For my 100th article, I wanted to share what motivates me as a designer. Every time I visit a new city, I make sure to visit the local park to see the way local flora is used in combination with art and structures.
My recent trip to Halifax included a stroll through the public gardens to see the bulbs in bloom. I encourage everyone to do the same.
When it comes to planning your own outdoor spaces, take cues for inspiration on how to blend the function with a beautiful aesthetic from a master gardener.
While I realize that most of our backyards aren’t as spacious as a park, the design principles are the same.