Graffiti School

Graffiti School

A Student Guide with Teacher's Manual

  1. Chris Ganter
  • ISBN 9780500290972
  • 29.70 x 21.00 cm
  • Paperback with flaps
  • 176pp
  • With over 300 illustrations, 101 in colour
  • First published 2013

Students . . .
Do you want to learn to write graffiti? This is the book you need

‘The step-by-step demonstrations of techniques are surprisingly comprehensive, making this a perfect birthday or Christmas present for a teenage relative with a creative streak’ – Artists & Illustrators

Graffiti School

Find out how to:
• design your own letter style
• use effects to create a unique tag
• create throw-ups
• include fills and motifs
• paint wildstyle, bubblestyle and blockbusters
• build up large burners
• handle a spray can
• get your work up safely and legally

Teachers . . .
This is the book you need if you want to teach graffiti
Graffiti School

It contains:
• plans for lessons on graffiti – theory and practice
• practical advice for staging safe, hands-on graffiti lessons
• guidance on marking students’ work
• resources covering the origins and cultural history of graffiti
• clear step-by-step explanations to suit students of all abilities
• exercises and solutions

See some sample spreads on our Free Resources page
Christoph Ganter, who teaches in Stuttgart, is an experienced graffiti artist who works under the tag ‘Jeroo’. In 2011 he contributed to the book Street Fonts: Graffiti Alphabets from Around the World, which was also published by Thames & Hudson.