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6/19/2019 Member News

Color the County Mural Program Winning Mural Artists and Community Painting Days Announced

The winners of the Johnson County Community Foundation’s (JCCF) 2019 Color the County Mural Program design contest and the 2019 Community Painting Days were announced today.

Shannon McKeon’s mural design was chosen for the mural location at 249 S. Main Street, Richards Brick Oven Pizza in Franklin, IN. McKeon is Prepress & Graphics Manager at Dynamark Graphics Group Indianapolis.

Creative Council’s mural design was chosen for the mural location at 800 S. Indian Creek Drive Trafalgar, IN. Artist include; Chrissy Robertson, Creative Director at Hightower Graphics in Indianapolis, Meredith Pierson, CSR at Renaissance Electronic Services in Indianapolis, Patrick Tisdale, Painter, President of Creative Council of Franklin and Elissa McKee, Co-Owner of 1823 Bakehouse in Franklin and Coffee Grrrls in Bargersville.

JCCF invites residents of all ages to help bring the murals to life this summer at the following Community Painting Days. Painting supplies and refreshments will be provided.

Franklin:
Date: Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: 249 S. Main Street, Richards Brick Oven Pizza                                                      

Trafalgar:
Date: Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Location: 800 S. Indian Creek Drive, Indian Creek Learning Center






JCCF established the Color the County Mural Program in 2016 to celebrate its 25th Anniversary. Color the County joined the community and artists through the collaborative process of mural-making to create three powerful artworks in Johnson County. JCCF continued to support arts and culture in Johnson County through the county-wide mural program.

For more information visit www.jccf.org/mural-program/. Direct questions about the mural program to Kim Minton at kimm@jccf.org.

The Johnson County Community Foundation is a nonprofit public charity established in 1991 to serve donors, award grants and provide leadership to improve Johnson County forever. Learn more at www.jccf.org.