Dozens of people have helped paint 65 panels that will be part of a colorful big-as-a-building mural in Corpus Christi.
Sandra Gonzalez says she hopes her mural starts a wave of art. Gonzalez expects the first panels of her artwork, "Endless Sunset: The Colors of Our City," to be glued in place Thursday.
Work began this week to install the dozens of 5-foot-square panels on the side of the Corpus Christi Caller-Times building. The scene will include images of flowers, fish and other wildlife -- along with the name: Corpus Christi, Texas.
Gonzalez told the newspaper that about 40 people helped paint the panels. The artwork is expected to debut in August.
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Gonzalez says she hopes the participants feel proud of their work and their community.