Monday, April 13, 2009

Preparation of spring branches


Red osier and willow freshly cut and placed in glycerine solution for preservation experiment.
















willow and red osier cut and ready materials for plant stands, etc...
















Pink pussywillow branches bunched upside down to halt bud development.
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2 comments:

  1. Hello Forager,

    How is the glycerine experiment coming along? It's early days but I'm really interested. Weaving a willow basket this evening from odds and ends of wild willow from my stash. It's going to look pretty rustic.

    Hope to see another post on this. Best wishes.

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