One of our favorite local websites is Unseen Denver, which describes itself as a story of "gritty love between my hometown and the people who live within her." That translates visually to street-art images that even many longtime locals may never have seen before -- some elaborate, some simple, all memorable.
Look below to check out fifteen that jumped out at us.
"Love Rabbit" "War Child" "Kiss Muppet" Continue to see more Unseen Denver photos of secret Mile High street art. "Monster Cover-up" "Why Wouldn't I Paint?" "Trashy Love" Continue to see more Unseen Denver photos of secret Mile High street art. "Hungover Blinky" "Osama Got Smoked Like Salmon" "Pulp" Continue to see more Unseen Denver photos of secret Mile High street art. "Oscar" "They're Back!" "Plastic Pink Flamingo Breeding Ground" Continue to see more Unseen Denver photos of secret Mile High street art. "Arrow to the Heart" "Don't Sell Your Soul" "Heart of Denver"
More from our Photos archive: "Photos: Our fifteen favorites from the Just Colorado Things tumblr."
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