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Art for the winter blues | In Fiona’s Garden | The Land




AUGUST is almost here and with it, I fondly trust, the promise of a warming air.

We haven’t had much frost this winter but days have been unusually cold and dull so it will be lovely to see the sun again.

As the garden is still relatively bare it’s a good time to look at its design and think about views and focal points.

A piece of art in the right place can transform a garden, causing you to pause and admire while simultaneously inviting further exploration.

Artist Lorraine Inwood has created artworks for her garden that include leadlight cobwebs, a table covered with a mosaic “cloth” and wall plaques of local wild animals, all springing from what she calls her crazy imagination. An original such piece of art makes a garden uniquely…

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