Creating art in unlikely places

Meaghan Gouldrup and Jacob Smith, left, with the Southwest Conservation Corps, paint a trash bin Friday morning at Smart Enterprises in Durango as part of the Dumpster Beautification Project. The project is an effort to spruce up the city with art in an unusual place. Enlarge photo

SHAUN STANLEY/Durango Herald

Meaghan Gouldrup and Jacob Smith, left, with the Southwest Conservation Corps, paint a trash bin Friday morning at Smart Enterprises in Durango as part of the Dumpster Beautification Project. The project is an effort to spruce up the city with art in an unusual place.