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« on: November 15, 2005 09:40:55 PM »

I just ran across this site and I HAD to share it. It's absolutley the coolest most amazing thing I've ever seen!!!

http://gprime.net/images/sidewalkchalkguy/

This is all done with sidewalk chalk, WOW!
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« Reply #1 on: November 15, 2005 09:51:42 PM »

That is absolutely amazing.  Its funny the things we find online...but that guy is awesome.  I couldn't even begin to think how much time that takes. WOW
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« Reply #2 on: November 15, 2005 10:46:37 PM »

that's freaking incredible.  the shots of people 'interacting' with the art totally trip me out.  thanks for sharing the link!
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« Reply #3 on: November 15, 2005 10:51:23 PM »

Blimey, that's fantastic. I wish someone would do something like that in the middle of my village. Grin
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« Reply #4 on: November 16, 2005 02:54:49 PM »

Yeah, I love that work... I bookmarked that site a while back. I wish someone would do that around here, too! But you have to realize how that art has to be approached the right way. Example (it's that picture of the swimmer from the wrong side of the street):

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« Reply #5 on: November 16, 2005 03:04:31 PM »

Yeah, I love that work... I bookmarked that site a while back. I wish someone would do that around here, too! But you have to realize how that art has to be approached the right way. Example (it's that picture of the swimmer from the wrong side of the street):

Do you have the link to other pictures of that work? It would be cool to see how it was 'supposed' to look.
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« Reply #6 on: November 16, 2005 03:08:29 PM »

That is just so freaking amazing...
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« Reply #7 on: November 16, 2005 06:49:34 PM »

The swimmer is second from the bottom on the link jakesgirl posted. Smiley I love looking at the "wrong" view and then looking at it the right way.  So cool.  Who is this guy and what city is this?  I'd love to see this live.  Impressive!


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« Reply #8 on: November 17, 2005 01:01:36 AM »

Oooh yeah i've seen these pics before, absolutely amazing arent they! Shocked
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« Reply #9 on: November 27, 2005 08:26:40 AM »

What impresses me far more than his actual talent at recreating figures and such with his pastels, which is far beyond my own skill with those #@)@*#$^ little sticks of colored doom, is his grasp on perspective.  Holy cow.
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