Art

The Petrified Carpet collection by Studio ossidiana - concrete garden art.
Posted by Rochelle |

Sight Unseen has a great writeup about Dutch Design Week (October 21-29, 2016). There were many interesting items, but a couple caught my eye.  Created by Studio Ossidiana, these concrete pieces...

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Amsterdam by Sohei Nishino
Posted by Rochelle |

Amsterdam Amsterdam (detail) Sohei Nishino seems to have captured so many things that I love in his art.  Foreign cities, travel, maps, photography, collage, vast landscapes,...

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Posted by Rochelle |

I'm on a word diet.  It's just like Atkins, but instead of eating steaks slathered in butter, I have to string together two thousand five...

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Urbana illinois bat house project
Posted by Rochelle |

So everyone knows that we need to save the bees.  And pollinators too.  But what are all the pollinators? Well, the list is long and...

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Posted by Rochelle |

I gave up cross stitching after some serious burnout from making a pillow for a sorority sister back in college. But with colorful cording and...

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Posted by Rochelle |

Nestled in Lincoln, MA, one of Boston's quietest most rural-feeling (though not actually rural) suburbs, the Decordova museum and sculpture park brings contemporary outdoor art to New England....

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national parks map with stickers
Posted by Rochelle |

I received lots of really nice gifts this year and I am so grateful for all of them.  But I am especially appreciative that my...

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stone mosaic garden inspiration via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

Here is what is inspiring me today. The World Beach Project it is an online gallery of art made by all kinds of people. It...

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Jonas Wood Mural in Culver city LA by @lilystockman via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by Rochelle |

I make little resolutions all the time so especially at the New Year I try to remind myself of those things I've been working towards...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

Yes! - I'd frame that.  I find the 'G' particularly nice and it reminds me of Colorado history and some of my favorite Laura Ingalls...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I have so many links and interesting things that I have discovered while researching and writing my book that I can't wait to share.  My biggest...

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senecio bicolor image download
Posted by rochelle greayer |

I discovered this morning that the entire Gottorfer Codex (danish: Gottorpsk Codex) is available on issuu. The Gottorfer Codex is a beautiful collection of gouache paintings...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

I am hunting for a technique whereby I might be able to create my own version of this image.  I simply love the idea of contemporary art...

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public art saves live evacuspot i new orleans via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

There is little doubt in my mind that these new sculptures in New Orleans by artist Douglas Kornfeld will save lives.  Each denotes an evacuation gathering place for anyone...

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bluebird coloring sheet
Posted by rochelle greayer |

Nine days ago we got side tracked on the way down the driveway. An afternoon of errand running got waylaid by a small bird hopping...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

As some of my big garden projects work their way towards being done, I am starting to pay closer attention to the accents, accessories and...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

Please accept my apologies if this might be a bit too much to look at on a monday morning.  The idea of this art is...

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Hannah McVicar plants via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

I have an idea for a new regular feature here on Studio 'g' that I would love to know if you like or would participate...

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city skyline picket fence via www.pithandvigor.com
Posted by rochelle greayer |

I'm hard to please when it comes to garden art.  Though not an art critic (I wouldn't even begin to pretend I know enough about...

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I'm all about distraction and happiness today, despite yesterday's awfulness. It is the holiday season and as much as my heart breaks and tears well...

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Posted by rochelle greayer |

Today  we have two 'In the Garden' guests....I would like to introduce you to Amanita and Dashka (Amanita's creator).   Amanita it a percocious, plant-obsessed,...

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