Tag Archives: mural

Talkin’ Totem Poles (forward warrior 2017)

I painted for Forward Warrior 2017, an annual street art event in Atlanta’s Cabbagetown neighborhood. Instead of painting a brand new mural, I decided it might be fun to decorate 2 existing ones. I added my talkin’ totem poles to murals … Continue reading

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Delta Airline’s Big Thank You (it sure is pretty up on the wall)

Part 2 of 2 … (see this first half of this blog here) I walked into the Delta Airline’s Corporate Headquarters one time in the spring of 1999. I was delivering a catered lunch to a meeting room. At the time, … Continue reading

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In The Shadow of The Flight Museum (painting in a tent)

(Part 1 of 2) Last month, inside a heavy-duty tent positioned in the shadow of the Delta Air Lines Flight Museum, I painted a mural. Over the span 3.5 days, film crews came by and they made a time-lapse. I had … Continue reading

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Tree Spirits (jellybeans and in-betweens)

PEOPLE BREAKING UP. PEOPLE BREAKING DOWN. FIRE. STORMS. FRIENDS. HARD LABOR AND CAT SCRATCHES. POLLEN AND DUST AND UNSEEN DANDER. MUSIC AND BEANS AND A PLATE OF YELLOW RICE. A PILE OF VINES IN THE GREEN GRASS FIELD. I TOOK … Continue reading

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Painting On Black (tattoo friends)

“Paint on the black“, he said. Paint on the black I did. He told me he wanted eyeballs. I painted him some eyeballs. I painted the Heavens and the stars and the Moon and Sun and the earth and plants … Continue reading

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The Pointy People Mural (forward warrior 2016)

Don’t climb a ladder if you have had a whisky. Don’t drink Columbian coffee in the evening if you want to sleep. A friend recently told me sometimes the art looks better 2/3 finished. I am trying to improve by … Continue reading

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Stable|Kernel Art (many pieces connected together)

I was asked to create artwork for the offices of Stable|Kernel. They are a fast growing company in Atlanta and will need more space in the near future. This made us think twice about a permanent wall painting in their lobby. … Continue reading

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Mini-Mural In Clayton Georgia (rabun county good times)

I painted a little mural in Rabun County Georgia on the library in the town of Clayton— a mini-mural you might say. I also did a couple art workshops and gave a talk about my street folk art. I enjoyed … Continue reading

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Death of the Sea Beast (on a spring afternoon)

Death of the Sea Beast. Today a mural I painted was torn down. I painted it almost 2 years ago. It lived its life. We all have a birth and death date — a start and finish line. We all have chances … Continue reading

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Digitas Mural Party

I visited Digitas again the other day. We had a little mural party in their offices. I told the Digitas folks about myself and what I do. I read them my new poem and I told them my thoughts on … Continue reading

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