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Decide what type of project you’d like to do and where. Get permission for the wall. Raise or secure the funds required to sponsor a project. We’ll help with all the other components necessary to make your project a successful one. A simple phone call can get your very own mural project rolling (714) 856-4725
Each project is unique and there are several factors that determine the cost of a mural. Size, design complexity & origination, surface, students involved, are a few things that influence the pricing. To give you a true estimate we will need to do a site visit. A typical range would be $15 to $20 per square foot.
We use a safe, high quality indoor/outdoor water-based acrylic paint – Dunn-Edwards brand. The semi-gloss sheen is our favorite. These paints are a bit expensive but worth it.
A protective coating (usually a polyurethane clear coat sealant) is recommended but not always necessary. It will prolong the life of the mural or map and may provide a little extra protection against graffiti vandalism should it occur. It can be provided for an additional fee.
A typical Operation Clean Slate project will have 10 to 50 participants. More can participate depending on the mural size and working conditions.