July 25, 2010

Wonderful new gates for the St Kilda Botanical Gardens

Earlier this year City of Port Phillip commissioned artists to design four new gates for the St Kilda Botanical Gardens.  The commission was won by Bent Metal, an amazing company based in South Melbourne.  Click here for more info about the commission and here to see more of Bent Metal's work.

Here are some images showing work in progress.


























































































































July 17, 2010

Prep for spring

If you're anything like me, you'll procrastinate and spring will be well and truly here before any planting is done.  So here's a little push - start saving those toilet roll centres in preparation for growing seedlings in spring.  Click here for a great little tutorial.