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Eric grohe

  1. 1. The Art of Illusion Trompe loeil MuralsCommission an artist for a large-scalelife-like mural and turn any wall into apanoramic setting.Heres an example of one of the best inthe business, the artist Eric Grohe.The scale, realism and attention todetail is incredible.
  2. 2. BEFORE photoTypical concrete and stucco facade
  3. 3. Preparing the wall surface
  4. 4. Preparing the canvas - Plastering
  5. 5. The wall starts to take on a 3-dimensional appearance
  6. 6. The artist Eric Grohe in his element, 30 feet off the ground
  7. 7. Eric does most of the artwork himself. He researches, paints, anddesigns each project from scratch. His wife Kathy, also an artist, serves as project manager.
  8. 8. AFTER photos of the 50x58 muralIts hard to tell youre looking at a 2-dimensional flat wall
  9. 9. Here are some more examples of Erics projects... BEFORE photo Great American Crossroad Bucyrus, Ohio
  10. 10. AFTER photo
  11. 11. AFTER photo
  12. 12. How to dress up a Shopping Mall Niagara, NY B E F O R EAFTER
  13. 13. AFTER photo
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  16. 16. Indoor Mural Miller BreweryBEFORE
  17. 17. Indoor Mural Miller BreweryAFTER
  18. 18. Past meets Present in the Miller Brewery Fermenting Rooms.Hooks, clipboards and aprons were added to the surface of the murals to enhance the illusion.
  19. 19. Detail view looking down the illusion hallway in the previous mural
  20. 20. The Art of Illusion Trompe loeil MuralsEric Grohe and his wife Kathy live inMarysville, WA .To view more of Eric’s work, you canvisit his web site atwww.ericgrohemurals.com.

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