WEST PALM BEACH (CBSMiami/AP) — A mural of George Washington crafted from 8,000 multi-color sticky notes has taken shape in West Palm Beach.

The patriotic mural is on display in a 23-foot window at a public library to celebrate the 25th anniversary of the city’s Independence Day celebration.

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Event sponsors say ‘Big George’ is the first of many sticky note murals that will pop up in downtown West Palm Beach leading up to the 4th of July.

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Others include Lady Liberty, and a waving American flag.

It took a team of Armory Arts Center students roughly a week to complete the mural.

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