One British street artist is shocking locals around town and on social media, drawing elaborate pieces of art on dirty cars and then disappearing without a trace.

 

Most folks might leave it at a smiley face or “clean me,” but the mysterious creative genius takes the medium to some impressive heights. A few passing through Essex documented the art on Twitter:

 

The BBC dubbed he or she the ‘Van” Gogh of Essex, which tops anything I could come up with.

Another artist, Scott Wade, details his creative process making similar displays in San Antonio, Texas in this video below.