A Fresh Coat

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Right: Chewelah Arts Guild volunteers Richy Lainson and Kay Lupton paint the windows at Sety’s Ace Hardware. The Arts Guild has been busy painting many windows downtown in patriotic themes to prepare for this summer’s upcoming events and festivals. Businesses are also competing in the Chamber of Commerce-sponsored decorating contest which will be judged June 29. Merchants can call Lupton at 936-2010 to schedule window painting. Left: The crew of Chewelah Painting, including Mike Bellevue, Jason Luke, Caleb Morgan, Jon Brown, and Brian Regan, work to paint CenterStage in the city park on Monday, June 11. Chewelah Painting donated the labor, Rodda Paint donated the paint, and Jon and Sue Lind donated the primer to complete the project. Jared Arnold photo