Kintsugi Life

Kintsugi Life

Life’s most perfect beauty, is in the scars, and the imperfections. It is in the solves and the fixes, the compromises, the sacrifices and the trade-offs. It is never in the perfect ideals imagined and held up – but in tricky reality… in the way...
Fallen World

Fallen World

What appears to be a dead branch of a tree is in fact an entire world – inhabited by new plants and creatures, a universe that exists within the remains of a previous life, a world that opened up as another shut down. Along this dead log there are all kinds of...
Breakfast Scene

Breakfast Scene

Stimulation for the soul – that’s the most important meal of the day. And is there any better way than to start in the fresh air, outside, some gentle rain falling on the giant umbrella, looking out at the estate that hundreds of years of other...
Old Walls, New Life

Old Walls, New Life

You’d have no idea it was there, casually walking past it. But you’ve heard about it, so you step through an average looking doorway, discretely marked… and what reveals itself is an Elizabethan Garden. As in, a courtyard formal garden dating back...
Just Formality

Just Formality

The neat, straight, austere lines of a war memorial – shows the power both of formal gardens and public art. The names of those lost are a testament to the endurance of our island. The walkways connect one side of a park with the other, for a contemplative walk....