The Santa Fe is back in town


Last updated 11/20/2008 at Noon

The new mural

When a generous group of Fallbrook citizens donated funds to the Art in Public Places program to add a hand-painted mural to the historic downtown area depicting how the Santa Fe Railroad used to make its way through the Friendly Village, it led to a trip down memory lane for local artist Brett Stokes.

Stokes, selected to create the mural, took the project a step beyond personal and included not only treasured memories of the past but a glimpse into the future with his work.

“I tried to create more than just a train; I tried to create an ambiance of what Fallbrook was and is,” said St...

For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.


Reader Comments(0)


Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021