I especially like this tree of life, a symbol that’s always been meaningful for me. I like the contrast between the very simple, stylized design of the tree, and all the exuberant details. Notice the variety of leaves and fruits and flowers: grapes, acorns, lemons, peas, strawberries, pomegranates… The birds, on the other hand, are all much more similar. I like how the background space within the tree is filled with an even speckled pattern.
And here are some more printmakers for the letter F:
[Pictures: Tree of Life, linocut print by Linda M Farquharson;