Tag Archives: graffiti

Sand Sea and Spray – Part The First

Today I had a day out in sunny Blackpool – and it was sunny too! Robin Ross, I understand, was tearing what little hair he has out on Friday evening, thinking that the whole weekend was going to be ruined … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists, Street Art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments

Sand, Sea And Spray Is Coming …. Again!

The free paper, Metro, had an article about ‘graffiti’ the week before last. The paper version even started with ‘Take a look out of any moving train and you will see it. But is Britain’s graffiti art or an eyesore?’ The article … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists, Street Art | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The First Street Artist?

I’m a great fan of good street art. (Sprayed tags don’t count! I said ‘art’.) We all know about Banksy et al, and I’ve posted about Sun, Sea and Spray in Blackpool. I was interested, therefore, when I watched tonight’s … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists, Street Art | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

Sun, Sea and Spray 2012 – Postscript

Today I was a fair at the Winter Gardens in Blackpool trying to sell some of my screenprints. This was in the area where I took most of my photographs of the artists starting to paint at Sun Sea and … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists, Street Art | Tagged , , , , | 9 Comments

Sun, Sea and Spray 2012 – Blackpool

Due to other commitments on Saturday and Sunday, today (Friday) was the only opportunity I had to get to Blackpool to see Sun, Sea and Spray 2012. This is a major urban art weekend. If you can get up to … Continue reading

Posted in Art, Artists | Tagged , , , , , | 14 Comments