The Background On Backgrounds

– Posted in: Garden Design

I’m one of those who believe the basic language of visual design applies to almost any topic or media. The ideas that make a successful garden vignette could also be employed to create a pleasing painting, a tempting textile, a beautiful building, or a fine photograph. There is a design language, and it does boast [...]

On the Fence

– Posted in: Garden Design

I’ve tried out and enjoyed many kinds of fences in my gardens over the years. In my last garden, I ended up with a variety of styles, but because they were all either white or green, they all seemed to work together. Not long before I decided to sell that house, I had a beautifully [...]