It has been an unfathomably tragic few days in Newtown, Connecticut following a mass shooting that left 28 people dead on Friday, December 14. The local, national, and international community has shown Newtown great support and sympathy in the wake of this tragedy. Here are a few artistic tributes that were made in honor of those who were lost and those who are grieving.
Pictured at right: A memorial with 26 candles in front of St. Rose of Lima Church in Newtown, built by Michael Agius Sr. and Michael Agius Jr. of Newtown.
“Standing With You”,
written by West Haven, Connecticut resident John Ciambriello