Andy Leek leaves positive notes for strangers to read around the city, hoping to lift the spirits of London residents and make a difference in their day.
» Subscribe to NBC News:
» Watch more NBC video:
NBC News is a leading source of global news and information. Here you will find clips from NBC Nightly News, Meet The Press, and original digital videos. Subscribe to our channel for news stories, technology, politics, health, entertainment, science, business, and exclusive NBC investigations.
Connect with NBC News Online!
Find NBC News on Facebook:
Follow NBC News on Twitter:
Follow NBC News on Google+:
Follow NBC News on Instagram:
Follow NBC News on Pinterest:
Artist Places Encouraging Post-It Notes Around London | NBC Nightly News
in the heart of London at subways bus stops and phone booths artist Andy Leake is leaving notes to strangers noise starts again the dreaded daily commute all around him Andy who worked in advertising thought the city could use a little lift if I can get one message to one person every day some nice words or some interesting ways or some funny words but it might make a little bit of a difference that day writing his positive thoughts like your best friend was once a stranger before long strangers were writing back to this fan favorite strongly agree and this one awesome quote Andy's notes now popping up in Paris Amsterdam even in the Alps and among the palm trees in Florida and California reaching people in unexpected ways thank you one of your nights saved my life that message from a man who says he was contemplating suicide when he saw this kindness spreads it's like a nudge towards more positive mindset and it's changed Andy's world too he's now a full-time artist decorating the city if you do things without an agenda the universe pays you back in some crazy amazing ways yet another no to live by kelly cobiella NBC News London hey NBC News fans thanks for checking out our youtube channel subscribe by clicking on that button down here and click on any of the videos over here to watch the latest interviews show highlights and digital exclusives thanks for watching