Step-by-step photographs show how surfaces can be limed, waxed, verdigrised, distressed or stenciled to create a rustic traditional look, or painted with bright, vibrant colors to create an exciting contemporary look.
Change That Garden presents ten different themes, from Bronze Age, Roman and Victorian to Shaker, Japanese, and Modern Greek. There are great ideas for each theme, from basic woodwork, mosaics and antiquing to stenciling, painting, and creating trompe l'oeil effects. Helen transforms pots, containers, wall planters, a bird table, a sundial, a table, a garden umbrella, and more. With style, imagination, and flair, she presents a book that is fun and packed with information. It is perfect for anyone interested in fresh, original, and new ideas for their garden.