The Town of Chapel Hill recently shared updates on the progress of new murals painted at the Bolin Creek Trail.

The town’s Community Arts & Culture Division posted a time lapse video on its social media accounts to highlight the work of Raleigh-based muralist J Massullo, who has been working since May on the art installations.

The update shows the artist painting where the bridge of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard passes over the newly-finished section of the trail, which connects stretch long-delayed by weather and coal ash excavation. J Massullo painted a green, leafy creatures that appears on both sides of the bridge.

Check out the video of the artwork below or on the Chapel Hill Community Arts & Culture YouTube channel. J Massullo also shared photos of the finished product on his Instagram page.

Photo via Chapel Hill Community Arts & Culture. does not charge subscription fees. You can support local journalism and our mission to serve the community. Contribute today – every single dollar matters.