Street Art: Let The Artist Speak

When I see a piece of graffiti it moves me, so I savor it for a moment, take a photo, and let that person have their voice. I let the artist speak. When I go on my jaunts around Seattle (these photos are from a trip to a favorite spot on Capitol Hill) and I see these art stickers, this is like finding multiple hidden treasures. I pause for a moment and I smile, I think , am entertained, and, depending on the topic, you may even see me shudder. It’s a thought-provoking experience.

“The only way to go is up”, “King Tot”, and “99 vs 1”

Cool script sticker art on the back of a sign: “Blink” and “Lefty”

“Oh my burger!”

“Despair: No Big Deal” and “Not Before Dinner”

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About Rachel Heu

"Creativity is an act of defiance. You're challenging the status quo. You're questioning accepted truths and principles. You're asking three universal questions that mock conventional wisdom: Why do I have to obey the rules? Why can't I be different? Why can't I do it my way?" --Twyla Tharp, The Creative Habit: Learn It and Use It For Life (pg. 133)
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2 Responses to Street Art: Let The Artist Speak

  1. Pingback: Fine. You win. ((Street Art)) « Rachel's Workshop

  2. emmageraln says:

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