Tag: plumtree

Abstract leaf

My last years discovery was plumtree. Got some branches when wind did its usual work above┬áthe fence. My first thought was ‘hey, there’s some serious brown in them’ and threw some in the car. When I looked at those more closely after some time drying I noticed those many different colors and some blotches here and there. While carving one can easily chance upon little irregular dark holes and groovy patterns. Here’s what I found in one random piece of plumtree-

 

 

And if my IPhone 5 can put these lines on picture imagine what it looks like in real life. Even its bark is wondrous to cut with pink, purple and so warm brown spots. I would certainly put bark pieces into XOR resin if I had some. I remember I had a few photos of this magic bark somewhere…