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Fresco painting

How does a church make the poor visible? This one immortalized them in a fresco

By Yonat Shimron — September 19, 2019

ASHEVILLE, N.C. (RNS) — When completed later this month, the 27-foot-by-10-foot composition, painted on wet lime plaster at a cost of nearly $300,000, will illuminate in bright colors the faces and gestures of the people who visit Haywood Street Church.

Fresco: The art of sustainable spirituality

By Sally Morrow — November 25, 2013

Fresco artist Joy Baer explains the all-natural process of making paint with earth minerals on a porous surface.

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