I drive past a particular Ash Tree on the way to my son’s school. It’s part of a hedge between Patney and All Cannings, in the Pewsey Vale in Wiltshire where we live. It’s on a single track road with hedges on each side so not the easiest place to stop. I’ve cycled past before and admired it, but never stopped to poke my head inside the hedge or spend some proper time with it.
Today I thought I’d cycle out to this Ash Tree, wake up my brain and body after a festive season of rest and chocolate, and begin making new artwork for Ash Tree Stream. I’ll be back in Andover next week exploring and responding to the town’s Ash Trees, but for today I was staying local.
I took paper, printed with images of the Ash in the hedge (taken from my car window one day in…
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