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Tales From The Garden Journal 2022
I find that over the years I approach and organize my garden much like I do my art practice. I learn the most and gain the most information from my missteps . I am a notorious note taker , that if left unchecked would have hoards of sketches ,lists, and notes on everything sprawled over every surface of my office and studio. Journals are how I keep both my art ideas and garden plans under control . The garden is my biggest challenge, and often my greatest reward/ or biggest failure . How do you plan your garden? I love to have a mix of pages for notes, sketching out beds as the seasons change , and some photos to remind me of what is coming after all of the hours of preparing the soil, weeding , feeding , tending , and waiting . One of my favorite things is to read inspirational quotes from gardeners that came before me. Especially on those days where the Japanese beetle has decimated a rose bush , or Peter rabbit's clan woke up before me and ate all the sunflower seedlings. I have incorporated all of this into a garden journal for 2022. This 72 page book has 19 full color photos from my 2021 gardens, "Garden Notes " pages for you to write down tales from your own garden this season , pages for sketching out your beds and plans, and it interspersed with garden quotes that will remind you of what the joy of gardening is on the day where a bluster threatened your Dahlias or the deer came in for midnight snack. Price of the book is 16.50 plus 3.00 for shipping media mail. Priority mail available on request for 8.95. So sorry I can only ship within US at this time no international orders. The Media mail shipping is already included in the list price for a total of 19.50 to your door. Happy Gardening :)
PS: See the video below for a little preview of this journal !