Appalachian Mural Trail

               What is a mural?

    A work of art painted or applied on the surface of a wall as public art by a muralist. The artwork is created to be in harmony with the building design and is intended to make a socio-political statement about the community or region where itís located. Boldly painted, murals make a strong statement and can be realistic paintings of historical events, beautiful scenery or abstract ideas. The objective of most public murals is to uplift the community, add interest & beauty and to educate.