The Garden “above” the Hot Tub

posted, 09/28/06 The Garden Entry This concept drawing was to give the homeowner an idea concerning the changes to the upper terrace. Turn the space into a perennial and cutting garden. It is the only part of the yard getting full sun through mid-day and the afternoon.

Hot Tub . . . where does it go? (2)

posted, 09/27/06 Looking from the Other Direction This drawing was done to show the homeowners how this would look from the other direction. This view shows the relationship between the new patio and the small retaining wall. The patio shown here really gives the viewer a better idea of its size for the new landscape.… Continue reading Hot Tub . . . where does it go? (2)

Concept sketch; Pergola, Waterfall, and Stream

posted, 09/00/06 Never Built This was a fairly quick rendering that I have pulled out of my archives. Its dated Fall, 2002. The drawing show the possibility of a gazebo that has a stream and falls wrapped around on a hillside. I always thought the contractor of record did a poor job of selling this… Continue reading Concept sketch; Pergola, Waterfall, and Stream

Further Pergola Study

posted; 06/16/06 Another rendering of the site-before any labeling. This is at an angle further back than yesterday’s post. Also no embellishment, dots doo-dads etc. Looks strange without those final little marks to make a presentation drawing. I will probably present this in the initial meeting-because we are in the exploratory stage. Not the stage… Continue reading Further Pergola Study