The Hobe Sound Murals Project was started in 2009 by professional local artist Nadia Utto and her "paint the town" initiative.
You can currently find about 20 murals around the small beach town created by Nadia and 40 other artists along with the help of 100 residents and visitors.
The purpose of the project is to "beautify specific locations, enhance civic pride, encourage positive networking and plant seeds for future cultural accomplishments."
The murals will send you on a treasure hunt, as each painting has a hidden aspect somewhere on the wall. You have to go to the Hobe Sound Chamber of Commerce to pick up a Mural Project Tour Map which will tell you what to look for.
The map lists nearly 30 locations including planned mural sites…