The Mellow Mushroom; Gatlinburg, TN
Tuesday, April 19, 2011 at 2:06PM
Scott Hagan

My drive from Hopkinsville KY to Gatlinburg TN took around 5 hours and was a windy one. The job was in the heart of touristville, and a new restaurant in the making called the Mellow Mushroom. The job called for an old time look, or as called a dry brush. The goal was to make the painting look aged, so I started in on the wall that was installed by the contractors on site. The wall is about 65' long and is part of a dining section for the guests to enjoy some of the worlds best pizza. It took me about 4 days to finish, but the time spent was well worth it. Everyone seemed pleased with the result, and one of the owners of the Mellow Mushroom said it exceeded his expectations. This particular pizza chain is expanding and it is my understanding they are set to open 27 new locations this year. I hope I can be part of a few more as they concentrate heavily on art and the setting of each individual site.

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