Horses of Honor Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox Patch Horse

Horses of Honor Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox Patch Horse

Some shots of the my completed Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox Patch Horse for the Horses of Honor Public Art Program to benefit the Chicago Police Memorial Fund. The sponsor for this horse are the Chicago Bulls and Chicago White Sox who earn great creed for supporting a great cause in this public art […]

Coloribbean Mural Day 7

Coloribbean Mural Day 7

Day 7 at the Coloribbean Mural located at the Red Line Underpass on Chase Avenue just west of Sheridan Road in Rogers Park. Today Shannon came out to help me with the final push to complete the mural. We worked side by side to finish off the inner detail layer of the border. Also had […]

Coloribbean Mural Day 6

Coloribbean Mural Day 6

Day 6 at the Coloribbean Mural located at the Red Line Underpass on Chase Avenue just west of Sheridan Road in Rogers Park. Today I rolled in the big blue background on the left side of the wall and started working in the first layer of detail in the outer border. Worked late into the […]

Coloribbean Mural Day 5

Coloribbean Mural Day 5

Day 5 at the Coloribbean Mural located at the Red Line Underpass on Chase Avenue just west of Sheridan Road in Rogers Park. Today was mostly about going in and adding a thin border line across all the sea creatures found in the mural. Slow going as the surface of the wall is very rough.

Coloribbean Mural Day 4

Coloribbean Mural Day 4

Day 4 at the Coloribbean Mural located at the Red Line Underpass on Chase Avenue just west of Sheridan Road in Rogers Park. After work I checked in at the wall and began laying in the second color of the outer border. Once that was down I added a layer of pin striping as another […]

Coloribbean Mural Day 3

Coloribbean Mural Day 3

Began the day laying the first color of the stylized border for the piece while Shannon focused on clean up of the Lionfish. After laying in the first color of the border I then worked in the second of color of the border while Shannon did some final color blocking touch up on the turtle. […]

Coloribbean Mural Day 2

Coloribbean Mural Day 2

Day 2 at the Coloribbean Mural located at the Red Line Underpass on Chase Avenue just west of Sheridan Road in Rogers Park. Began the day finishing in the color block of the seahorse while Shannon focused on clean up of the Hammerhead and Stingray. After sketching was complete began color blocking. Shannon came by […]

Coloribbean Mural Day 1

Coloribbean Mural Day 1

Day 1 at the Coloribbean Mural located at the Red Line Underpass on Chase Avenue just west of Sheridan Road in Rogers Park. Spent the early part of the day doing wall prep and priming and then sketched out the first three sea creatures of the mural. After sketching was complete began color blocking. Shannon […]

Horses of Honor Stained Glass Horse

Posted on Sep 3, 2014 in Chicago, Horses of Honor, Public Art, Tony Sparrow
Horses of Honor Stained Glass Horse

Some shots of the my completed Stained Glass Horse for the Horses of Honor Public Art Program to benefit the Chicago Police Memorial Fund. My sponsor is the Chicago Regency Hyatt who deserve massive applause for supporting a great cause in this public art initiative. The Stained Glass Horse will be on display in the […]

CrossCuts Mural Day 6

Posted on Jul 7, 2014 in Chicago, CrossCuts Mural, Murals, Public Art, Tony Sparrow
CrossCuts Mural Day 6

Day 6 at the CrossCuts Mural located on Addison Avenue between the Kennedy Expressway exit ramp and Avondale Avenue. Shannon Kemp Passero took the lead this morning working with Shawn Cassera through the entire day on going through each panel of the wall cleaning up lines and working in detail. Both Shannon and Shawn deserve […]