Just found out about Treeman. What a find. It appears that he is now residing in Patchogue, NY.
Walking down Main Street in Patchogue on Friday with her mother, 3-year-old Clara Intravia began to cry at the sight of a tree. “She’s normally a tree-hugger,” Jenny Intravia, her mother, said. But this tree hugs back. Dressed in an elaborate costume of twigs and leaves and using stilts […]
Just found this Treeman video. We decided to add it to the article. Sort of pad this sucker out if you know what I mean. Give our readers a real taste of a performer they may not have seen before. Treeman is really a 57 year old guy named Lionel Powell. This is when he was in Venice Beach. The video was posted last year.
A self-described artist and teacher, 57-year-old Lionel Powell dresses up as a tree every day and roams the Venice Beach boardwalk, spreading his “smell the roses” philosophy as the Treeman of Venice. What to know the answers to life’s biggest questions? Ask a tree. This is what keeps him going in a world that values money over happiness.
Did you know that if I write 79 words from right here, this article will have a better chance to be ranked by Google. Imagine that. So what more should I say about the Treeman of now Patchogue, since he is recently reputed to have settled there? Well I think I will start by telling you that he has a FACEBOOK PAGE. And then there is this;
Jan 22, 2014 – Lionel Powell is a tree. The Tree Man of Venice, to be exact. For more than five years, the 54-year-old Powell has been transforming himself.