I have been fascinated by artist Julian Beever since the first sidewalk chalk drawing I saw in an email. He’s a 3D chalk artist from England, and in case you aren’t familiar with his work, I thought I’d share some of his newer work, along with some of my favorites. Here they are, in no particular order:














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31 Comments on Thirteen of my favorite sidewalk chalk drawings

  1. PinkxLarisa
    August 21, 2008 at 9:19 am (15 years ago)

    I love these! I’ve recieved a few e-mails of his work. He’s got such a talent. Great choice of 13.

  2. Barbara H.
    August 21, 2008 at 9:38 am (15 years ago)

    These are fascinating!!

  3. Aloha Monkey
    August 21, 2008 at 9:50 am (15 years ago)

    WOW! Those are amazing! I want to reach out and touch everything; they look so realistic. Thanks for sharing.

  4. Barbara Doduk
    August 21, 2008 at 11:23 am (15 years ago)

    Those are really cool aren’t they.

    Happy TT

    B @ The Love Blog

  5. Sprittibee
    August 21, 2008 at 11:39 am (15 years ago)

    I like the lobster and the baby. So funny.

    I like your template like it is. 🙂 I bet you can just modify when you move to WP. I love so many of the WP features, but my favorite Blogger features is the TEXT stuff. In WP, there aren’t any buttons that I have seen for changing text color, size, font. I love how easy Blogger is to use.

    However, I absolutely love the clean design of WP, the comment relish, the neat widgets, etc. They really have a great product!

    I just can’t figure out how to design them. I’m a OLD-timer with a beloved classic blogger template.

  6. Misty
    August 21, 2008 at 12:05 pm (15 years ago)

    ABSOLUTELY amazing… I’ve seen a few of these before and just analyze them in amazement! Incredible!

  7. Annabelle
    August 21, 2008 at 12:14 pm (15 years ago)

    Those are really cool!

  8. T with Honey
    August 21, 2008 at 12:20 pm (15 years ago)

    Those are kind of cool and freaky all at the same time. I wish I had a tiny little speck of the artistic talent it takes to create those.

  9. Kris
    August 21, 2008 at 12:27 pm (15 years ago)

    I have seen this guy’s work before, yet I never fail to be amazed. These are fabulous!

    ~ Kris @ Weird, Unsocialized Homeschoolers

  10. Laura
    August 21, 2008 at 12:33 pm (15 years ago)

    I LOVE his work…it always prompts me to think…
    Happy tt!

  11. aliceaudrey
    August 21, 2008 at 12:35 pm (15 years ago)

    I was thinking about doing a TT like this. I have all the same pictures from email. Aren’t they great?

  12. Lisa @ Stop and Smell the Chocolates
    August 21, 2008 at 12:43 pm (15 years ago)

    I’ve seen most of these before. Aren’t they great? Really fascinating.

  13. jenny
    August 21, 2008 at 1:28 pm (15 years ago)

    wow how cool i realy think thay where all realy neet

  14. Clara
    August 21, 2008 at 2:20 pm (15 years ago)

    I really love Beever’s work! I like to see the pics from a different angle, too. They’re so weird if you aren’t in the right spot. Great post!

  15. Clara
    August 21, 2008 at 2:21 pm (15 years ago)

    Oh, I forgot to say how much I like your header! I just love the quote. I’m going to use it with some of my more pessimistic friends. ^_^

  16. Summer
    August 21, 2008 at 4:09 pm (15 years ago)

    These are absolutely amazing! I’ve never seen this artist before. WOW! Thanks for sharing!

  17. Denise Patrick
    August 21, 2008 at 4:12 pm (15 years ago)

    Wow!! Great Pictures. This guy really has talent – I can see myself coming upon one and going-whoa! It looks like you could step right into one.

    Happy TT!

  18. Mzzterry
    August 21, 2008 at 5:27 pm (15 years ago)

    New to me, I love them. Thanks for sharing these!

  19. Crazy Daisy
    August 21, 2008 at 6:59 pm (15 years ago)

    These are amazing! I love his work! I featured a couple of his videos awhile back. He is a great artist!

  20. Jackie @ Our Moments Our Memories
    August 21, 2008 at 8:27 pm (15 years ago)

    That is so wild! The lobster one sort of freaked me out, though. 🙂 He is amazingly talented.

  21. ispeakbeanish
    August 21, 2008 at 9:43 pm (15 years ago)

    How beautiful!

  22. Dorothy
    August 22, 2008 at 5:15 am (15 years ago)

    Amazing, Karen! They are really fantastic!

  23. Kari
    August 22, 2008 at 5:16 am (15 years ago)

    I love the one with Santa Claus! They are all amazing! Thanks for sharing.

  24. gretchen from lifenut
    August 22, 2008 at 10:38 am (15 years ago)


  25. Sweet Serendipity
    August 22, 2008 at 12:06 pm (15 years ago)

    I think those are the best I’ve seen. Amazing!

  26. Elaine@homebutnotalone
    August 22, 2008 at 4:03 pm (15 years ago)

    I’ve saw the Santa one before but the rest are new to me – thanks for sharing.

  27. Mel @ A Box of Chocolates
    August 22, 2008 at 5:29 pm (15 years ago)

    I have always been fascinated by these sidewalk drawings. I hadn’t seen the Santa one. That is so fun!! Thanks for sharing.

  28. OhLookADuck
    August 22, 2008 at 10:41 pm (15 years ago)

    How amazing! Some people are so stinking talented!

    I can eat an entire pound of bubble gum in a day. Less than a day, really, but nobody seems to care about documenting it.

  29. OhLookADuck
    August 22, 2008 at 10:42 pm (15 years ago)

    How amazing! Some people are so stinking talented!

    I can eat an entire pound of bubble gum in a day. Less than a day, really, but nobody seems to care about documenting it.

  30. OhLookADuck
    August 22, 2008 at 10:44 pm (15 years ago)

    sorry for the burp.

    My talent doesn’t seem to extend to the skill of posting.

  31. Jendi
    August 23, 2008 at 2:20 pm (15 years ago)

    I, too, have always been amazed at his paintings.

    Did you see the pictures that are at the “wrong” angle? It’s amazing how he has to draw things to make them look 3D.

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