New Mural at the Sugar and Spice
I've just finished a new mural at the Sugar and Spice Bakery in Amsterdam.
The mural was designed to match the colours of the bakery's logo and decor and was created to give the customers something colourful and eye-catching as they entered the shop.
The bakery owner (Nir) also wanted something colourful to catch the eye of passers-by and draw them into the shop to taste his cakes :-D
As well as painting the main wall in the entrance Nir also wanted the doorframe to be painted to create a colourful archway for people to pass under as they enter the shop:
The mural was created in a doorway entrance and when I created the mural I factored-in the view of the piece as you look through the door glass:
The installation took about 30 hours to complete and I was painting during a heat-wave in Amsterdam too so it got a bit hot at times... :-O
The mural is the second piece I've created on my recently launched Amsterdam Art Trail - which is a new project that aims create a trail of colourful murals around the Amsterdam city centre...
Mural in Progress Video
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Mural-in-Progress at the Sugar & Spice Bakery, Amsterdam
I'm currently working on a mural at the Sugar and Spice Bakery in Amsterdam's Chinatown as part of the Amsterdam Art Trail.
It's a mural in the doorway entrance and I'm looking to create an eye-catching effect to bring more customers into the shop :-D
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Day 1 - Black Border and the First Few Shapes
Day 2 - Initial Layer of Shapes...
Day 3 - Filling Out Nicely...
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