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The Ground Is Her Canvas

Oct. 31, 2013

A sidewalk is more than just the ground she walks on. It’s the canvas she creates on. Cal State Fullerton alumnae Julie Kirk Purcell is a professional street painter who has taught the craft at her alma mater and Irvine Valley College.

“I wasn’t expecting street painting to be my calling, but I’ve been really lucky.”

And she didn’t expect to be a contract artist with Disney, either. Kirk Purcell’s connection with Disney emerged at Cal State Fullerton when she was a graduate student. Read the full article online. Content is behind a paywall and may not be available without either a subscription or a small fee.

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