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It’s been a busy summer…

Posted on September 18th, 2016 by Jo Swannell

With over 200 feet of muralling under my belt, the Clarendon Road Estates project, undertaken at the behest of Brighton and Hove Council, is nearing completion. It’s been challenging at times – mainly due to relentless gales blowing through the entranceways where I’ve been working – but the results are worth the effort, and the […]

Hove murals well underway

Posted on May 27th, 2016 by Jo Swannell

Murals depicting the lighthouse at Beachy Head, and Palmeira Square are now complete – barring a few tweaks here and there – and next on the cards is a beach scene and the Palace Pier. .

Painting with pirates (and dinosaurs)

Posted on August 3rd, 2015 by Jo Swannell

Scenic painting is a varied road. This summer I’ve been busy painting at another adventure golf site, this one featuring the natural combination of pirates and dinosaurs, with a few sharks and cannibals thrown in for good measure. Various scenic, signage and figure-it-out-as-you-go techniques have been deployed, including: A great deal of rock splatter painting […]

Garage door art – a scenic view

Posted on July 31st, 2015 by Jo Swannell

Nice little project just completed: why look at a boring plain garage door when you can have transformed with, well, whatever you fancy? In this case a tranquil Mediterranean scene was the order of the day. Once the artwork is done, you can ‘dress’ the scene a little with a few props for a final […]

Mini Golf, Big Art – bringing the jungle to Madeira Drive

Posted on June 4th, 2014 by Jo Swannell

A tiger emerges

I’m delighted to be working with Jungle Rumble Adventure Golf on their new and magnificently elaborate mini golf course, on the seafront here in Brighton. With a ruins-in-the-jungle theme and some fantastic sculpture work this is going to look the business when it opens. My brief: to bring some colourful jungle beasts to the party. […]