(By Brandon Hansen/Chewelah Independent)
David McMillin wins contest to have permanent installation downtown…
The primary export of Chewelah might quickly become art.
Spokane has seen its share of art from the town formerly known as Fool’s Prairie for quite some years. David Govedare’s Bloomsday Runners are perhaps one of the most iconic works of art in the city, and once occupied his property outside of Chewelah.
Now close by, Chewelah-artist David McMillin is having his art displayed permanently on signal boxes at Spokane Falls Boulevard and Wall Street across from Riverfront Park. McMillin won a local competition to have his art cover the boxes, and hired Digital Printworks to create the boxes “skin” with his artwork. More