A big heart
April 18, 2019
Mercy High School honors art students, from left, seniors Annie Fecci, Maddi Swanson, Ava Blessie and Rachel Dethlefs help classmate Jenny Pugh, back to camera, work on a 6-foot, 100-pound fiberglass heart created for a public arts project in Lincoln celebrating Nebraska’s 150th anniversary. The artwork showing women at work – and another piece created by art teacher Jane Langenfeld at the Omaha school – will be on display with other hearts on the streets of Lincoln from May to October. Not pictured are seniors Katie Campbell and Natalie Budz.