In the early stages with the outlines...
Blocking in the color fields
The yellow wall is one that was painted before, which I mentioned in the last post--there are about six other walls besides the ones we are working on and they are all different, vivid colors--we chose our palette accordingly to compliment the existing walls.
Lucy Gaines working away on Che...
Amanda and Alex painting Africa.
Brannen and Graham tackling Australia...
Devon working on rendering a South American parrot, using bright pink as an alternative to red, to further brighten the space.
Lucy moving on to work on Ida B. Wells, North America's portrait representative.
Our selected paints....and the mess.
Lizz working on the lettering, a font chosen by Brannen.
Antartica has never seen so much color!
The completed Ida B. and Kenny.
We're working on incorporating the columns into the mural as well.
I've given you a preview of the work we have done so far, but you'll have to come to the unveiling Saturday to see the final product!