The combination of spray paint with paint brushes and markers is becoming an increasingly used technique that allows us to take advantage of the benefits of each process. Spray paint provides an easy way to cover surfaces and to do fades, the paint brush is a tool used for precision and detail, and the marker is a paint-based instrument that’s even easier to use.
Teck24 and Ledania make the most out of these techniques in an ornamental composition in the Click Clack Hotel in Bogotá, Colombia. The result jumps out at us and becomes a complete artistic experience, thanks to this video with music by Dj Hets.
Since by now it has become a weekly standard, we bring you the latest news from our friends and partners of Montana Colors Australia. Our friends from the opposite side of the planet is back with more amazing interviews. This time they have chosen to focus on the writer Smerk from Sydney, “The graffiti rascal out of the Blue Mountains”. (more…)
Crew: TWN, True Writers Never Die & Never Sleep
Location: Irapuato, Guanajuato, México
Active since: 2004
Favorite surface: Everything: walls, billboards, wood, trucks… but since two years to now I started to paint trains, and now I’m so engaged with them that I neglected the rest.
Personal motivation: Since I was a kid I liked to drawing and I used to spend my hyperactivity drawing. A had a neighbor who show me markers and fanzines of graffiti. Since then went inside of this and now is part of my life. (more…)
Werd is a North American writer and component of The Awfest Collective and LAWS crew. His style quite striking, which might be the fruit of a very open minded personality, or, as he puts it himself ”Werds no like inside of box… Werds like weather outside box”.
Every 23rd of April we celebrate the Diada of Sant Jordi in Catalunya, which for the rest of the world is known as the international World Book Day, and Montana Shop Barcelona celebrates this in a special way every year. Apart from special promotions on books, roses and aerosols, we will set up a temporary wall where everyone who passes by can leave their message written with spray paint. Stop by at Montana Shop Barcelona on this significant and historic day, we hope to see you! (more…)