March 2012. I had given myself a goal to master painting watercolor trees and thought that ATCs would be a great way to experiment. I must have painted more than 30 different trees. Not all were of a quality I'd want to share. I had a lot of fun with it, though, and learned a lot.
The text is from Joyce Kilmer's famous Trees poem. Did you know that Joyce was a man? I found that when double-checking the author. He had five children before he was killed in WWI at age 31.