Here, Tindel talks to CommonCreativ about the South, painting fast and promoting himself as an artist and designer.
Review “You Make Me Feel Special” AtlantaArtBlog.com (link to original article) Some little boys like dangerous little toys: pocket knives, matches, homemade explosives. Toy guns sometimes offend, but they inflict no damage. A really dangerous toy can poke out your eye. The little boy knows this but thinks, “A little pain is worth it to be […]
I Make Art In Atlanta: John Tindel Published on May 17, 2011 by Molly Coffee Enter John Tindel. Voted one of the Top 50 Most Creative People in Atlanta by CommonCreativ Magazine. He is a resident of the suburbs of Atlanta by way of Opelika, Alabama by way of Panama City Beach by way of the […]
Inspiration is a tough thing to isolate for me. I draw my inspiration from the heritage where I live, from my children and from the lines and colors that are put down on the canvas. They all seem to merge when I paint. I really just clear my head and then wait for the signals. Playing off each move I make in a painting, playing off mistakes I make in the painting and layering all that visual dialog into a full creation.