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Amazing Sidewalk Art

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Julian Beever does chalk drawings on sidewalks. When you follow the link at the bottom, remember that the drawings are made on flat sidewalks with colored chalk. They must be seen from a specific point, preferably through a camera lens, for the illusion to appear. They are amazing.Let me repeat:They are amazing.Julian Beever's official siteNote that a couple of the pictures show the drawings from the "wrong" perspective to show how it is done.Here is one of my favorites:

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Linda Hanney 9 years, 8 months ago

A new concept. Art that is best viewed through a camera lens. These are amazing.

David Klamet 9 years, 8 months ago

Multi.... The page is set up to keep you from getting the links. I think the best you can do is to go to the following link, then search for "best web" on the page which will help you find the link that gives you a slideshow.

All the pictures in that gallery are good, too.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml?xml=/news/exclusions/slideshowfullindex.xml

Kookamooka 9 years, 8 months ago

Downtown Lawrence should have a summer sidewalk chalk festival for grownups AND kids!

ForThePeople 9 years, 8 months ago

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Kookamooka (Anonymous) says:

Downtown Lawrence should have a summer sidewalk chalk festival for grownups AND kids!

That is a great idea!

mom_of_three 9 years, 8 months ago

I have received emails in the past with his art, and it's just amazing what he can do.

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