2018 Best Illustrated Non-fiction Book of INDI BOOK AWARDS
2018 Best Illustrated Non-fiction Book of INDI BOOK AWARDS
NATIVE: ART & DESIGN WITH AUSTRALIAN PLANTS
NATIVE: ART & DESIGN WITH AUSTRALIAN PLANTS
RESEARCH
RESEARCH
PLANTING
PLANTING
COMMUNITY
COMMUNITY
GARDEN
GARDEN
CRAFT
CRAFT
DELIGHT
DELIGHT
COLOUR
COLOUR
LUSH
LUSH
OUTLOOK
OUTLOOK
FOLIAGE
FOLIAGE
VIGNETTE
VIGNETTE
SHADOW PLAY
SHADOW PLAY
SCULPT
SCULPT
ANGLE
ANGLE
BRING IT ON
BRING IT ON
ART
ART
LIVELY
LIVELY
ENTRE
ENTRE
POISE
POISE
WEAVING
WEAVING
SCENE
SCENE
VOLUME
VOLUME
ROOFTOP
ROOFTOP
IMPRESSIONIST
IMPRESSIONIST
SPRAY
SPRAY
REFLECTIVE
REFLECTIVE
Up & DOWN
Up & DOWN
CARPET
CARPET
LANDING
LANDING
WANDERER
WANDERER
OPENNESS
OPENNESS
INSIDE-OUT
INSIDE-OUT
STYLE
STYLE
DEPTH
DEPTH
HEIRLOOM
HEIRLOOM
PALETTE
PALETTE
RHYTHM
RHYTHM
TRANSITIONS
TRANSITIONS
ENSEMBLE
ENSEMBLE
MOMENTS
MOMENTS
RESPITE
RESPITE
CUSHION
CUSHION
SECRETS
SECRETS
SCALE
SCALE
SCOPE
SCOPE
SOAK IT UP
SOAK IT UP
2018 Best Illustrated Non-fiction Book of INDI BOOK AWARDS
2018 Best Illustrated Non-fiction Book of INDI BOOK AWARDS
NATIVE: ART & DESIGN WITH AUSTRALIAN PLANTS
NATIVE: ART & DESIGN WITH AUSTRALIAN PLANTSBook published in October 2017 by Thames & Hudson, Melbourne  / Cover image: Simon Griffiths
RESEARCH
RESEARCH'BIM:a matter of time'  (based on current PHD topic) in Landscape Architecture Australia, Feb 2017  / Image courtesy Hassell Studio
PLANTING
PLANTINGEnquiring into planting design ' Fine-tuning the planting design cycle' article  in Landscape Architecture Australia ,Sept 2017 / Image: JIW
COMMUNITY
COMMUNITYAbout the Merri Stationeers 'On the move'' interview with Jane Edmunson on ABC Gardening Australia, July 2013 / Image:JIW¬†
GARDEN
GARDENHaving a hand in garden-making with clients over many, many years. / Image: Virginia Cummins
CRAFT
CRAFTColour, form texture continuously refined - here in an Inner city courtyard  / Image: Virginia Cummins
DELIGHT
DELIGHTTraining + play = delight / Image: Virginia Cummins
COLOUR
COLOUR....never enough colour! / Image: Virginia Cummins
LUSH
LUSHGloss & glamour to inject seasonal brilliance, here scaling up a wall with Snake Vine (Hibbertia scandens) / Image: Virginia Cummins
OUTLOOK
OUTLOOKEnergising views at every opportunity, here a coloured wall  & bold textured foliage from a bathroom /  Image: Virginia Cummins
FOLIAGE
FOLIAGEColours, textures, shapes, directions and seasonal interplays, here with the irrepressible Smokebush ' Grace' / Image: Virginia Cummins
VIGNETTE
VIGNETTEEvery corner of a garden, landscape has a story, when pieces are brought together from near & afar /  Image: Virginia Cummins
SHADOW PLAY
SHADOW PLAYOpaque boundary fence allowing interplay of light & shadows at night & day  / Image: JIW
SCULPT
SCULPTA menageries of native & ornamental grasses surround this inner urban garden, as if the ship funnel was always there / Image: JIW
ANGLE
ANGLE...it all depends on which way you look at it, I guess?  / Image: JIW
BRING IT ON
BRING IT ON Planting to knit art & collectables into a stories that find meaning in garden, landscape....& memory / Image: JIW
ART
ARTThe story goes on.... working with artist Paul Round (Urban Enhancement) / Image: JIW
LIVELY
LIVELYIncidental spaces come to life when elements speak to each other. Here a Bouganvillea will eventually set this scene alight / Image: JIW
ENTRE
ENTREA sense of occasion upon arrival with the autumnal Acer 'Crimson Sentry'& a sculpted Acer ' Shishegeshira' / Image: Virginia Cummins
POISE
POISESetting an intimate scene with an imposing backdrop of industry, achieved through definition & materials  /  Image: Virginia Cummins
