Burnham artists give community mural a fresh lick of paint
community mural painted on the walls of Burnham-On-Sea Sailing
Club has been given a fresh lick of paint this week.
huge painting of various scenes around Burnham has started to
fade, so members of Highbridge and Burnham Artists (HABA) grabbed
their brushes and spent several hours adding a splash of colour.
Sue Hammond Lovatt told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "The walls were
last painted three years ago, so the paint had started to flake
off and peel away."
really seem to like the fact that these murals have transformed
what was a boring grey wall into something very colourful and
Theatre Mélange production company - which is currently
filming "Echo Burnham, Portrait of a Coastal Town" -
also filmed the painting work as part of its production. Artistic
Director Sandy Maberley is leading the production crew, who have
been interviewing local people about their memories, experiences
and opinions of Burnham, as recently reported
of HABA painting the sailing club walls this week
and old joined in the painting work at the murals
artwork had faded over the years so needed a fresh coat of paint
Echo Project team fillming the murals being painted this week