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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: 226
Latest Activity: Jan 20

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

Trees.

Started by Judith Dagan. Last reply by Judy Skolnick Oct 22, 2022. 2 Replies

Autumn, forest, solitude. Heaven on earth. Continue

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Tree Collages

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Stationary

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In park

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Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on January 9, 2023 at 8:57am

"reindeer" tree shadow and me

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on January 9, 2023 at 8:56am

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on January 9, 2023 at 8:56am

Winter tree trimming:

Comment by Mikel Untzilla on January 1, 2023 at 1:13pm

Gillian Stevenson 221219-3

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 25, 2022 at 7:52am

Merry Merry!

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 25, 2022 at 7:52am

Holiday Trees in Athens

Comment by Mikel Untzilla on December 22, 2022 at 9:24am

Sonia Eva Domèmech 221214-2

Comment by Katerina Nikoltsou (MomKat) on December 20, 2022 at 1:47pm

Thessaloniki seaside ...

winter day 20 dec. 2022

Comment by Mikel Untzilla on December 19, 2022 at 10:07pm

Sonia Eva Doménech 221214-1

Comment by Mikel Untzilla on December 10, 2022 at 11:20pm

Sabela Baña 221026-1

 

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