Looking at studio pictures of “finished” trees is OK, but seeing how they got there from a seedling, nursery tree or collected material can be inspirational. The transformation can be subtle or quite drastic … those where you can’t believe it’s the same tree and have to go back and forth to understand what happened are the most interesting.

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White Cedar – 2012 Common Juniper – 2009
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Potentilla – 2014 Bougainvillea – 2013