EUGENE, Ore. — A new temporary mural will be going up on the side of the Cannery in downtown Eugene. Restaurant owners and a local artist designed a set of panels where artists will be able to hang their large paintings. They’ll display each mural for a few months before replacing it with another artists’ … Continue reading »
SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A Springfield Elementary School is showing off its new mural, and it took them nearly a year to round up the supplies. A group of fourth and fifth graders at Guy Lee Elementary, called the Green Team, collected 15,000 bottle caps to create a mural. The coral reef themed piece consists of … Continue reading »
What is the answer to graffiti? I don’t think there is one to be honest. There are boards to legally paint on by Skinners Butte. I stopped by and found a young man getting ready to “paint” but when he saw me, he started to pack his bag. I told him it was okay, he didn’t have to leave. This was his territory not mine. He declined to speak with me.
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