Monthly Archives: May 2014

arranensis is here

The first Sorbus arranensis leaf I saw was a wet brown thing lifted from the mulch under the tree by the Ranger Centre. In my haste – amid preparing for the launch – I nearly missed re-visiting that tree now … Continue reading

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The Story

The story is written, it’s incredible! And it’s unfair to give anything more than a flavour here: “The Rowan tree, Sorbus aucuparia, the mountain ash, the traveller’s tree; a laughing pioneer, it grows where other trees dare not go – … Continue reading

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Cuts and Splices

“It’s funny doing everything remotely, firing things off into space and waiting for them to come back again…” I love this snippet from the to and fro of emails with artist/film-maker Catherine Weir. After filming on Arran she has distilled … Continue reading

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