In celebration of Arts Month 2022, the community of Monument is invited to Monument Skate Park to help paint a pair of murals designed by local artist, Lawson Barney. Painting will begin on Saturday, October 1st from 9AM–4PM and will continue the following day at 9am until completion. In the event of inclement weather, this outdoor event will be rescheduled for October 15th and 16th. For questions, please email the Town of Monument events staff.
Lawson Barney is an award-winning oil painter and muralist born and raised in Colorado Springs. Trained in classical and modern techniques, his work ranges from Abstract Expressionism and Surrealism to Renaissance and Baroque reproductions. His work has been featured in local newspapers, The Denver Fine Arts and Tattoo Masquerade, Colorado Springs galleries, and St. Peter’s Church in Monument.