Tag Archives: NW Flower & Garden Show

Garden Show Inspiration from Chelsea–Perennial Bookworm

Best Garden Design: Practical Inspiration from the Royal Horticultural Society Chelsea Flower Show.  Chris Young, 2010.  Firefly Books, 224 pages, 9.5 x 7.8”, $35.00 (hardcover). Has the Northwest Flower & Garden Show fired you up to start working on your … Continue reading

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Attack of the Giant Insects! The Farmhouse Gallery

Anyone who is fascinated with insects will find Sean Goddard’s sculptures amazingly beautiful.  His larger than life insects are made with solder, stained glass and copper, yet appear flesh and blood, ready to take flight.  Sean works intently to make … Continue reading

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How to Make Shelly the Snail’s Easy Party Hat

While I’d love to say that a post waxing poetic on beneficial insects is my most read of the past year, I would be in denial.  According to word press stats, my “Personalized Party Hats–MAKE IT” has been the most searched … Continue reading

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Display Gardens Under Construction

You wouldn’t think that February would be the busiest time of the year for landscapers, nurserymen and garden designers here in chilly Washington, but then you’re probably not thinking about the effort it takes to produce the Northwest Flower & … Continue reading

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