Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Human intervention

Posted by on Wed, Oct 23, 2013 at 3:23 PM


click to enlarge PHOTO BY HEIDI WALTERS
  • Photo by Heidi Walters
That's right, another human puts things right with the world.

click to enlarge PHOTO BY HEIDI WALTERS
  • Photo by Heidi Walters
That's Alex Fogg, fairly new to town, prettying and friendly-fying the temporary, dreary walls of plywood flanking the Carson Block Building while it undergoes major rehab.

"The Ink People put me up to it," says Fogg, referring to the artsy outfit which also put him in the orange jumpsuit with "human" printed boldly on the back. The Ink People were put up to it by the denizens of the Carson Block, says Fogg.

click to enlarge PHOTO BY HEIDI WALTERS
  • Photo by Heidi Walters
Fogg started with the blue background, which took him eight hours in three sessions to complete. He's just about finished with the white letters ...

click to enlarge PHOTO BY HEIDI WALTERS
  • Photo by Heidi Walters
Last, he'll add signs for the businesses obscured by the plywood, and maybe some pointing fingers for an extra nudge.
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Heidi Walters has been a staff writer with the North Coast Journal since 2005.

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