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Heart #28 Pescod Square, Boston

Built in Boston

by Mel Langton

About the HeART

This is one of two hearts commissioned by Chestnut Homes, which are similar in design but that have been tailored to their specific locations.

The Boston heart design includes famous local sights such as Boston Stump, the docks and the town’s beautiful nature reserves, along with imagery more associated with construction. This bold and colourful design will help to gain interest from a new generation and encourage them to get involved in the career of construction.

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Pescod Square, Boston PE21 6QX


About the Artist - Mel Langton

Mel Langton is a Lincoln-based freelance artist who creates both hand painted and digitally hand drawn original artwork.

She has produced colourful designs for a number of art projects throughout the city, including the Lincoln Barons’, Knights’ and Imp trails. In 2022 she was commissioned to hand paint a giant 40-piece jigsaw puzzle as part of Lincoln Creates 2022 and she has artwork on permanent display at Lincoln railway station.

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