Tag: art

Granton Innertube map mural

Skatepark and skater. Plans are in motion to build a skatepark in Drylaw in the near future.

Back in November 2012 I was contacted by Thomas Brown from The Drylaw Neighbourhood Centre about the potential for a large scale mural project which would take place in a rather neglected underpass under West Granton Road. The project would involve the participation of young people from the Fet Lor Youth Centre working alongside MSCreative [...]

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Innertube Map stencils

Innertube Stencil

We had an exciting delivery at the Innertube Map office yesterday – some lazer cut plywood stencils of bike logos and arrows, which I am hoping to use to help people find their way onto some of the harder to find Innertube routes. The idea is to use clean graffiti techniques, in which you clean [...]

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Do The Math! Film Screening at North Edinburgh Arts

Art For All is delighted to announce that North Edinburgh Arts has agreed to host a film screening of the ground-breaking film by the 350.org team Do The Math! This film is important in the global and local sense as it encapsulates the current state of the environmental predicament. It poses tough questions that we [...]

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Chinese lanterns light up Harrison Park (East)

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Last Saturday evening we were treated to an unexpected treat in Harrison Park, with the installation of Chinese Lanterns by Napier University art student Jing Shi. Jing told me that the idea behind the project, called Link, was to encourage greater appreciation of Chinese culture and inter-cultural dialogue. Passers by we’re even invited to construct [...]

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West Granton underpass artwork close to completion.

Stockbridge Market

Just a quick update on how things are progressing with the designs at the underpass at West Granton. We’re only a few days away from the launch, and I’ve been working hard over the last week to complete all the designs. I’m now at the stage where it’s mostly detail work and touching up line [...]

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Innertube map artwork West Granton

Innertube map artwork West Granton

A few progress shots of the work so far , this side is beginning to shape up despite a small set back with the recent drop in temperature and snow. Back on it this week. Thanks to everyone who has been walking/cycling by and making positive remark…

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