Artwork provided by the artist unless otherwise noted. NAME: Shae “SRIL” PetersenOCCUPATIONS: Aerosol ArtistLOCATION: Salt Lake City, Utah, USAART: Instagram: @srilart | Facebook | srilart.com
Shae “SRIL” Petersen’s roots are in graffiti and he spent many years as a graphic designer. Then, after getting a divorce, he decided to chuck the well-paying job and dive back into art as a full-time aerosol artist. Here he shares how his success has affected him both positively and negatively, ways he differentiates himself + some thoughts on what it takes to get what you want in life.