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Tips & Tricks: Think Abstract, or Crawlers to Waterlilies

Tips & Tricks: Think Abstract, or Crawlers to Waterlilies

Abstract painting teaches us that transitions or gradations in size look delicious. Consider this diagram: more..

Tips & Tricks: Boardwalk – by Dry Foot over the Wet Land

Tips & Tricks: Boardwalk – by Dry Foot over the Wet Land

Boardwalks will allow you to walk conveniently through the marsh areas of your garden and to watch the ducks in the rustling reeds or frogs sitting on top of waterlily leaves. Boardwalks look especially good when half-covered by wild vegetation surfaces such as ramsons, burdock or reeds. more..

Tips & Tricks: Under the Trees

Tips & Tricks: Under the Trees

It rarely happens that the grass under a tree is the same as around it. The lack of light causes the grass to turn yellow, disappear altogether, or give way to crawlers. A tree will feel better anchored if the surface under it is not the same as around it.  Click on the thumbnail for more examples. more..