New Social Art School Projects - Tillydrone Pink Sign

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Eva and Bobbi, May 2007

TILLYDRONE - the love patrol


It was Bobbi's idea. She doesn't like the No Ball Games signs. She thought that, by painting the signs pink - her favourite colour - we could get rid of the negative message and the kids and everybody else could enjoy playing freely in their community.

We agreed to only paint one sign - just as an example - because we didn't want to get in trouble with the city council. The sign was at least 25 years old, the wood half-rotten and the pole all rusty.

The pink sign stood for two weeks, then the council cut it down. But we did it...