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TREES

A group devoted to the art of trees: free medium. Without trees the world would be dead and a place of disaster. With trees the world can tackle global warming. Hug a tree and you hug the earth, you hug yourself and your neighbors. Without trees, no love!

Without love, no trees.

A sequel to the mail art project SIGNS and STONES and TREES (of 1998).

Location: Worldwide, global
Members: 142
Latest Activity: 22 hours ago

THE MAGIC OF TREES

Dear Guido,

I love trees!

Trees are so good to us, giving us oxygen to breathe, cleaning our water, providing shade in their life and shelter in their death.

They give us this paper, the pencil I write words with, and the envelope I painted.

Trees are magical, like all plants, magical little things that grow into magical big thins that are essential to so many of us other magical life forms in this amazing, magical universe.

TREES ARE MAGIC.

When I am with trees, big and small, I wonder like a child.

I know the scientific explanations of their life cycles and the processes of their doings.

I have even listened to trees as recorded by a hydrophone as their cells thirsted for water.

Still, no amount of knowledge can evaporate the mist of awe and wonder I feel in the presence of trees.

Trees are our kindred.

They, too, are born to live. And born to die.

In between they are silent witnesses to the magic of the universe.

Happy Earth Day,

Sarah Jo Pender, USA

From the Indiana Women’s Prison

April 2012

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Comment by Heleen de Vaan 22 hours ago

Two fruit trees arrived  fom Italy, a small one inside and a large one on the envelope.

See how beautiful! Drawn by Lorella, I think using oil pastel.

One of the apples from the apple tree you can find here - it's a special one!

Thank you very much, Lorella!

Comment by Jan Hodgman on Sunday

Comment by Jan Hodgman on Sunday

Last days of summer on Fidalgo Island, WA

Comment by Dan Mouer on Sunday

Roots/Shadow, Autumn approaching

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on Sunday

Bill Porter's painting:

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on Sunday

Detail of watercolor from bill Porter...trees!

see blog:

Wondrous watercolor from Bill Porter

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on August 26, 2014 at 10:18am

Tree mail art arrived in Greece from Mercedes:

Comment by janet rogan on August 16, 2014 at 3:57am

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on June 21, 2014 at 3:17pm

Cypress Trees...woodcut series

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on June 2, 2014 at 1:57pm

"Trees are Gates for Alternative Worlds" from Guido!

 

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