3-D Chalk Art by Chris Carlson
3-D chalk art is a great addition to any event or marketing campaign. The artwork grabs attention and encourages viewers to engage with your brand. Chris designs his 3-D chalk art to be interactive. This means that your audience can pose for amazing photos with the artwork. These photos are then shared on social media. This organic sharing greatly increases the number of people exposed to your brand. These fun photo opportunities also add a sense of excitement to your event. People will be lining up to takes photos with the artwork!
Contact Chris now to learn more about how 3-D chalk art can improve your next event.
Reno chalk art festival, 2018.
Denver chalk festival, 2018.
“The Creation of Vader”. Voted best 3-D at the Denver Chalk Art Festival, 2016. This piece combines elements from Michelangelo’s “The Creation of Adam” and Star Wars.
Chris created this 3-D “strong man” for the Nashville Chalk Art Festival, 2017. This piece is a great example of the ways people can interact with the artwork for fun photos.
“Jaws”. Chris created this piece for a film festival in Denver, Colorado. The audience was able to pose for photos with the completed artwork.
Chris created this piece for a July 4th event in Breckenridge, Colorado. The artwork is over 20 feet long. In order to make the party hat look 3-D, Chris had to stretch it to 15 feet long.
“Hungry Hippos” 3-D chalk art at the Denver Chalk Festival. Voted Best 3-D.
“Renaissance Ninja Turtles”. Chris created this piece at the 2017 Denver Chalk Art Festival. The busts on top of the turtles are: Leonardo DaVinci, Michelangelo, Raphael and Donatelo. This piece won “Best 3D”.
Chris created this piece with fellow chalk artist Naomi Haverland in Marietta, Georgia. You can read about that event here.
3-D Chalk Art on a curved wall
Chris built a curved wall in his studio space. This custom built wall allows Chris to create 3-D illusions that combine the wall and floor. As a result, viewers can interact with the artwork in even more amazing ways. You can watch time lapse videos of these amazing pieces here.
This artwork is inspired by the video game “Street Fighter”. Chris used the curved wall to create the illusion that the character is standing right in front of you. As a result, viewers can get amazing interactive photos with the artwork. Chris made a time lapse video of this artwork and included a short stop motion animation at the end. You can see the video here.
“Iron Man” 3-D chalk art on the curved wall. This piece allows viewers to pose right next to Iron Man for amazing photos! In order to get this photo Chris had to balance with one leg hovering in the air.
“Gorilla Warrior” chalk art on the curved wall. You can see that the drawing begins on the floor and moves up the curve onto the wall. Chris does this in order to create the illusion that the Gorilla is standing right next to him.
This 3-D artwork was sponsored by Sony to promote their new game “The Last Guardian”. Chris designed the artwork so that it would look like the creature is sitting right in front of you. By reaching your hand forward you will look like you are petting him.