Ancient Irish Trees – A reflective journey through the year


Written, designed and illustrated by Mayo-based artist Alexandra van Tuyll. ‘Ancient Irish Trees’ takes us on a journey through the life-cycle of thirteen native Irish trees, each tree being depicted in winter, spring, summer and autumn. This book is one of reflection and allows space for the reader to record their own thoughts and reflections.

100% proceeds from sales of this book will go directly to Galway Rape Crisis Centre, our thanks to Alexandra for funding the entire project and supporting GRCC’s work.

A truly stunning book of original art 100% of proceeds to Galway Rape Crisis Centre
€40 including post and packaging.
A fabulous gift this Christmas!

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Esteemed artist Alexandra van Tuyll has just published a book on ancient Irish trees that will benefit Galway Rape Crisis Centre.  Alexandra who is a friend and champion of GalwayRCC has used her artistic gift on numerous occasions to support our work, this time Alexandra has made an offering in the form of a beautiful journal.  100% of proceeds from the sale of this truly stunning book will  go directly to GalwayRCC.

The book follows the 13 ancient Irish trees, as mentioned in the Celtic Calendar, through the 4 seasons.  Each tree is shown in 4 pictorial painted images which details winter, spring, summer and autumn in a beautiful manner.  All original art work was created by Alexandra and is complemented by Early Christian poetry.

This book, making a fabulous Christmas gift, is published in the form of a journal, to allow for personal reflections, this stunning publication would make a welcomed addition to anyone’s home this Christmas – a truly unique and quality gift.