The "BE WHO YOU ARE" collaborative mural with Todd Parr and the kids of the Virginia Children’s Book Festival is now complete!

The completed full view of the 6′ x 16′ collaborative “LIVE” mural done with Todd Parr along with the talented kids and folks who made it out to the Virginia Children’s Book Festival 2016 at Longwood University in the Town of Farmville, Virginia . The festival was so much fun and a huge success with over 6000 kids attending. The mural is currently placed at Centra Southside Community Hospital in Farmville, VA until the new year, at which time it will be dedicated to Virginia’s children at it’s permanent home, the Children’s Hospital of Richmond, VA.*View the mural at a larger size in “Murals” on this site and enjoy progress moments on the “Blog”.


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