A really great article in Dwell about this really well designed space in San Francisco, it worth a look for a few more pics and the res of the short article. Really well done. SPRING AWAKENING A landscape architect in San Francisco harnesses an underground water source to create a lush marshland in his own… Continue reading Spring Awakening | Dwell
An Appreciation of Stone (33)
[The stones that hold the stream edge together sell the illusion.]
Three Sisters Islands at Niagara Falls
When most folks think of Niagara Falls; it’s images like this, we think of. [Bridal Veil Falls overlook,on the American side.] I very much enjoyed the visit, we spent a full day on the Canadian side, and close to a full day on the American side. What I feel fortunate about is all the small… Continue reading Three Sisters Islands at Niagara Falls
I’ll be Speaking at the Royal Botanical Gardens.
On October 21st I’ll be giving the keynote speech at the 2-day conference for the Royal Botanical Gardens in Hamilton, Ontario, titled “Make a Splash: A Natural Approach to Water Gardens“. I was asked to come up with a title and short description for my talk and this is what we have initially come up… Continue reading I’ll be Speaking at the Royal Botanical Gardens.
“Whiskey is for drinking; water is for fighting over.”
. I believe that water is the only drink for a wise man. ~Henry David Thoreau Filthy water cannot be washed. ~African Proverb “Throughout the history of literature, the guy who poisons the well has been the worst of all villains…” -ANON “Water is a very good servant, but it is a cruel master.” C.G.D.… Continue reading “Whiskey is for drinking; water is for fighting over.”
The Lone Icicle
No story I just like this shot, it says so many things about the possibilities of water.