Gardeners, Designers – or Garden Makers? by Anne Wareham"Please could you consider, garden designers, letting us have our own patch?"
Want to get Published? by Claire Austin"..With this in mind I approached a few commissioning editors only to be told they no longer published factual gardening books preferring ‘life-style’ books..."
Commercial at what Cost? by Anne Wareham"What neither garden was shaped by was the desire to entertain the public, make money or sell lemon drizzle cake."
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“..garden-making, our great national art form…” Tim Richardson.
“When I say to people my primary focus at Sissinghurst is romance and beauty, they are shocked and seem unbelieving. Folk generally consider gardens to be about plants and horticulture.” Troy Scott-Smith, head gardener, Sissinghurst.
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and garden maker of one of Alan Titchmarsh’s 10 Best British Gardens. (well, we do both come from Yorkshire)
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