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Art students, enthusiasts create new mural

ALBANY, GA (WALB) -

Art enthusiasts from Albany State University and Darton State College teamed up to create a garden scene mural for people to view and enjoy on Friday.

The mural is the final phase of a $10,000 grant that Keep Albany Dougherty Beautiful received from the Lowe's Foundation.

This phase is also in partnership with the art departments of ASU and Darton State.

"We have students, art majors from ASU and Darton State, and we are collaborating together with our on-campus organizations to provide the service," said Assistant Art Professor Meredith Lear Perkins.

The art project is also gives students from both colleges an opportunity to serve their communities.

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