Slater Park

Classic wooden sign at the entrance to Slater Park in Pawtucket, RI.  The park is named after Samuel Slater, a famous American industrialist who constructed America’s first water-powered textile mill in Pawtucket. The park lies on the banks of the beautiful Ten Mile River and features the 1685 Daggett House, the oldest house in Pawtucket. The park was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976. It also features an original Loof Carousel (future sketch). Pigma Micron Pens, Derwent watercolor pencils in Alpha Series Stillman and Birn sketchbook.

2015-02-11-Slater Park

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One thought on “Slater Park

  1. Lisa D. Jacques February 11, 2015 / 8:15 am

    Nice work, we’ll have to visit the carousel this summer!

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