Sunday, September 18, 2011

District 29 Childrens Mural Unveiling at Hamilton Creek Apartments


Click here to view pictures from the District 29 Childrens Mural Unveiling at Hamilton Creek Apartments
Over the summer, WCO held an art camp for “at risk kids “ages 5-13, where 23 children participated in the completion of a mural, “Young Voices, Big Visions,” led by the well-known Nashville artist, Jairo Prado. The project took place over a three-week period; with the focus of the mural being a reflection of the youth in their present community as well as their future self-portraits in the community. They were able to complete a new mural thanks to the efforts of Hickory Hollow's Jerry's Artarama, Woodbine Community Organization (WCO), the Frist Center, and Funds for At-Risk Youth grant from the Tennessee Arts Commission (TAC).

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