A Walthamstow couple wanted a painting of Emiliano Zapata on their dining room wall, inspired by a mural of Zapata in Los Angeles they'd seen on the internet. Emiliano Zapata (b.1879 - d.1919) was a leading figure in the Mexican Revolution, which broke out in 1910.

You can read more about Zapata here: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emiliano_Zapata


















The whole family got involved, adding their hand prints to the wall.




















Even Smudge the cat gave her approval to the new mural painting in her dining room...





The original Viva Zapata mural in Los Angeles, which sadly has since been painted over.