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Proud to be part of the Queensferry Bridge Crossing Experience Weekend

By | 2017-09-11T10:48:25+00:00 10:48 am|Event Advertising|

The Green Ape team were delighted to work with the great folk at GSI Events to produce the start and finish sections for the launch of the Queensferry Crossing. The Queensferry Crossing opened on Wednesday 30th of August and is now the main route for traffic crossing the Forth. It is a wonderful feat of engineering and an amazing landmark! As the new bridge has no pedestrian walkway, the opening of the Queensferry Crossing was celebrated by offering a once in a lifetime opportunity for 50,000 people from Scotland and the world, to cross it on foot. It was then officially opened by the Queen herself. Check out the video below.

We’d like to thank Neil and the team for involving GreenApe in this once in a lifetime event.

Full speed ahead at the Ignition Festival of Motoring

By | 2017-08-07T15:37:45+00:00 3:36 pm|Bio Paint Advertising, Event Advertising|

We were delighted to be back working with the guys from the Ignition Festival of Motoring to produce their on-site track markings. We were commissioned to create two 7.5m wide targets and logo impressions across their race course for the main event. Why? to grind the hell out of them using hundreds of motor vehicles obviously! Our longer lasting bio-paint markers still held up against, what could possibly be their greatest endurance test ever…

A street teaser for The Edinburgh Film Festival

By | 2017-06-26T14:31:29+00:00 2:30 pm|Bio Paint Advertising|

The Green Ape team enjoyed working again with the Edinburgh International Film festival on their recent teaser street campaign for the Shaun of the Dead screening and zombie party down at the Biscuit Factory to kick off this year’s festival. Well if Zombies are the theme then what better than a classic film quote and a set of bloody foot prints leading folk towards the party?! Our team deployed multiple impressions across several locations leading towards the venue using our non-permananet bio paint.

Check out this year’s lineup here.

Bournemouth Marathon Festival Green Advertising

By | 2017-05-30T14:09:11+00:00 2:08 pm|Bio Paint Advertising, Green Graffiti|

The boys had a great trip down to Bristol last week to deploy vibrant ground advertising in the run up to the Bournemouth Marathon Festival. What better place to advertise the Bournemouth Marathon Festival than on the running paths and routes of nearby towns and cities. Green Ape use a special green bio-paint that will remain fresh throughout the advertising campaign and as always will be removed at the end of the event.

Ignition Festival Street advertising in Glasgow

By | 2017-05-30T14:02:57+00:00 1:56 pm|Bio Paint Advertising, Green Graffiti|

Green ape are delighted to have been commissioned to deploy green street advertising across Glasgow to promote the upcoming Ignition Festival.  the IGNITION Festival of Motoring returns to the SEC, Glasgow this summer and what better way to promote it than green street impressions across the streets of Glasgow?! Our green street advertising team used Green ape’s unique non-permananet bio paint to leave vibrant impressions across the city.

Check out the details of Ignition Festival here

We’re on a run…

By | 2016-12-05T16:18:27+00:00 10:20 am|Bio Paint Advertising|

Our last campaign for the Edinburgh Half Marathon went down so well we were commissioned to carry out another job for the Edinburgh Mens 10k. If you’re running about in Edinburgh, look out for our non-permananet green street advertising across some prominent running spots.

As with all of our campaigns, these impressions will leave no trace by the end of their campaign and our non-toxic, non-permananet green paint came up trumps yet again.

Feeling up for it? The Mens 10k in Edinburgh is on Sunday 6th November – more details here


What better way to promote the Scottish Half Marathon to runners?

By | 2016-12-05T16:18:27+00:00 8:29 am|Bio Paint Advertising, Chalk Graffiti|

Green Ape were put to good use yet again by the lovely folk at GSi Events to help promote the Scottish Half Marathon. The event organisers were keen to promote the Half Marathon in the lead up – and what better way to attract the attention of runners than to advertise directly on the route of popular jogging spots across Edinburgh?!

Using our unique temporary bio paint, several spots across the Capital were deployed by the Green Ape ops team. Take a look at a few of the results…


A colourful launch for The Scotch Malt Whisky Society’s Kaleidoscope Bar

By | 2016-08-05T08:07:06+00:00 9:52 am|Bio Paint Advertising, Green Graffiti|

Green Ape were delighted to be commissioned to handle the street advertising campaign for the launch of The Scotch Malt Whisky Society’s Kaleidoscope Bar in Edinburgh. The newly refurbished Whisky venue on 28 Queen Street is now open and well worth a visit!

The team at Green Ape were tasked with matching a specific colour branded campaign to echo the whisky tasting notes. We managed to achieve a fantastic colour-matched campaign using our non-permananet bio-paint. See the end results below.

Supporting Bear Grylls’ 10k Survival Race at Trent Park, Enfield

By | 2016-12-05T16:18:27+00:00 9:09 am|Chalk Graffiti|

We were thrilled to be part of Bear Grylls’ Survival Race this year at Trent Park, Enfield. As you can imagine the course is pretty gruelling to say the least. Green Ape were commissioned to lay down motivational branding throughout the course.

Well done to everyone taking part and thanks to Bear Grylls and the team for a fun Green Ape commission!


Edinburgh Film Festival Walk of Fame

By | 2016-12-05T16:18:27+00:00 7:21 am|Chalk Graffiti|

Green Ape were delighted to be commissioned by the Edinburgh International Film Festival to deploy a Walk of Fame, showcasing a selection of this year’s visiting actors and actresses.


10 chalk impressions have been laid down on Edinburgh’s Lothian Road, leading up to the Edinburgh Film Festival headquarters and it’s not just the A-list celebrity names that make the impression – the striking use of vibrant red and white eco-chalk paint can’t be missed and have caused a lot of social media buzz!

As with all of our Green Ape environmentally-friendly street advertising commissions, each and every impression will completely vanish at the end of the campaign, leaving no trace of the street ads.

The Edinburgh Film Festival kicks off Wednesday 17th June running through until 28th June.