The ground mural, titled Native Balance, was the second public art project for the North Pinellas Cultural Alliance, a nonprofit which helps promote art, culture, and history.
Noelle Stillman was selected through a Call to Artist in September 2017 and was awarded $,2000. The scope of the Call to Artist requested a design painted on an approximately 750 square foot area on the crosswalk of the pedestrian trail, that incorporated native flowers and wildlife, with vibrant colors.
Noelle is a teaching artist based in Tampa Bay. She received her master’s in Art Education in 2014 at Plymouth State University. She engages in an ongoing cycle of research, creation, and teaching to consistently motivate, inspire, and cultivate voice for the public through the arts.