My Great Tree! NYC

A World Community of Old Trees - an Ecology Art Project on the Web since 1996

Student Project Instructions

K-12 students in all subject areas are invited to send their original art and research to the project. Selected work will be exhibited on the site.

Procedure for Submitting Art Work:
1. Locate the oldest, largest, or most noteworthy tree in your immediate environment or in your travels around the boroughs. Several good resources for this are: 2. Document your tree with any medium you like, e.g., photography, drawing, painting, etc.
3. Identify the tree with its common and Latin name and provide some descriptive text about the tree, giving your personal reaction, the exact location, approximate age, and any local history you can gather, and the tree's circumference, 54" from the ground. Please remember to label your artwork with title, medium, and size. You can look in the Table of Contents for student examples.
4. Send your electronic file to me (.gif or .jpg files not to exceed 100 K) as an e-mail attachment

Other Ways to Participate:

Student Permission Forms Required

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A World Community of Old Trees is an Art Education Research Project sponsored by New York University
My Great Trees! NYC is supported by a grant from the Puffin Foundation