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Graffiti Drawing Tips

Graffiti Drawing Tips

The question “How to do graffiti” can be well answered by following the first basic step of any art form that is the observation. The observation of the surroundings can help you get a notion or an idea of the situation. Looking at the available piece of graffiti can also give you an idea of how to do graffiti. Once you have got the idea of how to do graffiti, you should now get to know how to draw graffiti….

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2 Pittsburgh Graffiti Gang Members Arrested

2 Pittsburgh Graffiti Gang Members Arrested

Police have arrested two men in connection with $4,200 worth of graffiti damage throughout the city of Pittsburgh. Police said their investigation began when graffiti displaying “CCK,” “3311,” “DRAMA” and “SLAVE” started appearing in the city in October 2008. Police concluded that “CCK” was an abbreviation for “Crazy Cracka Killas,” a known graffiti group. Police said “3311” was the numerical value of each first letter in the alphabet, with both Cs equaling a “3” and K equaling “11.” In February…

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RACIST GRAFFITI AT HIGHLANDS PARK IN CONCORD

RACIST GRAFFITI AT HIGHLANDS PARK IN CONCORD

Extremely racist graffiti (I’m talking really really bad) was found at Highlands Park last night on a bench, right as you enter the park from the Louisiana Drive side. It’s one thing to see gang graffiti, but this was bad, and it doesn’t help that it’s so close to an elementary school. Whoever you are that did this graffiti, you’re an idiot. If you see anything suspicious at Highlands, or any other park around the city, call the police. For…

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Lou Correa and Young Senators Organize Graffiti Clean-up in City

Lou Correa and Young Senators Organize Graffiti Clean-up in City

State Senator Lou Correa and students from his Young Senators program are partnering with the City of Stanton to organize a Community Graffiti Clean-up event on Saturday, March 20th from 9am-12pm in the City of Stanton. The residential neighborhood taken over by graffiti is on the corner of Western Ave and Orangewood Ave along the railroad tracks that pass through the city. “The homes of these hardworking Orange County residents have been ruined by graffiti and because of a worsening…

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Spate of Graffiti Sprayings in Lakewood

Spate of Graffiti Sprayings in Lakewood

Several incidences of spray-painted graffiti in Lakewood, NJ, have residents on alert, though, sources say, the graffiti does not appear to gang-related or targeted at any specific group, but rather simple vandalism. Graffiti is not a new phenomenon in Lakewood, where anti-Semitic writing has shown up in various neighborhoods, including Coventry Square, over the last few years. In the more recent incidents, a new house on Ridge Avenue, at New York Avenue, was blatantly sprayed up in an act of…

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Jon Naar Interview | The Faith of Graffiti

Jon Naar Interview | The Faith of Graffiti

It’s 35 years since the release of Norman Mailer and Jon Naar’s Faith of Graffiti book. The legendary book has been re-issued and is available in a special edition at Wooster Collective, who conducted this interview discussing the impact of the book and the process of compiling such a legendary title in 1974.