Sporting greats

The ageing changing rooms at Pontcanna Fields in Cardiff have recently been updated by local artist Peaceful Progress whom previously painted this fantastic dragon on one side. Click the link to see more about the Dragon here :- https://diffgraff.wordpress.com/sporting-the-dragon/ On another side of the black building the artist has now continued the commission from Cardiff…

Sporting the dragon

Take an ageing 1970s block in Cardiff’s Pontcanna Fields and how do you update it, tidy up the exterior and create something amazing at the same time? Well you get Cardiff artist Peaceful Progress involved and get him to totally transform the site! The building had previously been dogged by graffiti and tags over the…

Blues Dragon

Nestled in the student suburb of Cathays and located on the side of The Cathays Conservative Club is another creation from local artist Spk. Set on Wyeverne Street Spk has created an undercover dragon in bright blue sporting a Colombo type raincoat complete with cheeky grin! He’s definately upto no good! Complete with the title…

Chariot stuffing

The Rugby World Cup is currently underway with host country England stuck in the same pool as Wales – which meant an almighty primetime clash on Saturday night. Favourites England started strongly but an already injury crippled Wales fought back to steal the game at the host stadium in Twickenham – final score 28 –…

Welcome to the furnace

Literally just hours before the biggest battle on the Millennium Stadium pitch between Wales and England as the Six Nations kicked off – there was another battle going on just yards away from the best stadium in the UK and possibly the world! Local artist Peaceful Progress had returned to the spot where he had…

Empty Walls 2014: Dale Grimshaw

Dale Grimshaw is an artist who was born in Lancashire and then later studied at Blackburn College of Art and then achieved his Bachelor of Fine Art degree at Middlesex University. Dale has established himself over the last six years as being one of the most respected and individual artists on the London art scene…

Have I got Newso for you!

Birmingham based artist Newso had recently purchased a brand spanking new pair of New Balance sneakers and wanted to use them as inspiration for his latest piece. They are a limited edition pair of New Balance 574 and feature a dragon on the side. He posted the progress of the wall on his Instagram feed…

Liquid skull

Another trip down the Elm Street lanes in the Roath park of the city reveal more cracking work from local artists. This time featuring work from local artist Rmer who painted this blue skull in the Summer of 2014. (yes we did have one!) Titled ‘Liquid Skull/Blue Dragon’ by the artist this piece shows incredible…

Dragon Phlegm in Cardiff

Born in North Wales but now residing in Sheffield, Phlegm is a cartoonist and illustrator known for his self-published comics and amazing graffiti and street art. It was great to hear that Phlegm was to pay his first official visit to paint in Cardiff as part of the Empty Walls festival. The event invited 12…