Fairy Gardening

Fairy Gardening

Creating your Own Magical Miniature Garden

Book - 2013
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Fairy gardens are in, and now you can begin making your own enchanted miniature landscapes, complete with pint-sized accessories, diminutive plants, and quaint fairy figures. Gardeners Julie Bawden-Davis and Beverly Turner provide you with step-by-step instructions for creating a magical garden that will attract Thumbelina herself! Learn how to design, plant, accessorize, and care for you very own small corner of the world by following seven simple steps, including choosing the perfect container, planting luxurious pint-sized plants, decorating with properly scaled accessories, and telling a story through the delicate fairies you choose t inhabit your magical wonderland. Included are full-color photographs showcasing various types of fairy gardens and accessories, which are sure to inspire the designer in you! And best of all, these perennial gardens are perfect for the busy gardener, as they require less than ten minutes per week to maintain - this could be your new favorite hobby! For the inner child in us all, Fairy Gardening is sure to inspire every gardener who wishes to stir up Lilliputian flights of fancy.
Publisher: New York : Skyhorse Pub., [2013]
Copyright Date: ©2013
ISBN: 9781616088330
Branch Call Number: 635 B3297F 2013
Characteristics: xii, 175 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Turner, Beverly


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Nov 13, 2014

This little book is overflowing with great ideas to help you with the scale of your fairy garden, as well as development of story, action, and focal points to enhance the beauty and impact of your project for every day enjoyment or holiday fun. Multiple color photos of fairy gardens on every 2 page spread along with listing of miniature plants, complete with photos and sun/shade requirements. 9 pages of additional resources listed in the back! Super helpful!


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