A colorful capture of placemaking in the greater Chattanooga region

BY ESTHER HART

 

Talented artist Esther Hart live-illustrated these colorful murals as our Thriving Communities teams from Bridgeport, Dayton, and LaFayette journeyed through their Strategy to Reality session, evolving their “distinctive plays” (strategies based on what sets them apart) for future pop-up events and strategy implementation.

Distinctive Play Map: Thriving Communities Round Three

Mural by Esther Hart

Mural by Esther Hart

Placemaking in a Thriving Region by Ed McMahon

Esther sketched away while listening to the inspiring words of Ed McMahon, a fellow with the Urban Land Institute, creatively capturing several sound-bytes and other wisdom.

Graphic recording by Esther Hart

Graphic recording by Esther Hart

For more information about our Thriving Communities placemaking program, click here.