Mixed Media

“Trees are Poems”

Exhibited in the Theatre Chipping Norton, as part of the CNarts show “Into the Woods”, May 2019.

Letterpress poem by Kahlil Gibran, hand set in wooden type, with blind embossing.  Bell Jar with twigs cast in plaster, book of Trees secured with Lime Bast String.

“Trees are poems

The earth writes upon the sky,

We fell them down and turn them into paper,

That we may record our emptiness.”


Ossified twigs, detail