Enjoying a feeling of freedom | Sketching Edmonds
Last updated 7/8/2021 at 11:01am
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...