Sacred Heart Prep students make tape murals of Ukrainian refugees

by Linda Hubbard on March 24, 2022

Sacred Heart Prep art students were hard at work yesterday making tape murals of Ukranian refugees in the Campbell Center lobby.

Students used painters’ tape to pinch, pull, and manipulate the material to achieve an outcome similar to line drawing. The process is done entirely free-hand, with no pre-sketching.

Note the actual photos of refugees the students used to make their drawings.

Here are a few photos of their work courtesy of the school.


Sabrina Enrique March 25, 2022 at 11:54 pm

I happened to walk by these artworks today. They stopped me in my tracks. I had to take a moment to connect with the images and how they relate a very true tale of Humanity.

Peggy O'Leary March 27, 2022 at 8:26 am

Thank you! I hope to continue to grow this important art piece!

francesca segre March 28, 2022 at 10:04 pm

I’ve never heard of tape art! Love it -and love the art activism that InMenlo has been covering. Thank you!

Anna O’Cain April 06, 2022 at 12:17 am

Smartest mural making I’ve ever seen!

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