You found a traveling stone!

Part of an inspiring art project with traveling miniatures and art on the walking trails.

These unique painted stones travel around the world. Every traveling stone spreads its own story of message of one of the participants of this art project. Here you find info about this project.
Below the story of this stone, location journey and meetings with hikers.

The miniature, location and message.





This stone is dedicated to the story of the large tortoiseshell:

“The large tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros) is part of a series travelling miniature stones depicting endangered or vulnerable animals in Europe. I want to bring attention to these special animals through this art project.
Spread the word and move the stone!

The first butterflies of the new generation large tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros) appear in June and are mainly found in sunny places on tree trunks.
Most butterflies of this species go into winter rest early in the summer. Some of them hold on until September. Their winter shelters are cool and dark.
The first butterflies can reappear on a warm day in February.

The large tortoiseshell is endangered in The Netherlands and critically endangered in Belgium. Via this stone I want to give this beautiful butterfly extra attention.”

This stone started travelling on 2019-07-08.








Location or travel
of this stone.

Besides the travelling stones, there are also “resting stones” with stories, placed on the trail. Together all these stones form the international art routes.
Click here for more info on the routes.

Did you take the traveling stone? And do you want to leave it on a new location, so it can continue it’s journey? Click here.

This art project wants to pleasantly surprise hikers through miniature art. A second goal is to initiate a new form of communication and awareness,through art and social media. The participant and I are looking forward for your story or response on this stone! (possibly with photo)

The next art project, with a route of resting and traveling stones, starts in 2019 of 2020.
Registering is already possible, click here.





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travelling stone
  • These unique painted stones travel around the world. Every travelling stone spreads its own story of message of one of the participants of this artproject. Right, the story of this participant.

    Besides the travelling stones, there are also “resting stones” with stories, placed on the trail. Together all these stones form the international art routes.
    Click here for more info on the routes.
    Did you take the travelling stone? And do you want to leave it on a new location, so it can continue it’s journey? Click here.

    This artproject wants to pleasantly surprise hikers through miniature art. A second goal is to initiate a new form of communication and awareness, through art and social media. The participant and I are looking forward for your story or response on this stone! (possibly with photo) You can leave your response down here.

    Preregistration with your story for the next project is possible, click here.

  • The miniature, message and location.

    This stone is dedicated to the story of the large tortoiseshell:

    “The large tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros) is part of a series travelling miniature stones depicting endangered or vulnerable animals in Europe. I want to bring attention to these special animals through this art project.
    Spread the word and move the stone!

    The first butterflies of the new generation large tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros) appear in June and are mainly found in sunny places on tree trunks.
    Most butterflies of this species go into winter rest early in the summer. Some of them hold on until September. Their winter shelters are cool and dark.
    The first butterflies can reappear on a warm day in February.

    The large tortoiseshell is endangered in The Netherlands and critically endangered in Belgium. Via this stone I want to give this beautiful butterfly extra attention.”

    This stone started it’s journey on 2019-07-08.



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