Stockbridge School Mural
Stockbridge, Michigan

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Here is the completed mural.

start1

It starts as an underpainting. In this case, as it is a historical painting, I use a sepia tone for the preliminary work.

closeup

Here you can see a close up of details before the childern start painting.

detail1

The following shots are in progress. You can see the sponging for rocks that will soon appear in the painting.
All the corn rows and apple trees in the far right have ben done by the children.

 

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students

My faithful dog, Jacque waits patiently as students paint foreground details.

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details

These are details of the final mural.

horse

lanscape

 

farm

bird

 

cows

fish

children

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