Kristen Fleming sat in the shade on Market Street, adding the finishing touches to a colorful chalk drawing of Finding Nemo characters. As she looked up and down the sidewalk — crowded, almost, with shoppers and restaurant-goers — she smiled from behind her tie-dyed mask. “It just feels nice that things are coming back to life,” she said. Fleming, an artist who’s lived downtown for about a decade, volunteered to brighten the streetscape for First Saturday.
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