Jomau, Emily Ding, Luis Angulo, JJ Muzacz, Miles Starky, and myself Our canvas: aaaand GO JJ Muzacz first lines Eye Dr. first lines with Helena Gage Kelsey Emily Ding, Luis Angulo, JJ Muzacz Jomau getting started JJ Muzacz on the right and Miles St
Saturday April 1st, APRIL FOOLS DAY and the Cherry Cola Dogs 100+ Artist Group Show featuring live paintings by myself, Helena, and Miles Starky! Tonights canvas, functional art Miles getting started on the right, mine on the left Helena with her completed bench on the left Jomau wrapping his up before the party was underway Action Miles Finished benches by Miles on the right and mine on the left Couple of my favorite paintings from the show: Jomau's finished bench next to a
Tug (owner and curator of Cherry Cola Dog): "Here's a 3ft. canvas to complete for the show AND a refrigerator to paint, you have until 6pm tomorrow." Me: (With some help from Fred & friends) Completed canvas -> Onto the refrigerator ->
2 days 2 murals with Squid For this one we played the line game: The line game is when each of us drawing one line after the other with no plan of the sketches final outcome Eventually our minds created a unicorned space elephant flower head spewing cotton candy colored slime all over a 10 eyed radiocative skull shooting a color spectrum into one another FRED WU
Squidshop AKA Freddy Wu-Tang AKA Freddy Grunts AKA Fab Freddy 4 Fingers and I got together to paint a quick space squid for the kids All the while Emily Ding was down the hill working her magic.. And then this guy..
When life gives you pineapple you eat it. When life gives you rum you drink it. When life says jump in Lake Ontario in December you jump in. When life presents a once in a lifetime opportunity you live in Austin, TX for 5 weeks on a moments notice. Mural painted by Jay Muzacz, Helena, ER, and Kashink at HOPE Outdoor Gallery How do you stay away from a city where murals of this caliber are painted by the hundreds every year? Not only all around town but AT A PLACE THAT LOOKS
If you're taking a cross country trip and drive at night you're screwing yourself out of a plethora of missed opportunities.. In the darkness you'll drive right past some great roadside relics that have been taken over by father time and you'll never even know it. Luckily I caught this little ex-tourist trap right before the sun went down.. Meteor City Trading Post, a graffiti heads roadside dream come true. Oddly angled surfaces, not too bombed out, and a direct access road