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Graffiti Cookbook is a guide to the materials and techniques used within today’s most creative and progressive art movement. In hundreds of pictures and illustrations and 35 interviews with some of the world’s most famous artists the authors show how graffiti is made. From spray techniques and hand styles to tools and style analysis, Graffiti Cookbook takes us on a trip around the world in the search of the tricks and trades of graffiti writers. We even learn how to build our own wall. After hundreds of books filled with pictures of graffiti published in the last few years finally one is showing how the artists work. Graffiti Cookbook is filled with tips and examples of how to create your own piece, tag and throw up. These techniques can be used on all kinds of materials, textile, glass, metal, concrete or wood. Graffiti Cookbook gives an unique insight in the alternative art world and is a rich inspiration source for those interested in do-it-yourself-culture. Bates, Bios, Chob, Egs, Jurne, Kacao 77, Kaos, Mad C, Rosy One, Shoe, Smash, Swet, Cost88 and Vino are some of the featured artists in the book. Brand new softcover edition!
Sigi von Koeding aka DARE is a true legend. His 3D-Style is unique and is held in high esteem within the graffiti scene, even so many years after his death in 2010. This is also why it's no surprise that there are some graffiti in Basel, his hometown, which haven't been repainted since 25 years!
The book DARE to be different is one of the biggest collections of his European work - from scetches to large-area graffiti - put into 250 pages. An absolute must-have for your bookshelf.
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Urban Scrawl Pocket Notes in your pocket, you can write down your ideas on the walls whenever they show up in your head, and no one can say that it is wrong!
Notes, dates, poems and anything else that pops into your head. Let Urban Scrawl be your companion in your daily creative life, or a gift for a friend – regardless of age or artistic talent!
This new chapter of one of the most famous european graffiti magizine is literally fire! Great walls selection, specials with interwievs with KAM, Gucci and Kroko 403. Tons of subways and steel with big pictures with excellent quality.
A to ZIG Calligraphy Idea Book is a handy booklet of paper-crafting project ideas using the ZIG Calligraphy markers. It contains inspiring card ideas for every occasion and floral flourishes to give your paper-craft projects that extra finishing touch.
A Guide to Calligraphy is, as the name suggests, a teaching tool for those who are moving their first steps into the world of calligraphy. The guide offers, in addition to a brief history on the calligraphic art through the centuries, a series of useful lessons to start writing. The booklet includes the illustrated technical sheets for various traditional alphabets, such as Italic, Gothic, Foundational, Uncial. The guide is written in English, French and Spanish.
Get Up Stay Up is a practical survival guide for all those newcomers, who need tips and tricks on how to "deal" with the graffiti world challenges. Whether it's making your own ink, to choose the best clothing for get into a yard or how to recognize a subway third rail, the author Danny Crofts has compiled an extensive handbook of easy understanding. 126 pages full of text and simple illustrations, a must-have for the most unexperienced, an interesting reading for the most skilled ones.
Fresh issue for Wanted, the famous Spanish graff magazine. No words, only pictures with: Madrid walls, Madrid trains, Madrid Subway, Krash special, Spanish trains and walls. The best from Spain!
International icon of black ink, artist Mike Giant incorporates a broad swathe of influences and skills in the creation of a singular, unmistakable aesthetic. Mike's central practice, drawing, is informed by his training in architectural drafting, his illustrious career as a tattooist and worldwide exploits writing on walls. Within his latest and most complete monograph, the reader will enjoy photos of perfectly executed tattoos, page after page of Mike's inscrutable tattoo flash, hand lettering nonpareil, and of course tons of drawings, graffiti pieces and action shots. Giant's worldwide travels — inking people, places and finer drawing paper around the world from Amsterdam to London, Thailand, Toronto, New York and back home to San Francisco are also given due prominence. Buddhism, track bikes, designing for apparel brand Rebel8, and painting fill Lesage's hours, but at the end of the day, it all comes full circle, back to his unwaveringly mindful solid black lines.
Prefaced by Steve Grody, Results not excuses is the first monograph dedicated to the artist Paul “Aroe” Barlow, an active member of the HA, MSK and VMD crews, to name a few. The book motions from his beginnings in the 80’s to nowadays, exploring the universe of this artist rooted in Graffiti culture. Throughout the pages, his murals and his trains show Aroe’s evolution. Trough over 500 visuals on his arts, the artist gives us the full generosity of his art. The reflections of prestigious contributors such as Norm, Ces, Gary or Ewok, amongst others, emphasize his own words.
An authentic trip in the deep underground to find different kinds of places and people. From writers to clubbers, from caves to trains, from digging to any other subterranean activity. Many pictures, arcticles and original graphics will lead you to the magic underground world, just to discover places you didn't even imagine could have existed. Stricly trough tunnels, the main character of this book. The author Andrea Caputo is a great architect, but is even more famous in the graffiti scene for the excellent research he did with 'All City Writing', a milestone in graffiti culture. Dimensions 24 x 34 cm
This new chapter of one of the most famous european graffiti magizine is literally fire! Great walls selection, specials with interwievs with the old schooler Rush 186 that says he's "far from stopping with bombing"; the OWZ crew, real bombers, and Unik from CFKS crew. Great mix selection, with the typical Non Stop taste. Don't miss it!
