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A Garden Gallery: The Plants, Art, and Hardscape of Little and Lewis

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

By: George Little and David Lewis

176 pages, 108 colour photos

Timber Press

Paperback | Jun 2008 | #173858 | ISBN-13: 9780881929140
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Hardback | Feb 2005 | #155156 | ISBN: 0881926728
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About this book

Celebrated internationally as artists and gardeners, Little and Lewis open the gates to their renowned Puget Sound garden and share their personal wisdom for what informs and inspires their wild fantasia of plants, hardscape, and art. Water features, oversized and broadleaved plants, expansive use of color, zone-pushing tropicals, architectural emphasis, and elements of classicism and mystery - all combine to create a magical space. The authors describe how you too can achieve this kind of retreat for reflection in your own backyard. From practical advice on how to make a slow-drip natural fountain, to building an inexpensive Tuscan-style wall, you will be encouraged to use your imagination and take risks. Stunning photographs will inspire you.

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George Little has been a watercolourist and sculptor for more than thirty years and was an instructor at the Seattle Art Institute before co-founding Little and Lewis, Inc., in 1992. He now lives on Bainbridge Island, in Washington State, USA. David Lewis combined his studies in a career as an archaeological illustrator. He now lives on Bainbridge Island, in Washington State, USA.

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