• Summary
  • Venue
  • Credits


Artist Julian Barnard will be carving a 6 meter high Wych Elm tree stump at the Princes Avenue entrance to Pearson Park between June and December 2017.

The carving has been commissioned by the Trustees of Pearson Park under the brief, “poetic”, and has the working title Whispering Sweet Nothings.

You may even be able to talk with the artist as he continues working on the tree (weather dependant).

Another tree carving by the artist, entitled ‘Politician’ completed in 2016, is situated next to the Bowling Green.

Daylight hours are best for viewing.

Event Type

  • Family Friendly


All ages


Princes Avenue
01482 300300


If you have purchased a ticket for an event/activity at this venue through hull2017.co.uk, please do not contact the venue direct with enquiries for that purchase as they will be unable to help.

Venue Access

  • Accessible Toilets
  • Assistance Dogs

Opening times

Monday 24 hours
Tuesday 24 hours
Wednesday 24 hours
Thursday 24 hours
Friday 24 hours
Saturday 24 hours
Sunday 24 hours

Creative Credits

With thanks to

Julian Barnard
Trustees of Pearson Park
Wyke Area Team
Tilsons Scaffolders