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Strange Mural at Acme Lock Painted Over

One of Covington's newest murals is no more.

"Gretchen", a unique expression on the north wall of Acme Lock on Madison Avenue created by artist Faring Purth, was painted over Monday. The Oakland-based mural artisit breezed through town in January.

This is what it looked like when mostly completed:

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And, if you want to see a nice photographic collection of nearly all of Covington's murals, check out Thomas DiBello's recent compilation: click here