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  Garden designer - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Professional garden designers and landscape architects are both trained in the technical and aesthetic skills.
A wide range of design methods have been used by garden designers, relating partly to the historical period in which they worked and partly to the professional discipline with which they have the closest relationship.
Specialist university-level garden design courses were established in the twentieth century, generally attached to departments of agriculture or horticulture.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Garden_designer   (384 words)

  
 Garden - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Food-producing gardens are distinguished from farms by their smaller scale, more labor-intensive methods, and their purpose (enjoyment of a hobby rather than produce for sale).
Garden planning and garden design may be undertaken by a professional.
A botanical garden is a type of garden where plants are grown both for scientific purposes and for the enjoyment and education of visitors.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Garden   (459 words)

  
 Garden Plans
Gardens and Design was started by Jane Cooper, an accomplished RHS qualified garden designer with a passion for flowers and gardening.
Gardens and Design are happy to give you advice and assistance with your garden plans to turn your tangled border into a well manicured flowerbed or your veritable desert into a verdant oasis of flower and foliage.
Garden plans were prepared for a family garden needing a complete make-over so garden plans were prepared to allow both adults and children space for their leisure time.
www.gardens-design.co.uk   (387 words)

  
 Qualified Garden Designer - Devon
This garden was designed for the use of the local people in the community, as well as an area to teach and train horticultural students.
The purpose of this design was to link the newly built house to the surrounding gardens, as well as being a safe area for young children to play and grow up in.
The design for this garden was to enhance the garden and connect the house to the garden e.g.
www.nl-garden-design.co.uk /design-projects.htm   (165 words)

  
 Naomi Lawrence - Garden Designer - Devon
Her garden was entitled “Wildlife Planting in a modern garden”, and was shown on TV with Dermot Gavin and Charlie Dimmock stood in her garden presenting their show.
Her design service offers the full range of services, from initial surveys, full colour drawings, planting plans, also a planting service where she will source and supply the plants required, and where requested a regular visit to maintain the newly laid out garden.
She is also interested in historical gardens and restoration, and enjoys designing a garden to compliment the age of a house.
www.nl-garden-design.co.uk   (400 words)

  
 Garden Plans at GardenDesigner.com
This garden represents a non- typical southern garden in a typical rectangular backyard setting.
The design uses both a formal and informal garden style joined with a central reflecting pond.
This Japanese garden is complete with a foot bridge over a dry creek bed made of groundcovers plantings and boulders, the path leads to the pool area at upper right.
www.gardendesigner.com /exp-pla.htm   (218 words)

  
 UK Garden Designer - Formal gardens 1 - When only precision will achieve the desired effect.
The result will be a garden with modern, clean lines, that will fit in with the traditional formal garden associated with, for instance, Grade I and Grade II listed Georgian houses.
In the example I have given on the next page, the main feature is a water parterre, which is designed to blend in with the old (house, orchard and croquet lawn) and the new (children's area, swimming pool and vehicle access).
In an existing garden, all these would have to be integrated into the design, utilising existing plants wherever possible or practical.
www.ukgardendesigner.com /class1.htm   (231 words)

  
 GardenDesign-uk.com - directory of garden design, garden designers
Designing a garden is essentially solving the various logistical problems - what size and shape to make the patio, where to position a path or water feature, which plants would be most suitable.
Professional garden designers have a wonderful ability to turn a quite ordinary or potentially difficult garden into a relaxing but stimulating environment combining balanced proportions, carefully chosen focal points and thriving plants.
The key to a successful garden design is the trust and confidence built up between client and designer.
www.gardendesign-uk.com /index.cfm?fuseaction=Designers.HowToChoose   (504 words)

  
 Garden Designer , Essex , Hertfordshire , Cambridgeshire
Whether your garden is a place for relaxation, entertaining or play or perhaps you want to discover the joys and benefits of a beautiful garden, a more valuable home and a relaxing and fulfilling hobby.
Selina is a knowledgeable garden designer and plantswoman with a Capel Manor Diploma in Garden Design.
To compliment her design skills and plant knowledge, Selina has a wealth of practical gardening experience.
www.srgardendesign.co.uk   (230 words)

  
 Garden Design and Build
Garden Design and Build is the North West leading garden design company.
Our designer and team are much sort after and have transformed the most mundane gardens into a place of beauty.
When designing a garden I draw my inspiration from your vision and life's natural elements.
www.gardendesignandbuild.co.uk /index.html   (215 words)

  
 Garden designs by Miriam Book: Sussex based UK garden designer
As a student designer Miriam Book was a finalist in a Royal Horticultural Society competition to plan a garden for Wisley and some of her projects have featured in magazine articles.
She has been responsible for the design of the garden for the show house at "Build-it" magazine's annual exhibition at Alexandra Place and for the "Plot for the Pot" vegetable show garden at Bentley Wildfowl Food Fair.
Miriam Book is the designer and project co-ordinator for the Accenture "Through the Glass Ceiling" Garden to be built at RHS Chelsea Flower Show in May 2002.
www.gardenbook.co.uk /about.htm   (231 words)