Fresh new heavy Wanted issue, the famous Spanish graff magazine. Still pushing the best pieces on walls and trains, with a special hall of fame selection. Featuring hundreads of writers including Sea 162, Raer, Stile, Pus, Tech, Rysa, Laser and many others.
Forms Of Rockin' try to analize the history of lettering in all of its forms from the sixties to nowadays. Several influencers are described and studied, from Pop Art to fashion, from the advertising to the movie posters. More than one hundred pages dedicated to the handstyle, with several words from the first US writers, many fonts, letterforms and alphabet examples. Don't miss this if letters and the research behind them still fascinates you!
Japanese tattoo was a secret art form in the early 1970s. The masters for the traditional techniques worked in small studios and tattoing was something for a distinguished few. In 1970s, when renowned street art and hip hop photographer Martha Cooper came to Tokyo, she decided to focus on this secret art and began documenting the life and work of traditional Japanese tattooist Horibun I. Tokyo Tattoo 1970 is a book about the traditional art of tattooing and a portrait of a master artist.
With Zombie Love by Won from the ABC crew finally comes a follow-up of the successful book Colour Kamikaze who has it all. While interest in zombies and other undead creatures has become mainstream through movies and media, Won has already begun more than a decade earlier to create his own zombie world. He works with an incredible attention to detail, which makes him inimitable.
Chapter 1 is a versatile designed Zombie story, which is brought to life by using various techniques like photos, comics and classic drawings. The special feature here is probably that each image speaks for itself. If you like zombies, this book spreads more Zombie Love than all these mainstream zombie movies from Hollywood. In Chapter 2 - The Chronicles Won shows the best of his work: trains, tuk tuks, helicopters, murals, artwork , toys, drawings and canvases. A visual feast - but we have saved the best for last, as usual. Zombie Love is a must have for all fans of Wons style. But also for all other zombie fans!
Cut and Fold Subway Sketchbook is 8 different subway car paper models from 8 of the worlds metropolis. Cut, fold, glue … and you have created your own miniature subway model car. From the late 70s until today, these subway car models have served as the canvases for the most explosive art movement of our times. While the kings of graffiti go through great trouble putting their art on trains, these formats are now available to everyone. Fun for train enthusiasts and graffiti fans of all ages. Cut and fold your own little subways, perfect your sketches, re-color the subway designs. Only the imagination sets the limits. Cut and Fold Subway Sketchbook contains 4 subway car paper models of each model - if you mess up with the crayons on your favorite model, just start with another one. Models included are New York, London, Berlin, Paris, Moscow, Toronto, Rome and Stockholm.
I'll Kick You In The Head With My Energy Legs is depicting the everyday life in a group of skateboarders from London who managed to escape the prison of nine-to-five. Their everyday life, travel and privation. Each person helps to build momentum in the picture story, whether it be walking along the Thames sludge-covered beaches in search of an American friend who had an "emergency shit" after accidentally drinking a bottle of laxatives, a trip to the hospital to fix an elbow out of joint, or a play with a dead pigeon. The photos were taken over three years by the skipper and photographer Jonnie Craig. He had his breakthrough when he was 18 years old were picked up by Vice Magazine and established himself quickly through his first book 2009. His latest book sold out quickly and is now a collector's item.
Original Touch marker pad featuring 20 high quality paper sheets, perfect to be used with every alcool based sketch marker. A3 size.
The new Montana SketchBook A5 is ideal for colouring and sketching with pencil, pen or any type of marker, including water or alcohol based markers. With its 200 pages of acid free 120 gr paper with round corners, in ivory color, Sketchbook A5 has a protective hard cover, an inside pocket and includes an elastic strap, providing a better seal and greater longevity for your creations, despite the passing of time.
With the new Montana Train Systems you can choose you favorite wagon to ensemble and paint on it with your favourite markers. Six different styles, six famous subway lines across the globe. Printed on stong paper and easy to assemble. Measurements: 45,5 x 10,5 x 9 cm assembled 69 x 47 cm flat
Original Touch marker pad featuring 20 high quality paper sheets, perfect to be used with every alcool based sketch marker. A4 size.
Blocco di carta nera acid free da 120 grammi, ideale per disegno e schizzo. La pasta particolarmente fine del foglio permette un utilizzo anche con marcatori a vernice con punta sottile.
Blocco da 20 fogli.
celebration, chronicle, and must-have for Vans sneakers fans, Vans: Off the Wall offers vivid photography and the compelling story of a casual canvas shoe and a DIY spirit that helped turn pop culture inside out. This updated edition, published to coincide with the brand’s 50th anniversary, brings to life the Vans community of boarders, bikers, artists, musicians, and street culture, and the iconic shoes its members love to wear. With oral histories from Tony Alva, Joel Tudor, Steve Caballero, Stacy Peralta, Oliver Peck, and others—as well as two new chapters of original material—Vans: Off the Wall provides an intimate, visually stunning account of how the company has changed the face of pop culture since its founding in 1966.