This is a painting of Table Mountain in 2005… it’s a view from the slopes and I was looking at how animated the trees and branches were against the sky.

Lyall Watson’s  ‘The Nature of Things: the Secret Life of Inanimate Objects’  and also ‘Urban Shaman’ by Serge Kahili King were influences in my ‘ Trees’  project, especially the Huna principle that Everything is alive, aware and responsive