Seattle artist Molly Hashimoto’s new book, “Trees of the West,” artfully explores species found in our northern coastal and Cascade forests. Here's an excerpt.
is dedicated to connecting people with nature through hands-on art experiences. She teaches aspiring artists and has led plein air art workshops throughout the West. Her other books are “Colors of the West,” “Birds of the West,” and Mount Rainier National Park: An Artist’s Tour.” She lives in Seattle. mollyhashimoto.com.
Her relationship with trees as a young child inspired writer and artist Molly Hashimoto, whose latest book is titled "Trees of the West: An Artist's...