Details of Rochelle’s challenge can be found here:
The image is one of her own.
In the tiny hamlet, villagers were sad to see their only tree felled, but it had been a unanimous decision for safety reasons rather than profit.
What was planned was that each household would have a palette of firewood derived from the Great Oak and that twenty or so circles would be put to one side for their future.
Master Graham took great care with these selected pieces, as it had fallen to him to carve woodland animals or scenes from each for sale in the Big City.
The proceeds would be used to replace the Great Oak with saplings.