I could do that sort of thing as a variation too though, I was thinking that, but if it's maaaad small, it just might look like stray ink, you know? I might even suggest making the shovel solid black except for the handle... I'll wait and see what they think.
yeah. maybe not a literal tree but just an outlined circle or something. It might be too many images in one logo of course. Just throwing it out there. I'll go and check the scraps. Im getting serious lag on dA today.