Episode 14: Chemainus mural, 1983

Paul Ygartua, muralist: Chemainus, 1983

Canadian muralist Paul Ygartua

Paul painted his first large mural in the little town of Chemainus on Vancouver Island in 1983, at age 38. He was fearless when he approached this gigantic wall that measured 15.4 metres long by 5.2 metres high. During this episode Ed talks to Paul about painting on such a large scale. They then continue to discuss with Joanne the importance of creative confidence as an artist.

Paul Ygartua working on mural
Paul Ygartua

We hope you enjoyed listening to this episode.  If you would like to read some more or see some more photos of the Chemainus mural, head over to this blog post.

Thanks so much for listening!   


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