The beech tree is one of my favourite trees; they look particularly spectacular when the lime green leaves have just come out in spring and again when in autumn they turn red.

drawing from my sketchbook

drawing from my sketchbook

I also make a smaller version of this brooch..

Little beech leaf brooch and my hand which could use a bit of TLC!

Little beech leaf brooch and my hand which could use a bit of TLC!