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By Tracy Felix

Enjoying a feeling of freedom | Sketching Edmonds


Last updated 7/8/2021 at 11:01am

Illustration by Tracy Felix

Edmonds Sketchers met at City Park on June 19. We lucked out again with another beautiful spring day, and it appeared that everyone at the park was enjoying a feeling of freedom.

It was only fitting, as this day was also Juneteenth, often observed as an acknowledgement of African-American culture, a commemoration of the Emancipation Proclamation, and this year for the first time as a national holiday.

We felt free to be outside without our masks, as well. While America is still in mourning of so many lives lost to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is also important to appreciate our good fortune to...

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