Salix Alba Net

focuses on white willow projects by the sculptor Lucien den Arend. Sculpture made of willows has been one of the sculptor's fields since 1972, when he planted a pollard willow circle in the garden of the Dordrecht Municipal Museum in Holland. Until this site is finished you are invited to visit the sculptors environmental sculptural projects using willows by clicking on the image below.

As long a mankind has inhabited this earth, among many other things willows have been the provider of wood for tools, utensils like baskets, fences, windbreaks, wooden shoes and foundations for the dikes which protect Holland from the sea.

white willow, sculptures using willows - Salix Alba as sculpture

Uses for willow as summed up by Wikipedia