Attractive trellises, planting boxes and other gardening structures can be expensive and difficult to find. Now with basic woodworking tools and this helpful book, gardeners, homeowners, and woodworkers can build everything from a tool caddy to a greenhouse. This project book will instruct as it inspires.
Whether for a tiny city garden or for a rolling estate with outdoor "rooms," vertical landscaping is one of today's most popular trends. Just imagine walking up stone steps that are bordered by lush greenery and topped by a pretty, decorative white arbor "canopy." If you have even the simplest equipment and love gardening, you can easily make every one of these beautifully photographed arbors and trellises all overseen by an award-winning designer.
Deep in the woods or right in the backyard, take refuge and enjoy the natural world in your own rustic retreat. Campers, anglers, hunters, and nature lovers -- the woodland hideaway you'vew dreamed of is in these pages. From an elegant water gazebo to a traditional tipi, you'll find it in Rustic Retreats: A Build-It-Yourself Guide.
Alison Ospina has been making green wood chairs and stools for over twenty years. She has developed her own distinctive approach to creating sculptural, functional chairs using the natural shapes of the tree.
The techniques she shares in Green Wood Stools are simple and relatively easy to master. According to Alison, The green wood approach is so accessible, people see it and immediately think "I could do that!”