Tenacious Trees I in Loblolly Preserve
oil on canvass; 47" x 27"; 2014
Past, present, and future: The bank has eroded to expose the root systems of trees clinging to the banks of Hogtown Creek. They lean over the creek, their trajectory foretold.
Tenacious Trees II in Loblolly Preserve
oil on canvass; 42" x 44"; 2014
Trees fall across Hogtown Creek as the banks erode. Mushrooms, lichen and ants play their role in life's cycles by decomposing those fallen trees.