Cassian Schmidt – International Garden Designer

With a panorama structure diploma, a Grasp’s in horticulture, and greater than 25 years expertise as an expert plantsman, Cassian Schmidt is taken into account the perennial grasp on the forefront of the New German and Dutch Wave motion. An distinctive panorama designer, creator, professor and lecturer, Cassian is revered for his seamless mixtures of perennials and grasses. Director of Hermannshof, the world-renowned analysis backyard, …

At A Glance: The Library

My final put up in regards to the restoration of the paper mache cherubs included the above image.  The cherubs apart, I had quite a lot of feedback about my library, and requests for extra details about it.  Because the final time I wrote about it was in 2009, I believe it’s superb to deal with it once more. I’ve liked books my complete life. …

2019 IFLA Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award: Call for Nominations

The 2019 IFLA Sir Geoffrey Jellicoe Award, the very best honor that the International Federation of Landscape Architects can bestow upon a panorama architect, is now open for nominations. The Award recognises a residing panorama architect whose achievements and contributions have had a novel and lasting affect on the welfare of society and the surroundings and on the promotion of the career of panorama structure. …

The Ultimate Guide to Getting the Luxury Pool of Your Dreams

Design. Construct. Keep. A Single-Supply Luxurious Pool Specialist is Your Companion within the Course of. You’ve received a imaginative and prescient to your nice open air—concepts for an final yard oasis with a luxurious pool like those you’ve skilled at resorts or admired on Houzz, and even loved at a neighbor’s social gathering. You think about coming residence to a serene, trendy pool and eating …

A Belated Valentine

I believe it has been higher than 10 years in the past that Rob purchased a small assortment of outsized kraft paper mache cherubs that had been used for show at a vacation vendor showroom, and had them shipped to the store. He requested me if I used to be . Sure I used to be. The acquisition value was nothing. The transport was one …

Survival

A number of weeks in the past my neighborhood in Michigan featured a climate extravaganza of considerably under zero temperatures with wind chills approaching -30 levels, adopted promptly by a number of days within the fifties. Astonishing, this. Nature is as extraordinary as it’s unpredictable. Although I’ve noticed and brought observe of pure phenomena over a lifetime of seasons, I frequently expertise nature as much …

Luxury Pool Design Quick Tips

There’s lots to consider earlier than you make the leap right into a luxurious pool and spa venture in your Connecticut or New York property. In any case, constructing a pool is an funding that won’t solely add worth to your own home, but in addition offer you a private retreat that makes staying in really feel like a trip. Your new luxurious pool ought to …

Beach Towel by Sarah Lavoine

Delicate furnishings are a reasonable and environment friendly approach of including heat and life to any out of doors house. For these fortunate sufficient to personal a pool, we discovered the right seaside towel to go with. Beneficiant in measurement and modern in its design, the ‘Goa’ seaside towel by French inside designer, Sarah Lavoine is stylish and timeless. Supplied in a spread of refined …

Camberwell Project – Garden Design

April 2014 to April 2015 noticed us remodel a drained, run down backyard within the leafy Melbourne suburb of Camberwell into one thing worthy of the heritage dwelling it surrounds. The transient instructed by our purchasers, was to modernise their entrance backyard with out shedding the normal really feel true to the property’s period.  This younger household requested a driveway with ample automotive house, a …

Jose Marti Park Redesign RFQ

Van Alen Institute and the Metropolis of Miami have issued an RFQ to fee a multi-disciplinary design staff for the redesign undertaking of Jose Marti Park. The staff wants to incorporate the total vary {of professional} city design, panorama structure, and engineering providers and a minimum of one Florida-licensed agency. Jose Marti Park is 13-acre riverfront open house within the Little Havana neighborhood of …