Created By: Ruthmere
Consider the river before you litter.
Inspiration for the Artwork
This piece is entitled "Consider the river before you litter.” The inspiration behind it is just as the title suggests, to think about where that piece of waste in your hand could end up if it doesn’t end up in the trash can, or better yet, the recycling bin. We live in a unique area with a huge network of waterways and natural springs, eventually leading to the largest lake chain on earth, The Great Lakes.
Gina Neal was born and raised in the north central area of Indiana and currently calls Elkhart home. Art has been an important outlet in her life from an early age. The interest was sparked by her mother who is also an artist, creating cartoon posters and watercolor landscapes. Gina's favorite medium to work with is oil on canvas, due to the flow and versatility with just a few colors
About the Sponsor
This point of interest is part of the tour: The Storm Drain Art Project