Ulmus Memoriam Unveiled

News of the unvieling of Ulmus Memorium at Bentley's Weald Wood Fair'

Built over this summer using Elms felled through out the Cuckmere Valley by East Sussex County Council- and part of 'Ulmus Maritime' a Lottery backed project to gain the initiative over the threat that Dutch Elm Disease has over the last rural population of Elms in the UK. Ulmus Memorium will be unveiled for the first time at Bentley Wildfowl's Weald Wood Fair (more details HERE) 26th, 27th and 28th of September. I shall be there with the Conservation Foundation and ESCC - the partners in the project.

To read more on some of the background of how the sculpture came to be, visit HERE

 

To read more about the project the sculpture is part of click HERE

 

 

Tags: Alfriston, Keith Pettit, Cuckmere Valley, Elm Sculpture, Elm, Dutch Elm Disease, East Sussex, Wood Carving, Wood Sculpture