Had a cracking weekend doing the Mother’s Day thing and took a bit of time out Sunday morning to knock the cobwebs off early on around Albert Dock in Liverpool. Started in Costa Coffee with a bucket full of Capuccino and Hot Chocolate for Charlie in the morning sunshine! Bit bracing with the breeze off the Mersey but cleared the old head a bit. [Read more…]
Vandalism, a crime, and deserves to be punished? Or beautiful, creative pieces of art utilising urban landscapes? I’m talking about graffiti, as you may have guessed. Graffiti is like Marmite; you either love it or hate it, there aren’t many folk that are anywhere in between. I love it (and Marmite) and am of the opinion that it brightens up otherwise dull walls and buildings and it’s great to see a really well thought out piece. The amount of craftmanship and creativity that go into fantastic graffiti is no less than that which goes into a more traditional piece of art such as a drawing or a sculpture. I’ve put images below of some of my favourites, check them out. What are your thoughts on this oldest (Cave paintings were graffiti after all!) form of art…?