Hot New Mural in Downtown Jackson

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Over the past year, artist Jason Jenkins has been working on an outdoor mural at Martin’s Restaurant & Bar located in Downtown, Jackson. The mural took over a year to complete, because of its scale and detail.

The mural is 142-feet long by 10.5-feet tall and depicts a natural landscape featuring blues musicians. The mural is visible from the Pearl and State Street intersection, which is the main thoroughfare to downtown Jackson.

Below is a time lapse video of the project from beginning to end.

For more information about Martin’s Restaurant & Bar go to http://www.martinsbar39201.com/

For more information about artist Jason Jenkins, check him out at http://www.facebook.com/artiejynx

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