Artwork #113

Laura Gossen

Tubing at Gus Fruh (Violet Crown Trail/Austin Greenbelt)

Oil on canvas, 2017

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This piece captures the joy of an Austin summer when the greenbelt is full. Most Austinites have a favorite swimming hole they frequent in the summers. Ours is Gus Fruh because a spring keeps the water deeper for longer and there is a rope swing.