Mariposa Gazette

Mural at MES encourages kids to spread their wings

Justus Wellcome, left, and Clay River pose for a photo with their recently completed monarch butterfly mural at Mariposa Elementary School. The larger-than-life piece of interactive artwork is intended to be used as a colorful backdrop for students just beginning to spread their wings. Photo by Iris WellcomeAt 12 feet tall and 16 feet wide, the larger-than-life monarch butterfly mural at Mariposa Elementary School is set to be a popular photo backdrop for generations of students just beginning t...

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