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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: 191
Latest Activity: 11 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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Tree Collages

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Stationary

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In park

Stationary

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In park

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 Suzanne Jarvis on October 23, 2016 at 2:38pm

Comment by Suzanne Jarvis on October 23, 2016 at 2:37pm

Comment by Melissa Wand on October 20, 2016 at 1:29am

Fall color has peaked where I live. I took these photos last Sunday.

Comment by Dr. Maie Yanni on October 14, 2016 at 10:06am

How beautifully put ! gorgeous are the leaves !

Comment by Melissa Wand on October 14, 2016 at 12:26am

Collected these leaves on a walk recently.

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on October 2, 2016 at 10:55pm

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on October 2, 2016 at 10:53pm

YOKO ONO's "Trees", installation in Thessaloniki, Greece:

"Add-a-Wish" participation:

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on September 8, 2016 at 11:31am

Trees from Australia...

see blog:

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on July 31, 2016 at 11:55am

from a boring meeting, by Finnbadger.

Comment by Leonor Maass on July 13, 2016 at 3:28pm

Los arboles nos dan sombra y su madera se transforma en muebles.

 

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