This simply amazing Blue Spruce Tree of Life is created using three tones of green 24-gauge wire, this helps produce the color tone needed to show off the beautiful blue hue often seen throughout the country. Two hundred feet of 20-gauge copper wire for the roots and trunk of the Blue Spruce, and tones of brown to create the nest that is intertwined into the branches of the tree. Putting a nest in the tree is a signature of Carol's she has used for many years. Each completed Blue Spruce will have approximately 800ft of wire in the branches alone. Standing tall with the height between 12 and 14 inches and 5-6" in diameter, this Blue Spruce and its roots will surround the Spirit Piece that is selected.
The price of this tree includes the tree permanently attached to a professionally dried and sanded Cypress base that measures 9”x 7”x 2”, a birds nest, a glass bell votive and small tea light. The tree also contains some unique signature markings. First, on the underside of the base there is a pine tree burned into the wood. Second, the base is stamped with the Roman numerals MMXX (2020) representing the year it was created. The final unique feature of the tree is Carol hides here initials, CLM, into the twisted root system.
The orb is made by Rachel and we ask for 1/2 a teaspoon of cremains. The tree will be made in 8-10 weeks and will generally ship after the orb, which will ship in 4-6 weeks. Custom colors are available on request on the orb.
The wood base is approximately 8x6x1.5" in dimensions. A tealight holder has been inserted on which the orb sits. A small electric tea-light can illuminate the orb from underneath.