Here's a little excerpt from the new Great Garden Formula 3.0 online course... A garden statue or sculpture make a perfect focal point when positioned correctly. The job of a good focal point is to draw the eye to certain parts of the garden as well as break up the monotony of the planting to create additional interest. They are especially valuable in the winter months when … [Read more...] about Garden focal points – Statues and sculptures: How to choose the right ones
In this episode garden designer Rachel Mathews discusses how to correctly position garden statues, sculptures and focal points. You can see the rest of her interview with artist and author Kitty Harri in the Andalusian sculpture garden in Otivar near Granada in Spain. Rachel will then give you her tops tips on positioning focal points from a garden designer's perspective. … [Read more...] about [DESIGN SHOW 12] – Garden Focal Points & Plant Border Tips
Kitty Harri's Sculpture Garden In this episode, garden designer Rachel Mathews takes you on a fabulous tour of author Kitty Harri's Andalusian sculpture garden in Otivar near Granada in Spain. The garden features over 60 sculptures. Along side Kitty's pieces there are also works by famous sculptors Carlos Bajouca, Patrick Adam, Ron Egan and Mad Damar, to name but a … [Read more...] about [DESIGN SHOW 11] Sculpture Garden tour – Kitty Harri, Spain
If you're struggling for what to buy beloved friends and family for Christmas, then here's some suggestions that might just help you! Sarah Raven Garden Goodies (UK) Writer, broadcaster and teacher, Sarah Raven has put together a lovely selection of garden gifts, with everything ranging from tools, gardening kits, clothing, unusual see mixes and much, much more. Garden … [Read more...] about Gifts for gardeners – ideas to help prevent you buying your loved ones socks (again)!