Easily one of Australia’s most progressive and committed street and contemporary artists, Meggs’ 10 tips for painting a mural are valuable for rookies and veterans alike. To see them all, head on over to Green Label.
At this year’s POW! WOW! Hawaii, we met up with Melbourne-based graffiti artist Meggs, real name David Hooke, to marvel at his live painting skills and learn the Do’s and Don’ts of creating a mural. With a background in drawing, cartoons, sci-fi films and skateboarding, Meggs’ creations successfully merge these childhood fascinations with the travel and cultural influences he’s accumulated over the years.