Seasons of a Treeby Betty Ruger
Poem about the loss of our ash trees written by Betty from the ash tree’s perspective:
“Out of the ashes you have found me,
All that’s left of a mighty ash tree.
Emerald ash borers took me down.
How to beat them must be found.”
Materials: Special unicorn spit acrylic paint, tung oil and poly finish
Dimensions: 5″ x 5″ x 63″
Map/Spire Number: 36
Location: Woolsey Park
Address: 221 Washington Crossing Pennington Road, Titusville
About the Artist
Betty resides in Hopewell Township. She enjoys painting in oil and acrylic – mostly landscapes, dwellings and seascapes. Betty enjoys hiking, family life and is an avid animal lover.
“The combination of rhyme, and a harmonious palette, make for a wonderful folk art tribute to the beloved ash tree.”