By: Sebastian Moraga
Published: Aug. 24, 2011
Meet the paint-repreneurs.
College students led by a former college student are painting the town red. And green. And beige. And off-white.
All for the chance to earn a few bucks while working outdoors before school starts again.
“It’s difficult and fun at the same time,” said Nikki Buzzell, a North Bend-raised physical education major at Central Washington University, while on the eighth step of a ladder, brush in hand.
It’s fun because progress comes quickly. It’s difficult because it’s an 8-to-5 job during summer vacation and the ladder sits on uneven ground in the middle of cluttered yards. (READ MORE…)