The magnificent 42-year-old mural consisting of hundreds of ceramic pieces depicting the iconic buildings of Droitwich Spa, certainly one of the treasures of the town, resides in St. Andrews Shopping Centre.
The mural had suffered damage over time, primarily by the effects of the weather. Droitwich Arts Network secured permission to restore it and obtained funding for that purpose.
The mural was removed on 7th November and sent for restoration at the ‘Black Dog of Wells’ factory. That leaves a large gap in the wall, which DAN is filling with temporary panels to explain the restoration and exhibit work by the people of Droitwich Spa, including contributions from local schools.
I have just completed a piece to be included in the space: