Woven Trees

Woven Trees

As I weave the trees together, a wall of yarn begins to form and I suddenly feel separated from out there, even though I am outside. The simple separation created by a few strands of yarn in a somewhat circular shape makes an inside and an outside, a shelter of sorts, and it feels protective. The following images are of my Woven Trees project, taken over the period of one year, from Late Fall 2013, to Fall 2014. My intent was to watch how Mother Nature reacted and interacted with the weaving – this added connection to her beautiful trees. She had many surprises in store for me…