Jana Botkin | Cabin Art

A California Artist's Show-and-Tell

Men + Mules + Water = Power

Exeter, 120 North E Street (45×15′)

Looking East

Looking East

Group Sketch
Group Sketch – the mural was projected onto the wall after dark and friends showed up to help using magic markers.


Sketch – this is the way the mural looked before the first brush strokes were applied.


Beginning – the mural is painted from top to bottom.


Clayton Clark of Channel 26′s Great Day program helped out one day.

Clayton Signs

Clayton added his name to the list of those who helped with the projection.

Background Done

Here is a finished portion of the mural.


Sierra Columbine is one of 6 identifiable wildflowers “hidden” in the mural.

Hidden Heart

This is one of four heart-shaped rocks hidden within the mural.