  
 Garden Design & Creation ~ Amanda Colberg ~ Homepage
Amanda combines a genuine passion for creative gardening with a belief that a beautiful garden will not only enhance the value of your property, but also your enjoyment of it.
Amanda's philosophy is that the garden should be treated as another room, and that just as your lounge or bedroom bears the stamp of your personality, so should the area around your home.
So, if you're looking for professional garden design that is collaborative, flexible, friendly and committed to your satisfaction, look no further.
www.garden-designer.co.uk   (157 words)

  
 The Seattle Times: The Garden Designer: How to add splash of style to your garden design
But even before you start the design, the most important consideration is the question of what do you want your garden to do.
One of the joys of helping other people design their gardens is watching them develop a style.
One client studied flower arranging before she was a gardener, and her plantings are put together with an eye for repetition and variation of foliage texture and color, adding in a mix of accessories influenced by her travels to Mexico.
seattletimes.nwsource.com /html/thegardendesigner/2002197151_homegard06.html   (692 words)

  
 Garden Design courses
But whatever your needs, our garden design course will give you a Diploma in Garden Design, and put you on the first step to a career as a garden designer.
But the look of any garden is determined by what you or your client wants, the area you're working with (its natural features) and how you plan to use the garden.
When you know what gives a garden that designer look, you'll be able to design gardens for other people with flair and style.
www.inst.org /gd   (539 words)

  
 Amazon.co.uk: RHS Garden Designer: Books: Robin Williams   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Garden plans and three-dimensional design sketches show how best to place them, while full-colour cutaway drawings shows how they are designed and constructed.
The Garden Designer by Robin Williams, with its beautiful photographs and hundreds detailed coloured drawings, is easy to read and follow.
The designs in this book, (what few there are), are great if you happen to own a large plot of several acres but to the average person with an average garden looking for design ideas everything presented in this book is far too grandiose to be of any practical use.
www.amazon.co.uk /exec/obidos/ASIN/0711208123   (923 words)

  
 Sophie Wilkinson Garden Design is a leading landscape and garden designer service   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
The garden designer services offered by Sophie Wilkinson Garden Design are extensive incorporating everything from the original conception through to the completed landscaped garden.
Commissions are undertaken for single features, garden makeovers or new gardens, large or small, traditional or contemporary and both urban and rural.
Each part of the design process will incur a fee based on an hourly rate that is determined by the level of service required in relation to the overall budget.
www.gardendesignernortheast.com   (331 words)

  
 Become a Garden Designer   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Garden design can be your main work, or it can provide a second income.
Constructed by garden design experts, the course distills years of experience, covering every kind of garden.
By the end of it, you'll have met all the main problems that a garden designer encounters.
www.inst.org /gd/gd_bro.htm   (1095 words)

  
 Sue Hayward Garden Designs A friendly, professional garden design service.
For more information on a garden design, to enquire about an initial consultation or to discuss your garden design ideas and requirements please contact Sue Hayward.
These are available as a gift for two hour, half day or full day design consultations or towards the commissioning of a full garden design service.
One of Sue Haywards' ongoing projects is overseeing the restoration and redesign of the gardens at Teversal Manor - near Sutton in Ashfield in North Nottinghamshire (as featured on the cover of "Nottinghamshire Today" July 2006).
www.suehayward.co.uk   (252 words)

  
 Garden & landscape design software and Plant Encyclopedia - 3D Garden Composer
It can be successfully used for private garden designing and cultivating and for planning of city parks and botanical gardens as well".
You can have a look at your garden in different seasons and see it changing after a number of years.
Guide to prevention and treatment of 370 garden pests with 650 illustrated images of plant diseases.
www.gardencomposer.com   (278 words)

  
 Garden Design Software: Burpee 3D Garden Designer Plant Encyclopedia - Gardening Software - SuperHomeCenter-com
The gardening masters for over 100 years, W. Atlee Burpee and Co., have combined the comprehensive information of a gardening plant encyclopedia database with spectacular visual and planning capabilities in one complete disc.
Design your garden in 2D then visualize it in stunning 3D by choosing from 50 different garden designs.
Design your garden in 2D then visualize it in stunning 3D by choosing from 50 different garden designs - now including the millennium's newest garden trends - water gardens, a children's garden and more.
www.superhomecenter.com /software/burpee_3d_garden.htm   (560 words)

  
 garden designer-garden design service-garden design-garden designer dorset-garden designer hampshire   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
Dorset based garden design company Garden Elegance has been consulting, planning, designing and constructing gardens in Dorset, Hampshire, Wiltshire, Somerset and the surrounding areas since 2001.
Garden Designer Gillian Wellman studied garden design at Sparsholt College Hampshire and was awarded The Life Long Learning Award on completion of her 2 year HND course in Garden Design.
Design services include: advisory meetings, consultation visits, consultation service, complete garden design service, postal service, plans drawn to scale, colour scale plans, planting plans, elevation drawings, construction drawings, artist impressions, construction and landscaping services, unusual gifts as well as a national and international service.
www.garden-elegance.co.uk /index.html   (213 words)

