A big "THANKS!!!" to Photographer Stephen Chalmers (http://www.askew-view.com/) for taking these wonderful photos! You can see a close-up of each section of the mural, with a funky panoramic at the... Read more
The mural in the news!
I just wanted to point you to two articles that were recently published about the mural.
- The Business Journal Daily: http://businessjournaldaily.com/economic-development/‘metamorphosis’-mural-depicts-citys-changes-2013-5-28
- The Vindicator: http://www.vindy.com/news/2013/may/30/mural-at-ybi-aims-to-depict-changes-in-c/
EXPLORING THE PROJECT
As seen with the murals popping up across U.S. cities in the midst of urban revitalization, there is a new trend forming where mural design incorporates imagery from its surroundings,... Read more
The mural is completely installed!
First off, I want to say "congratulations!" to my students who spent the last several days installing the mural, and also working on the design and printing process for... Read more
Come by to support the students or help out!
We have some major progress on the mural! Through the cold and wind and rain during the past two days, we have been slowly installing the mural. Two out... Read more
Installation Canceled Today
We are not installing the mural today due to weather. Stay tuned because we may start earlier tomorrow.
IMPORTANT! Mural going up tomorrow (Thurs) and Friday
Just a note that there were last minute changes in the installation and we are putting the mural up tomorrow (Thursday) and Friday at 5:30pm.
Hope to... Read more
It's going up this Wednesday and Thursday!
We are installing the mural this Wednesday and Thursday evening, starting at 5:30PM on both days. If you are interesting in stopping by to help, Brandi Takas will... Read more
The Vinyl Is In!
The vinyl for all the windows is printed and is now waiting for better weather for the installation process in Spring! We will need as many hands as... Read more
View the full mural design!
We are currently getting final estimates on the vinyl printing for the project, and I wanted to share the student's amazing graphics. The link will take you to... Read more
Design Finalized and is Being Printed
The design has been finalized and is in the printing process! The students are working with the printer, and we will solidify a date of when the printing... Read more
Thank you, Everyone, for helping us reach our goal!
The next step: In a couple of days, when the campaign is officially over, I will send out a survey for... Read more
Get this book!!
The three highest pledges by 6PM TODAY (6/26), of $50 or more, will receive a signed, limited edition book Pretty Hate Machinewritten by NYC author and Youngstown native, Daphne... Read more
A message from the students...
Hello again! I just thought you would enjoy hearing from the students about the awesome gifts you will get when you donate.
Will be featured on WKBN News!
Thank you so much for getting us closer to our goal!
Just a reminder that we will not get funded unless we reach the entire goal, so we... Read more