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Buckhead Deer Commission

Commission Painting: Buckhead Deer

I have been working on this piece for a couple weeks now. See it’s progress and final photos when done.

by admin on September 25, 2018


Atlanta rises from the ashes like a Phoenix.

This Mural was created for NCR in their new headquarter building in Atlanta, Ga. This illustration has always been for Atlanta, and I am excited to get to spread it throughout the city.

by admin on August 28, 2018

Hilton DoubleTree Atlanta Mural

Hilton Mural Commission

Follow along as John Tindel creates a large-scale painting for Hilton Hotels in Atlanta. Teaming up with, you can see how a commission works and how a painting is created.

by admin on March 19, 2017

Dirty South for HUGE Inc.

Dirty South Big

HUGE Inc justed moved to Atlanta and asked The Creative Life to create something a little bit southern on a 3D text form of their logo. Yes we did!

by admin on July 27, 2016
Tindel: Batman

Tindel: Batman

Wasn't sure it was going to turn into my version of Batman until late in the painting. New South Super Hero.

by admin on March 01, 2014
Book Cover Illustration

Book Cover Illustration

"...needs a few more chickens" I guess I overlooked the...
by admin on April 25, 2013


John Tindel is an artist and designer working out of Atlanta, GA. As an early pioneer of the Atlanta art scene and suffering from what he calls “obsessive creative disorder,” Tindel’s work comments on Southern culture with unique imagery and wit.


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