Post Tag: Cornerstone

Earlier this week I wrote about my visit to Cornerstone Gardens and showed you the Red Lantern garden created by the amazing duo Andy Cao and Xavier Perrot. Today I wanted to introduce you to their other installation titled 'White Cloud'.  You would be correct in saying I've found my new favorite contemporary artists. [read more]
Cornerstone Garden Grasses
Sonoma's Cornerstone Gardens is one of my very favorite public gardens to visit any time of year.  In my opinion, though, the fall is the best time of all. Not only are the summer crowds long gone but the colors of fall are just beginning to explode.  No longer filled with grapes, the surrounding vineyards shimmer with shades of gold and red, and fall's soft and slanted sunlight peeks through the olive trees. And to top things off, the grasses [read more]
I try and visit Sonoma's Cornerstone Gardens as often as I can, as their gardens are constantly changing and I always see something new that I swear I've never seen before!   I've written about them in the past, but this time I was really captivated by a few of the fences surrounding some of the gardens. . This one, for example, is just a simple wire fence with eucalyptus leaves stapled to it.  While you might think it would [read more]
As we head into fall, with winter on our heels, it might seem odd to write about ‘Dining Alfresco’ (the topic for this month’s Garden Designers Roundtable discussion).   While cozying up indoors this winter, why not make plans for creating an outdoor area in your own garden next spring? Entertaining large gatherings, or just enjoying a quiet moment for yourself, with a little creativity and planning there's bound to be a style that right just for you. . When [read more]
Warning:  This is not your grandmother's typical garden shop.   Welcome to Artefact Design and Salvage, located at the Cornerstone Gardens in Sonoma, California, and it's just the thing to clear out the cobwebs of winter and kick-start your imagination!   (more…) [read more]
The inaugural Late Show Gardens at Cornerstone in Sonoma...an awesome event... [read more]