The Candler Oak – Savannah

August 25, 2010

I’m not 100% sure where I’m going with this series, other than it’s in my blood to draw Live Oaks at the moment.  Sometimes it’s best not to force an idea…let the drawing hand do the thinkin’.

The Candler Oak Savannah Georgia - Drawing by Heather L. Young

The Candler Oak – pen & ink w/blue watercolor wash

old candler hospital savannah ga

The years have been far better to the tree than to the structure for which it was  named.

6 Responses to “The Candler Oak – Savannah”

  1. Love love love the beautiful oaks!

  2. savannahbest Says:

    And re the structure, I daresay the tree has generated lots more happiness than the structure!

  3. mom Says:

    good work! i like that you showed the building as well. love you!

  4. Big Al Says:

    I really like the Live Oak Series. It will find it’s place. Nothing says “Southern Beauty” like a Live Oak…..

  5. Incredible drawing. I like it very much!

  6. thanks so much for the kind words! I’m having a great time to drawing them…2 more in the works

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