WEAVING
WEAVINGDichondra 'Silver Falls' gently makes its way  through the Spotted Gum timber seat & Japanese tiled wall  / Image Virginia Cummins
SCENE
SCENEAn ever-changing scene with seasonal variation & plant forms compete in the emerging courtyard /  Image: Virginia Cummins
VOLUME
VOLUMEMaples foregrounds the 2D backdrop, whilst a  webnet will host climbers for canopy cover, asa  carport / Image: Virginia Cummins
ROOFTOP
ROOFTOPViews filtered through the romance of pink in  Lagerstroemia 'Yumi', Nandina 'Filamentosa' & Lirope 'Isabella'/ Image: Virginia Cummins
IMPRESSIONIST
IMPRESSIONISTClosely knitted planting buffer each other to bring on their most dashing flair in this cottage palette / Image: JI-W
SPRAY
SPRAYA seasonal event as masses meet, with the vivid Bouganvillea amidst  Nandina swathes on a summer terrace / Image: Virginia Cummins
REFLECTIVE
REFLECTIVESome  spaces need not much fuss - just finding the right place with light & quiet  / Image: Virginia Cummins
Up & DOWN
Up & DOWNNastursiums climbing up & Parthenocissus draping down meet along a  pathway fence to entreat the wanderer / Image: Virginia Cummins
CARPET
CARPETFoliage textures lightly interlace to soften and detail edges at ground-level / Image: Virginia Cummins
LANDING
LANDINGRocks entertain so many possibilities, here a re-sprouting  Acacia boormanni  & a  winding Parthenocissus / Image: Virginia Cummins
WANDERER
WANDERERLeading the way by balancing plant selections that unify (for way-finding) & diversify (for curiosity) / Image: Virginia Cummins
OPENNESS
OPENNESSFreeing boundaries so that our communities are inspired  / Image: Virginia Cummins
INSIDE-OUT
INSIDE-OUTBringing the garden in / Image: Virginia Cummins
STYLE
STYLESo much to learn from playing with styles, here the cottage garden demands dedication for year-round colour & liveliness / Image: JIW
DEPTH
DEPTHMassing, contouring & sprays of colour have been  faithfully layered over many, many years to create this room with a view / Image: JIW
HEIRLOOM
HEIRLOOMThe sentiments of the devoted gardener cultivates a legacy for all those who inhabit, visit & pass-by / Image: Virginia Cummins
PALETTE
PALETTEBluestone, brick & foliage colours  are tailored to define a space in am eclectic garden / Image: Virginia Cummins
RHYTHM
RHYTHMA steady tempo  in a garden with an assorted planting & conditions is achieved with the  elegant Nandina. / Image: Virginia Cummins
TRANSITIONS
TRANSITIONSFluid movement between spaces & levels is integrated by considering the approach, just as much. / Image: Virginia Cummins
ENSEMBLE
ENSEMBLEEnthusiasm for playing with a myriad of species brings seasonal surprises ....& awe! / Image: Virginia Cummins
MOMENTS
MOMENTSTimes of the day, across a year unveil the mystery of why we love to garden for such magic moments / Image: Virginia Cummins
RESPITE
RESPITEShade & seating in this secret corner offer temporary relief  /  Image: Virginia Cummins
CUSHION
CUSHIONTactility, texture & colour of planting buffers in close proximity to activity areas are foremost.  / Image: Virginia Cummins
SECRETS
SECRETSTucked away, they are preserved in icons that still mean something.... / Image: Virginia Cummins
SCALE
SCALEThe landscape exposes, whilst the garden ensconces. / Image: JI-W
SCOPE
SCOPEMaking the most of everyday occurrences. / Image: JI-W
SOAK IT UP
SOAK IT UPaking in the what has been created, as well as what is already on offer. / Image: JI-W
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