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Mar 29, 2018

Refining your design using art elements and design principles! 
. Why art elements and design principles are so useful!
. The art elements: Line, color, form, texture 
. The design principles: focalization, repetition, Axial geometry, balance, asymmetry, and more!

Mar 27, 2018

Destinations and border zones… Pathways and linkages!
. Editing and seamlessly sculpting your destination desires 
. The terrace border and its design 
. The string of pearls concept of the circular connected pathway for service and amusement 

Mar 22, 2018

How to design a fountain into your perimeter space!
. Sizes and types of fountains that I like 
. The great lawn and its connection to the perimeter seating area 
. Other elements to consider in designing the perimeter 

Mar 20, 2018

Demystifying perimeter spaces for use and delight!
. Appropriate sizes for perimeters close to the back door for entertaining or relaxing 
. Types of paving 
. Elements to consider that might be part
 of your perimeter… An exercise in editing your wish list 

Mar 15, 2018

The hub – the house proper – How to successfully present it!
Topics in this episode:
. Your architectural style, elements for consideration 
. Framing the view with the four categories of plant materials 
. Assessing the view out words and in words are using photographs for sketching