Camphor trees shed these beautiful black twigs. Topology sketch of ways to wrap a bundle of twigs
Fred Rose Shop
Wood sketches on the shop wall. Most of the “Poem” pieces I make were based on the idea of sketching in wood, the idea of which I borrowed from the ceramics of Yun-Dong Nam when he was a visiting artist at CSULB.
Fred Rose Botanical Poem Rough
Fred Rose Sketch
Botanical bobs and vessels
Fred Rose Sketch 2
Photo of sketch and study sheet for Butternut Hickory and some guide to tree uses