Street Art That Only Appears When It Rains – Design You Trust

Street Art That Only Appears When It Rains

1

Most of us don’t really like rainy days, but Seattle-based artist Peregrine Church makes good use of the rain.

h/t: wherecoolthingshappen

2

“We make rainworks to give people a reason to look forward to rainy days! It’s going to rain anyway. Why not do something fun with it?”, he says.

3

Peregrine uses a product called Always Dry (the Wood & Stone formula), a superhydrophobic coating that protects surfaces from water and other liquids. With the help of stencils he sprays his artworks onto sidewalks, it will last 4 months to a year depending on the foot traffic. His artworks slowly fade over time and are most vivid in the first couple weeks.

wateractivatedhopscotch2MB
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17


If you want more awesome content, subscribe to 'Oh, Design You Trust,' our brand new Facebook page! Trust me, you won't be disappointed.

More Inspiring Stories

The Herald of Lovecraftian World: Samuel Araya's Grim Paintings
American Woman Celebrated Getting A Job With A Romantic Photoshoot
Artist Illustrates What Would Happen If Movies And TV Shows Were Made In Real Life
"Wake Up, Beauty!": The Superb Digital Concept & Fantasy Art Works of Tony Sart
"Truth Facts": The Truthiest Truths And Factiest Facts Of Everyday Life
Artist Daniel Liév Portrays Ambiguity And Irony In His Awesome Artwork
The Green Lady Of Carroll Gardens Has Been Wearing Only Green For The Last 20 Years
Attractive Girls, Freaks, and Grannies with Rifles: Crazy Art by Ramón Nuñez
Japanese Artist’s Dazzlingly Realistic Eevee Illustrations Jump Off the Page
Surreal And Spiritual Photo Collages By David Stenbeck
The Superb Psychodelic Virtual Reality Artworks by The Russian Artist Nadia Bey
Horrifyingly Detailed NSFW Images Of Surgical Procedures From The Early 1800s
"Us and Them": The Superb Concept Art Works by Fedor Titov
This Instagram Account Reveals What Words Really Mean
"Empire Of Future": The Superb Sci-Fi And Game Concept Art By Donglu Yu
Photoshop Troll Who Takes Photo Requests Too Literally Strikes Again
Street Artists Turn Boring Stairs In Paris Into Works Of Art
Madness as Art: Superb Comic Art by Lee Bermejo
New Campaign 'Sexxenger' Highlights Online Danger For Kids
Shades Of Change
Husband Illustrated Every Single Day He Spent With His Beloved Wife In 365 Drawings
Vibrant Street Photography By Jimmy Chan
Where’s Waldo? Thanks, Obama!
Atmospheric Illustrations By Antoine Maillard