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Annual mural-painting spree seeks artists, volunteers

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news media, art teachers, art centers, youth organizations

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The Virginia Street Art Festival is looking for artists and volunteer-helpers.

The non-profit festival beautifies urban areas by painting murals legally.
Other creative activity also like performance also happens during the festival.

Past festival artists have decorated Waynesboro with murals
near the Wayne Theatre,
at Basic City brewery’s back yard,
On the YMCA,
and on the old “ice house” tower near Constitution Park.

This year it’s scheduled for the last weekend in August.
All murals will be painted in Waynesboro.

Subject matter for proposed mural designs is
wide open –except obscenity, politics, or allowed.
Mural sites are in public view where children might see.

Art teachers needing recertification points, as well as
students, scouts, or cadets wanting community service projects,
are encouraged to help out as volunteer-helpers or
even as artists.

More information is on
VAstreetArts.com (“vee ay street artS dot com”)
https://www.vastreetarts.com

The artist-application form is on the “Artist Application” tab
of VAstreetArts.com (“vee ay street artS dot com”)
https://www.vastreetarts.com/artist-application/


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SITES OF CURRENT VSAF MURALS

MAP connecting all sites below
https://goo.gl/maps/YjnLDzeYojvj2xGq9

Ice house tower (art by Nils Westergard)
https://goo.gl/maps/UHquV2mcT8fpV5wJ6
38.066056, -78.886627

Future children’s museum site (art by Terry Ward)
https://goo.gl/maps/WoPscDXCQM9S4KTDA
38.066246048067455, -78.88665382281869

Stone Soup Books wall (art by Julia Chon AKA Kimchi Juice)
https://goo.gl/maps/UoSxMWBjPAgJ7cFcA
38.06684569972721, -78.88623001375022

Wayne Theater lot (art by Nils Westergard)
https://goo.gl/maps/H6FDBczdnVxFJTn18
38.06892574481909, -78.89056716576695

Wayne Theater Annex rear alley (art by Julia Chon)
https://goo.gl/maps/9WDExpe5zzmvACvf9
38.06934588694656, -78.89051080577542

Wayne Theater Annex front door Therapy Duck (art by Terry Ward)
https://goo.gl/maps/SBEyKHFoyDDj4Pft8
38.06891935239492, -78.89067441493788

YMCA Wayne Ave. (art by Nils Westergard)
https://goo.gl/maps/RcNXMwd62poZuQHw8
38.06102521346182, -78.89402214217326

YMCA Arch Ave. (art by Julia Chon)
https://goo.gl/maps/Lcx3hsXVoKbsMckM6
38.06083513203136, -78.89378606579977

Basic City beer rear (various artists)
https://goo.gl/maps/M6nQsTZqFEsmuEVG9
38.06349487521135, -78.87374185284794

EN Computers (various artists)
https://goo.gl/maps/SBeShxBJJdYw4zHs8
38.07189507032286, -78.87457070279837

SOME SITES OF FUTURE MURALS

MAP connecting sites below
https://goo.gl/maps/cuScHiyY8uaQccVi6

Shop rears off Lumos Plaza
https://goo.gl/maps/zt2cTVkT1icCEzjH8
38.068873566492734, -78.88856780480971

South River Mill Complex huge walls NE
https://goo.gl/maps/ZUhZKxPoNhdd3HLT6
38.06336722170182, -78.8857099885349

South River Mill Complex huge walls SE
https://goo.gl/maps/yQE8JFjeTdC6EfDz6
38.06290682881982, -78.88565903822007

South River Mill Complex huge walls E
https://goo.gl/maps/2FyXRhwwPdL5EMTP9
38.062490773888136, -78.88601305178099

South River Mill Complex huge walls SW
https://goo.gl/maps/NKd1GcVyEYK7F8Uz6
38.06095127506887, -78.8881186342635