“Moondrops and Moo-maids” Coming to Life in SLO


57aa3bb447e2a.imageLess than a year after discovering her artistic talent, a Lompoc painter is set to take part in one of the world’s largest — and most unusual — art exhibits.

Melody Lara is putting the finishing touches on a life-size, 120-pound fiberglass cow that she is painting as part of the CowParade event being planned for this fall READ MORE…

in San Luis Obispo County. CowParade is an international public art fundraiser that has been staged in more than 75 cities and drawn in more than 250 million spectators, according to organizers.

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