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Art Teacher Creates New Seuss Wall

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William Penn Elementary School is an even more beautiful place, thanks to a new Dr. Seuss-themed wall that was painted in a hallway by Penn Art Teacher Kelly Eckert-Graffam.

 
This wall depicts Mrs. Eckert-Graffam’s favorite Dr. Seuss book, Horton Hears a Who, and features the quote, “A person’s a person, no matter how small. And their whole world was saved by the smallest of all.”
 
This colorful creation, which took about 35 hours to complete, is a beautiful companion to the Seuss-themed mural that Mrs. Eckert-Graffam painted last year on the wall opposite the newest mural. This newest creation continues the theme of “everyone counts and everyone makes a difference.”
 
She calls these beautiful murals “labors of love.” Thank you, Mrs. Eckert-Graffam, for sharing your time and talents in such a colorful way!
 
Please click here to see some photos of the wall. The pictures don't do it justice.