Trees and forests were in most parts of the world, throughout history, considered as an indispensable source of food, raw materials and shelter - a source of life.
The Tree of life Series is a collection of hand carved wood pendants. Altogether it contains 6 different design and 102 wood pendants (17 pieces for each design - the 6th design coming soon). Each one is made with great care and attention to detail. This is the first edition of the series.
Oak is a traditional symbol of strength and longevity. It is considered as a national symbol in many countries. Oak trees also often appear in ancient mythology and folk tales.
Linden is a national symbol of Slovenia and in the past it was considered as a center of social life. It is an important honey producing species. Linden wood is often used by traditional wood carvers. Largeleaf linden also has many medicinal properties. Tea made from dried flowers has a gentle and pleasant taste.
Beech is often called the queen of the forest, because of its abundance and wood quality. It is also an important food source for many animals.
The ancient Celts who inhabited Great Britain, Central Europe and stretched all the way to the northern parts of Slovenia, attributed great value to trees.
The importance of trees in this culture is reflected even in the "tree alphabet" or Ogham, where names of many characters were derived from names of different trees.
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