Garden Dialogues 2017: MA - Chesterwood New Construction

Garden Dialogues 2017: MA – Chesterwood

Garden Dialogues 2017: MA - Chesterwood Event on 2017-09-16 16:00:00 Enjoy a unique and in-depth exploration of Chesterwood, the idyllic 122-acre Berkshire summer retreat of Daniel Chester French, the sculptor of the iconic Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C.  This exclusive Garden Dialogue features Ellen McClelland Lesser, landscape architect and historic horticulturalist; Grigori Fateyev, architect and independent curator of Turn Park Sculpture Park (West Stockbridge, MA); and Sharon Bates, Founding Director of the Albany International Airport Art & Culture Program. Facilitated by Executive Director Donna Hassler, the Dialogue will focus on the landscape as a place for respite and earnest art production,...
Planting a Rain Garden New Construction

Planting a Rain Garden

Planting a Rain Garden Forest is cleared for development on Maryland's Eastern Shore in Grasonville, Md. on Nov. 7, 2009. The new construction is zoned for Grasonville Gateway and Medical Center. (Photo by Alicia Pimental/Chesapeake Bay Program)
Roof Garden Roofing

Roof Garden

Roof Garden this one is to Mr. Al Jarreau... thanks for the tunes and R.I.P.
Arnold Arboretum: Isn’t this “A” lovely garden? Storage Garage

Arnold Arboretum: Isn’t this “A” lovely garden?

Arnold Arboretum: Isn't this "A" lovely garden? The Arboretum has an interactive map on their web site. This map is found at the Arborway Gate. Pasting from Wikipedia: Arnold Arboretum: • • • • • The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University is an arboretum located in the Jamaica Plain and Roslindale sections of Boston, Massachusetts. It was designed by Frederick Law Olmsted and is the second largest "link" in the Emerald Necklace. History The Arboretum was founded in 1872 when the President and Fellows of Harvard College became trustees of a portion of the estate of James Arnold (1781–1868). In...
Crystal Garden featuring Boyd Tinsley of the Dave Matthews Band Roofing

Crystal Garden featuring Boyd Tinsley of the Dave Matthews Band

Crystal Garden featuring Boyd Tinsley of the Dave Matthews Band Event on 2017-07-06 20:00:00 Crystal Garden is the brainchild of Boyd Tinsley of Dave Matthews Band. For two years he sought out the right group of musicians to form a modern day rock band. The three members of the band are from Seattle and Toronto. Crystal Garden will soon release a CD that features Boyd Tinsley and special guest Stanley Jordan.  The Get Right Band opens the evening. at Tin Roof 1022 Senate Street Columbia, United States
Castle Rock Home & Garden Show Remodeling

Castle Rock Home & Garden Show

Castle Rock Home & Garden Show Event on 2018-03-30 00:00:00 Free entry! The leader in home show provider is coming to Castle Rock! March 30th – April 1st 2018, at The Douglas County Fair Grounds. Featuring the latest in design trends, remodeling, gardening, lifestyle and full home automation. See innovative home-based electronics at this cutting edge show. Tour local and national vendors with products and services for your home, garden and family living. Enjoy live demonstrations, food samples, and more. If the Caste Rock Home Show is important to your business, act now and make the appropriate connections. You can...
Tips For Applying Feng Shui in the Garden Feng Shui

Tips For Applying Feng Shui in the Garden

Feng Shui comes from the Chinese culture. When you talk about Feng Shui in the Garden, you need to keep in mind three important things and these are pond, pool, and fountain. It is important for you to place any of these things in the center of your garden. It is believed that any body of water, whether artificial or natural, can really help to increase the good Chi energy within the house or the garden. It is important to remember that the water should flow and avoid being stagnant because it can attract all the negative energies within your...
Garden Gargoyles Landscaping Outdoor Decorating

Garden Gargoyles

Gargoyles have been a part of history and architecture since the early days of the ancient Greek and Egyptian empires and are most commonly associated with medieval lore. Though gargoyles often have a fearsome appearance, their use is thought to be far more altruistic. The power to ward off evil spirits is a significant part of the mythological explanation surrounding gargoyles. Many Greek gargoyles are very often seen as happy or jolly characters and are often seen mounted on the parapets of many public buildings or spewing water as part of a public fountain. Garden Gargoyles are the 'cutest' ugly...