Colours and aerosols
The most important things if you want to spray graffiti are of course the colours and the aerosols. Your artwork is going to be the most beautiful if you can use a lot of different colours. The best is more than four, also it is very handy to have dark colours for the edges and light colours for the basic. A lot of graffiti artists use the mark Montana for their aerosols. You can buy this aerosols by special shops.
Famous graffiti artist: Banksy
Banksy is an anonymous England-based graffiti artist, political activist and film director with a secret identity. Their street art and epigrams combine dark humour with graffiti in a beautiful stenciling technique. Banksy's works of political and social commentary have been featured on streets, walls and bridges of cities throughout the world. Banksy says that he/she is inspired by 3D, a graffiti artist who later became a member of the English musical group Massive attack. Banksy shows his art on publicly visible surfaces such as walls. Banksy does not sell photographs or reproductions of their street graffiti. Banksy's name and identity remain unknown - it has been stated that the reason for this secrecy is that graffiti is a crime. There has also been speculation that Banksy is a woman, or that Banksy is a team of seven artists.
Although there is a little certainty about the real identity from Banksy. The most sources indicate that his real name is Robert or Robin Banks. His name is probably Robin Gunningham. You can find his streetart in different European cities, but also outside Europe as in the Palestinian Territories and the United states. Banksy started as a graffiti-artist. Later he started using a lot more templates, so that it would cost less time to finish his work. Banksy claims that he switched working with templates, while he was taking shelter under a garbage truck, because the police followed him. His work on the street drew fast attraction from the media. Banksy’s work characterizes by their gripping and humoristic pictures, in combination with slogans. He especially paints animals (like monkeys and rats) and humans (among other things like police officers, military, elderly and children). Beside that, he makes stickers, sculptures and CD-sleeves. Banksy’s first film, Exit through the gift shop is becoming as ‘’The world’s first street art disaster movie’’ and went in premiere on the Sundance film festival in the American state Utah.