So on to the pictures!
Some obvious changes occurred in the design of this section, as the original called for the gentleman to have not only glasses, but some ladies binding books over his shoulder. The women were sacrificed for some great detail in the printing press machine.
The dragon has been filled in since my first meandering, and positively glows with all the brilliant colors. Also notice the dragons feet tiles leading up to the wall. :)
Of course there are some details that are very specific to our idea of Prescott. We have the pioneers traveling Arizona landscapes in their wagons:
As well as a collection of newspapers:
Some with a surprising amount of detail in the text like this one showing news of the fire from the 40's (click for BIG picture):
And of course the theme of books and imagination runs throughout the project:
There are still some rough patches that need shading, but overall the mural is looking GREAT! Theoretically they will be done painting by the end of the month.
For more information see the Prescott Murals site.