Lighthouse: Art Trail

May 3, 2018 12:21 pm

Lighthouse: Art Trail

I work at a museum and we was asked if we would like to take part in the local art trail around our area that happens over the summer holidays. This year they have chosen lighthouses. Each business buys one and decorates them,, when the trail is finished they are all auctioned off and the money goes to charity.

Being the ‘artistic’ one at the museum I got to go ahead to paint it. I was very excited because it sounded so fun to do I choose a prehistoric underwater scene to fit in with the geology section of our museum.

I choose to prehistoric undersea life for the main part. Fisherman fishing into the prehistoric sea which then leads into the bottom which is covered in fossils. Many layers of paint later here is the finished  lighthouse: