Mural adds color to Highland Park
Last updated 9/28/2021 at 12:53pm
When Tracy Poole bought a house along 11th Street with her sister Robin Poole and brother-in-law Mikal Werre, they all knew something had to be done with the wall of stark white privacy fence surrounding the yard, especially one tall portion that faces 11th Street at an angle, and over the past week their idea, a giant mural, has taken shape.
The artist is Mandy Moonbird, Robin Poole and Mikal Werre's daughter, who has been drawing and painting her whole life. Her aunt Tracy Poole says she is "a phenomenal artist."
"We were trying to figure out what to do, and started throwing ideas aroun...