The woods near my home have a nice variety of tree species, but beeches are rare there. I had been watching a sweet young beech sapling for a few years, keeping climbing ivy off it, when disaster literally struck it.
Broken Beech: What Was, Will Be
“Canopy bed” was the first thing to pop into my head when The National Building Museum invited me to create a Dream Room – that is, a tree canopy bed. The Dream Rooms, created by two dozen American artists and architects, accompanied the “Small Stories” exhibition of historic dollhouses from the Victoria and Albert Museum in London.