A three piece artwork that depicts the depth, substance and patterning of the Australian gum bark. Using rich earth colours each layering is entwined within itself creating an illusionary experiences of natural life. Hints of gold are used to highlight the patterning with repetitious dotting and smudging to replicate the textures within the bark of old mother tree.Covering the many rings of its existence, an ancient support system as each tree wears years of battles and has witnessed many things.