Smaller gardens with intimate spaces and distant views. Smaller spaces need a finely gauged sense of scale. The most important aspect of a garden is how it makes you feel. These are spaces that when all the elements are just right the garden becomes something greater than the sum of its parts. These are the gardens which are memorable.
These projects are larger areas usually involving site planning and phased development. Multiple buildings, vehicular circulation, and amenities such as pools, bocce, tennis, and horse paddocks. Environmental stewardship is often a significant issue. Fire, Water, and maintenance are critical issues as well.
Commercial projects have varied from Historic Renovation, multi use housing, Parks, Restaurants, and mostly Wineries. Winery projects have focused on the experience of the visitors and outdoor tasting or entertainment. Outdoor kitchens, gathering areas, parking, and Cave entrances often addressed