Copper Screens from Parasoleil

I thought they were wood at first glance…but when I realized they were copper, I loved them even more.  Very…

Sea Organ in Zadar Croatia

Wow!… (from oddmusic.com) “The musical Sea Organ (morske orgulje) is located on the shores of Zadar, Croatia, and is the…

Recycled Graffiti Plant Pots from Terracycle

Recycled Graffiti Plant Pots from Terracycle

Graffiti in the garden – We talked about it a couple weeks ago.  Now look — Terracycle, a terrific company…

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

Casting about for inspiration to properly wish you all a Happy Holiday, I came across this card on my new…

My 2008 Chistmas Card

My 2008 Chistmas Card

I am so pleased with my Christmas cards this year.  Every year I am compelled to creatively challenge the Christmas…

Trend Alert:  Grafitti in the Garden

Trend Alert: Grafitti in the Garden

When I saw a post on Garden Visit yesterday about Kelburn Castle I confirmed a suspicion I’ve had for weeks….

Russ Schleipman: Landscape Photography

Russ Schleipman: Landscape Photography

Last week I posted about the Porter Garden Telescope and mentioned my friend Russ Schleipman.   I want to tell you…

Color Wheels

I am on this stream of consciousness thing this morning…creative optimism leads to optimistic color leads to color charts…. Anyway,…

Porter Garden Telescope

At the gallery on Thursday, I ran into a friend (Russ Schleipman) who I want to introduce to you for…

Coso Small Works

This week was busy! I hosted an event on Thursday night at the Copley Society of Art with some colleagues….

Armadillo – A tabletop barbecue

I have found it….the perfect christmas gift for the person who has it all. Created by Bill Sorich.  There is…

Downed Trees

I live in the woods, which can take a little getting used to…in a gardening sense….I must learn to love…

Wood Stack Art

It’s the season to prepare for winter and here in New England, wood stacking can be an art. I am…

Modern Landscape Masters: Brian Mackin: Counterbalance Sculpture

One of my personal design mantras is ‘go big’ and ‘design like you mean it’ – I mean really, don’t…

Playground inspiration

Ninagawa Mika is one of Japans most popular photographers. Her photos are beautiful looking things with acid colored plants, landscapes…

Trends:  Landscape Skulls?

Trends: Landscape Skulls?

It’s all over fashion…even my little people (ages 3 and 6) have clothing items with skulls, so it has to…

Modern Landscape Masters : Elena Colombo

My Modern Masters series is leading me to find all sorts of new sources. I have seen Elena Colombo’s work,…

Keep it zipped….

An emerging trend? I discovered both of these within days of each other. This sculpture is by modern artist Mark…

Modern Landscape Masters : Jesus Moroles

Modern Landscape Masters : Jesus Moroles

Jesus Moroles has over 2000 installed works worldwide and is unparallelled in his field. He works in granite and primarily…

Modern Masters : David Mellor and an Ode To Mowing

Modern Masters : David Mellor and an Ode To Mowing

I live outside of Boston, though I can’t say I am really a Red Sox fan – I hope my…

Modern Landscape Masters : Lew French

I know of just a few artists that are living that create landscape art that I want to celebrate. I…

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