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Category Archives: patio stone
Garden Design Details: Stone at Skylands
I hadn’t visited Skylands for about ten years, and never in the fall. I went hoping to see the last of the fall foliage and instead found stonework that was interesting in its scope and full of ideas. Formerly an … Read more
I was visiting gardens in the greater Cleveland area last week and what struck me most was the details. There were wonderful, thoughtful ideas in almost every garden of the more than 30 we visited. Here are some of the … Read more
Stoned…as in patios and walls
As a designer, I need to know a vast number of resources to enable me to solve a any number of design problems, so last Saturday I spent the morning in the company of other landscape and garden designers at … Read more
Under foot. A stone carpet.
A grey project for a grey day. This is part of the project I’ve been updating here, it started with design work last spring and is now the last build of the season. The photo below shows a partially completed … Read more
Current Project Update
Another work in progress—probably the final one until the thaw. The plan, originally included in my 8/27 post, is below and is largely unchanged from the presentation drawing you see below. I used Dynascape color for a down and dirty … Read more