2D Art: Painting
Spray Paint your name in Bubble Letters, 2 colors
You can paint anywhere that’s legal! A piece of cardboard or plywood in your backyard is great. Occasionally someone’s parents will let them paint their garage door or backyard wall.
Optional Location: Venice Art Walls
At the Venice Art Walls you can:
- Paint your name
- See other painting, from beginner classmates to some awesome murals by pros
- Sun, Sand, Surf, Palm Trees
- Art Walls, Skate Park, Basketball Courts, Muscle Beach are all next to each other
- Eclectic mix from rich & famous artists (Digital Domain, Chiat Day, Frank Gehry, Claes Oldenburg, Jonathan Borofsky, Mark DiSuvero) to starving artists selling paintings on the Venice Boardwalk for $5!
- Cheap Slices of Giant Pizza
Other cool things in Venice
While you’re there you might like to check out:
- LA Louvre art gallery - open 10-6 on Saturday, closed Sunday
- Small World Books - 10-8, 7 days
- Venice Skate Park - 8-7 everyday, except Sunday 10-4
- Venice Art Walls: 1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice CA 90291
- Venice Skate Park: 1800 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA 90291
- Small World Books: 1407 Ocean Front Walk, Venice, CA 90291
- LA Louvre gallery: 45 North Venice Blvd., Venice, CA 90291
- The Art Walls are NOT open weekdays!
- The Art Walls are Open Sat & Sun from 10am to 1/2 hour before sunset.
- Venice Art Walls.com
Wherever you paint, be sure your blog post includes a clear photo of YOU with YOUR WORK.
- Free: On the street, far, walk!
- Really Close: about $15
- Earlier tends to be easier
Glenn & Tea
I will be there on Saturday from 10a to 1p. You really don’t need any help from me, but it’d be nice to say “Hi!” and hangout. I’ll bring some iced tea too!
- Do a Pencil Sketch of your name in Bubble Letters in advance.
- Paint your name in Bubble Letters. At least 2 Colors.
- Blog it! Include a few pictures and talk about your experience. Be sure your blog post includes a clear photo of YOU with YOUR WORK.
- BTW: you have more paint than you’ll need to just do your name. Have fun! Paint other stuff too!