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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).

Guido Vermeulen started this group. After his death the IUOMA members keep it alive with posting photos and drawings of TREES in memory of Guido.

Location: Worldwide, global
Members: 178
Latest Activity: Dec 7

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

Discussion Forum

Stationary

Started by Lisa M Perez Nov 27. 0 Replies

In park

Stationary

Started by Lisa M Perez Nov 27. 0 Replies

In park

Tree Collages

Started by Bonniediva. Last reply by Bonniediva Jan 8. 1 Reply

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TETA

Started by Daniel de Culla Jan 23, 2012. 0 Replies

TETA * Mi barca que no es el Costa ConcordiaPero se le parece un montón¿A que sí?Navegaba  con asnífluo acentoAlrededor de las tiendasDel Carrefour en el primer pisoCuando de pronto  mirandoA través…Continue

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Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 9, 2011 at 5:49pm

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 9, 2011 at 5:49pm

And fog at Giverny?

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 9, 2011 at 5:48pm

Oh, yes...reflections...on the Siene

Comment by Judy Skolnick on December 9, 2011 at 5:42pm

Comment by Judy Skolnick on December 9, 2011 at 5:40pm

Comment by Sílvia Soares Boyer on December 9, 2011 at 5:37pm

Hey!! Guido! Thank's!!!

Comment by Guido Vermeulen on December 9, 2011 at 5:31pm

WOW, thank you all for an instant avelanche of reactions! This is a tree from my garden!

Comment by Bruno Chiarlone on December 9, 2011 at 5:26pm

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 9, 2011 at 5:23pm

Two trees...two women

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 9, 2011 at 5:21pm

 

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