Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Created by Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Artist: Mia

Title: Cherry Blossom Sunrise

Teacher: Mrs. De Florio

Theme: Community

Materials and techniques: Canvas and acrylic paint.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: Branch Brook Park in our town of Belleville, New Jersey is the major site of Japanese cherry blossoms in the United States. The park’s display exceeds the size of the Tidal Basin collection in Washington, D.C. The first trees were gifts from the Mayor of Tokyo in 1925 as a gesture if friendship between Japan and the United States. Later Mrs. Fuld of Newark, NJ donated 2,000 trees followed by other organizations over the continuing years.

Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Created by Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Artist: Diamond

Title: Branch Brook Park

Teacher: Mrs. De Florio

Theme: Community

Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Created by Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Artist: Madeline

Title: Branch Brook Park

Teacher: Mrs. De Florio

Theme: Community

Materials used: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: Branch Brook Park in our town of Belleville, New Jersey is the major site of Japanese cherry blossoms in the United States. The park’s display exceeds the size of the Tidal Basin collection in Washington, D.C. The first trees were gifts from the Mayor of Tokyo in 1925 as a gesture if friendship between Japan and the United States. Later Mrs. Fuld of Newark, NJ donated 2,000 trees followed by other organizations over the continuing years.

Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Created by Belleville High School, Belleville, NJ

Artist: Jade

Title: Branch Brook Park

Teacher: Mrs. De Florio

Theme: Community

Materials and techniques: Acrylic paint on canvas.

Did you enjoy this project? Yes.

About: Branch Brook Park in our town of Belleville, New Jersey is the major site of Japanese cherry blossoms in the United States. The park’s display exceeds the size of the Tidal Basin collection in Washington, D.C. The first trees were gifts from the Mayor of Tokyo in 1925 as a gesture if friendship between Japan and the United States. Later Mrs. Fuld of Newark, NJ donated 2,000 trees followed by other organizations over the continuing years.