Category Archives: Container

It’s starting…

Lets just get the Christmas season off with a bang. First real container of the season. Meant to showcase some different ways to use materials for something we’re putting on for our landscapers next week. It’s also actually pretty light … Continue reading

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Proteaceae for the holidays

I got the opportunity today to buy some things direct from one of our suppliers/floral importers with no further retail mark up. Well, it’s a little ways away from Christmas (or even winter for that matter) but these things are … Continue reading

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Water Feature build

For the past couple of years the only real focal point in the garden (beyond the plants anyway) has been a birdbath. Well, those are great an all but it could be a little bit more interesting. Maybe a bit … Continue reading

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An indoor floral arrangement

My last day of work before Christmas and the greens were on sale priced to clear. I decided I might as well do something for inside, though floral is really not my area at all it is pretty similar to … Continue reading

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More Container Designs, Part 4 of 4

Here’s the last instalment of containers for this season. At first there are some pots I made earlier on when the going was good and customers didn’t have budgets and we still had materials. Until this point I had avoided … Continue reading

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More Container Designs, Part 3

I mentioned in Part 2 “an order for one “just like it but bigger” in every way” – this is it. Same basic elements but just more of everything, with some added gold. Playing with some different colours here. Turned … Continue reading

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More container designs, Part 2

We got a shipment of some very interesting things and I had to play around. Tall birch, upright Myrtle and Leucadendron ‘Safari Sunset’ for height, a fan of Magnolia (because it’s what I always use), large Sugar pine cone and … Continue reading

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