Private Spaces

An extension of contrasting hard materials follow mid-century lines to connect the house and lower garden area to the yard beyond and outbuilding at back

An extension of contrasting hard materials follow mid-century lines to connect the house and lower garden area to the yard beyond and outbuilding at back

Mid-Century Modern

Hillsborough, NC

A large-scale private garden designed to link a modern addition and old country farmhouse. Water feature, timber arbors and mature hedging help define a distinctive residential space

Project designed while employed at Sylvia Newman Garden Design

country retreat

Cambridge, England

A curated palette of shrubs and perennials designed to frame, balance and link a diverse outdoor sculpture collection 

design with sculpture

Hillsborough, NC

Public Spaces

Transformation of a vacant town lot into a sensory garden, encouraging the public to explore and interact with the tactile elements of a designed landscape Project designed while employed at Sylvia Newman Garden Design  

Transformation of a vacant town lot into a sensory garden, encouraging the public to explore and interact with the tactile elements of a designed landscape

Project designed while employed at Sylvia Newman Garden Design

 

Sensory garden

Cambridge, England

An urban landscape proposal exploring the restoration of native prairie planting in forgotten spaces throughout the city of Calgary, Alberta Winner of the Field Prize for Transportation D Talks Lost Spaces Competition Completed in collaboration with Judit Urgelles 

An urban landscape proposal exploring the restoration of native prairie planting in forgotten spaces throughout the city of Calgary, Alberta

Winner of the Field Prize for Transportation

D Talks Lost Spaces Competition

Completed in collaboration with Judit Urgelles 

lost spaces found

Calgary, Canada

A former drainage channel filled with jagged rocks becomes a native pollinator garden designed to enhance the public's awareness of Hillsborough's Bee City USA initiative

A former drainage channel filled with jagged rocks becomes a native pollinator garden designed to enhance the public's awareness of Hillsborough's Bee City USA initiative

Park pollinators

Cates Creek Park, Hillsborough, NC

Planting Design

A sweeping planting design of herbaceous perennials bring colour, texture and movement to a very structured private garden Project completed while employed at Sylvia Newman Garden Design  

A sweeping planting design of herbaceous perennials bring colour, texture and movement to a very structured private garden

Project completed while employed at Sylvia Newman Garden Design

 

Herbaceous perennials

Cambridge, England 

 

Large perennial drifts populate a new garden space framed by an existing retaining wall and a new stone path

Southern Drifts

Hillsborough, NC

 

A collection of work from various landscape design and planting projects

Garden Gallery

Other projects, here and there