  
 Garden Design uk.com provides a wealth of resources and information for all aspects of garden design including the ...
Garden Design uk.com provides a wealth of resources and information for all aspects of garden design including the comprehensive Garden Designers Directory and Art In The Garden.
The plans illustrate some solutions that a professional garden designer can generate when presented with a client brief and an unfinished garden.
Work together with a professional garden designer to create the garden of your dreams.
www.gardendesign-uk.com /index.cfm?fuseaction=Designers.DesignSolutions   (151 words)

  
 GardenFoundation LLC: Residential landscape & garden design
Perhaps your garden doesn't have an appropriate area in which to entertain friends.
Or, if you haven't yet put a shovel into the dirt, I would welcome the opportunity to help you ensure you're on the right path, from designing a welcoming front entry to creating a relaxing water garden, from planning a kitchen garden to figuring out the perfect location for a gazebo.
It is too soon to say for sure when I will be able to return to designing, but we are hoping that perhaps in the latter portion of 2003 GardenFoundation's studio will again be open for designing.
www.gardenfoundation.com   (364 words)

  
 Garden Designer
Whilst employed as Outdoor Manager at Notcutts Garden Centre in St Albans it became apparent to Jane that although the greater majority of the customers were keen to develop their gardens they had little or no knowledge of how this could be achieved.
Not new to design, having had a successful interior design accessory business for twelve years, designing manufacturing and selling curtain accessories, picture hooks and picture frames to name just a few items to all the major stores and better gift shops in the UK.
Exclusive designs were made for companies such as Liberty of London and Harrods and there was an excellent export business to most countries throughout the world.
www.gardens-design.co.uk /garden_designer.htm   (286 words)

  
 Modern & Contemporary Furniture: Bakers Racks, Bar Stools & Tables, Bistro Pub Tables, Curio Cabinets   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-08-20)
At Designer Furniture Showroom, we sell modern and contemporary furniture pieces including bakers racks, swivel bar stools and bar tables, bistro pub tables, curio cabinets, pedestal tables, serving carts, and tea carts.
The Serra Collection of designer furniture incorporates combinations of wood, metal, and glass to create a contemporary and modern style of home furniture suitable indoors or out.
Be sure to read our design and decorating ideas for tips on making your home a winner.
www.designerfurnitureshowroom.com   (355 words)

  
 DOSCH DESIGN - DOSCH 3D: Garden Designer V2
The realistic depiction and visualization of gardens and ornamental landscapes constitutes an important part of architectural planning and marketing.
Dosch 3D: Garden Designer V2 is a comprehensive 3D-object library with all the important elements for the design and planning of a garden, or a particular landscape.
The Dosch 3D: Garden Designer is perfectly complemented by Dosch Design’s product Dosch 3D: Trees & Conifers V2, which contains a comprehensive collection of 3D-models of conifers and “leaf-trees”.
www.doschdesign.com /products/3d/Garden_Designer_V2.html   (228 words)

  
 Garden Designer in Wales - Cheryl Cummings
Most garden owners need professional landscape contractors with whom I work closely to ensure that the ideas we have developed together on paper are represented fully and accurately on the ground.
The first visit forms the basis of accurately scaled drawings for the garden, much as an architect would do for a house.
They include a site survey, an outline design, planting plans and specifications which will be used to implement the changes to the garden.
www.gardendesignerwales.co.uk /designProcess.php   (165 words)

  
 Landscape Design
Our gardens should reflect both the region we live in and our own individual personalities, with the realization that the gardens themselves can be both theraputic and healing in nature.
DESIGN PROCESS is done in several stages, taking into consideration input from the client, the regional characteristics of the site / climate, and the principles of good design.
DESIGN PRINCIPLES IN GARDEN-MAKING is a topic covered in my Plant Composition class, and illustrates the close ties that exist between artist and gardener.
www.gardenaesthetics.com /index.html   (1213 words)

  
 Emma Poë: Garden Designer
Emma Poƫ is a fully qualified and highly regarded garden designer and a knowledgeable plantswoman.
She has, apart from designing many gardens and planting schemes, created her own idyllic garden in a beautiful valley in West Dorset.
I have experience in designing both large and small gardens and will tackle green field sites or existing gardens, town gardens or open country sites, low maintenance gardens or ones for keen and dedicated gardeners.
www.emmapoe-garden-design.co.uk   (197 words)

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