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More about trees!  So the last couple of years I have developed a relationship with the linden. I find groves around the city and prune the elegant, drooping branches to use to create my “Gift of tree” series.

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I love the sienna color of the branches that keep changing as they dry.

The linden flowers make a healing tea, so I gather them and drink the tea to imbibe the whole spirit of the tree! Linden tea has properties that are calming and help allay anxiety.

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The branches are gathered and await “becoming”… working in my outdoor studio connects me with nature — and gives me the room to create

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