Category Archives: Seattle

The Signature Garden’s Entrance

The theme of the 2011 Northwest Flower & Garden Show is “Once Upon A Time ~ Spectacular Gardens with Stories to Tell“.  The garden by d4collective will inspire the show attendees’ imagination with plenty to read.  The act of reading … Continue reading

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The Plans

The design for the Signature Garden followed the same process as any other garden design, with a few extra twists. Quick sketches coupled with conversations and the making of lists of ideas led to the birthing of several garden ideas.  … Continue reading

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2011 NWF&G Show’s Signature Garden ~ The Garden in Verse

The theme for the 2011 Northwest Flower & Garden Show is “ONCE UPON A TIME – Spectacular Gardens with Stories To Tell”.  The first annual Signature Garden will set the stage. Using elements of the natural world, d4collective will create … Continue reading

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The Concept and Inspiration

A visit to Gail Grinnell’s studio in Pioneer Square early this summer, really kicked-started  the design collaboration.  Gail and her work was the personification of the words we wanted to convey with our design.  “Dreamy ~ Ethereal ~ Atmospheric ~ … Continue reading

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Fourth of Four – d4collective – Susie Thompson

SUSIE THOMPSON http://www.susielandscapedesigns.com  206.724.5020 “Bringing four designers together to create a garden is a microcosm of the design process; it’s a design within the main design.  We work to bring together ideas and resources that will serve our client’s needs … Continue reading

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Third of Four – d4collective – Daniel Lowery, APLD

DANIEL M.  LOWERY, APLD http://www.queenannegardens.com 206-285-6770 “Teamwork is choice.  The goal is a successful collaboration.  The process is combining intent, integrity and talent. Our team, known as “d4collective” has bonded to envision the possibilities of The Signature Garden, to seek … Continue reading

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Second of Four – d4collective – Barbara Lycett, APLD

BARBARA  LYCETT, APLD http://www.blycettlandscapes.com (206) 784-2521 “I am thrilled to be working on another garden show design with d4collective.  For the 2011 Northwest Flower and Garden Show we have been asked to design a garden space that will bring drama … Continue reading

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