This is never the same process and struggle for each picture!
Some come out so hard, some come out quite easily, no matter how hard you can think about it or prepare it before. Fortunately this is one was very fluid to me, and this is very very enjoyable.
Trees with face are a subject that I like to explore again and again. I had this picture in mind for a long time and there it is today.
Welcome the Old Wise Willow in your heart, he will tell you unbelivable tales.