Inside living tree houses

Illustrated books for all ages, even adults, were once very common. This stopped because of the added expense. It costs a lot more to publish a book with illustrations, so such books are most often reserved for top-selling writers whose sales can justify the added expense.

inside tree house 2

I invented my tree houses long before I discovered these pleached wall living tree houses.

Pleaching: Branches in close contact may grow together, due to a natural phenomenon called inosculation, http://inhabitat.com/grow-your-own-treehouse/ http://www.treedome.com/

woven-tree-house

too big to keep!

 People ask me how I get the colors so bright. I believe that it is a matter of contrast. and home made paints with mineral pigments.

 love of a different kind  sold

 

Love of a Bug

         46 x 30  love of different kind?         20 x 24 Love at first Bight

 

These three paintings are too large for my storage space, they need to go…

 
 
 
  

I need  a new heavy duty single  mattress (only about $600) for my arthritic  spine. name