Start at the end. Instead of working towards the flick, perfect your flick first, and then draw into the eye, for some reason drawing downwards creates a smoother application, while pulling the skin taut can help stop any lumps or bumps. - See more at: http://www.careergirldaily.com/how-to-apply-flawless-eyeliner/#sthash.XlFGrXEi.dpuf
I do quite like the "all seasons" tree . This was my first initial thought for a logo (just not a painted style like this) but I'm pretty sure it's been done more than once so it'd need some work to make it original.