Where Strawberries Are Sweetest - Watsonville, California
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member hotshoe
N 36° 54.650 W 121° 45.470
10S E 610654 N 4085701
Quick Description: Charming but faded downtown mural celebrating the local fruit
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 9/19/2010 4:20:32 PM
Waymark Code: WM9QJ5
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 6

Long Description:
This mural was painted in 1996 and for much of the time has been fenced away from view. Recent renovations to downtown Watsonville made a small open plaza next to this mural which is on the side of a Main Street restaurant.

The mural is roughly divided into four sections, one of which is an image of an open "book" page which tells a story of Watsonville agriculture bilingually,

"Watsonville, where strawberries are sweeter, apples crisper and produce plentiful, is a friendly place of diverse people who share a strong sense of community and optimism. ...
Watsonville, donde las fresas son mas dulces, las manzanas mas frescas y los productos del campo abundantes, es un lugar amigable donde convive gente diversa con un fuerte sentido de comunida y optimismo, ..."
City: Watsonville

Location Name: restaurant at 437 Main

Artist: Alvaro

Date: 6/96

Media: acrylic on concrete

Relevant Web Site: Not listed

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