Last year, not so long ago, my teacher at Art Center said to go big, so I did: after trying a wall outside, I drew on my built-in cabinets.
Then, one day, after my class had ended, biking along the LA River into Frogtown, I saw this decaying Mayan mural, with holes in the wall, along Blake Street:
Let me see what I can do...
Melding rat and rider with mural. My first wheat paste, done under the protection of night.
Frogtown Rat Rider
The Mayan warrior was much bigger than I thought! But come to think of it, doesn't that man need a ...? More to come.
Thanks goes out to Ivonne Adel-Bureos, artist-in-residence at Nomad Studios; Ivonne is a prolific printmaker and street artist, working in Mexico City, and so much fun! She's having a show at Nomad, with founder Damon Robinson, on Feb. 22, running through the weekend. Check it out!