Julie’s Sycamore

Julies Sycamore
Originally uploaded by 730N.

The painting is finished, signed, framed and delivered to Pittsburgh. I’m pleased with it and think it was a success.

Sycamores are massive and quite beautiful. The bark is typically lighter than most trees and the leaves have a yellowish tinge.


Native Americans used Platanus occidentalis for a variety of medicinal purposes, including cold and cough remedies, as well as dietary, dermatological, gynecological, respiratory, and gastrointestinal aids (D. E. Moerman 1986).

By Noel Hefele

Noel Hefele is an artist living in the Bronx