Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: You can almost smell the flowers in this photo tour of Seattle's hidden gem, the Volunteer Park Conservatory. Enjoy the images of its extraordinary and rare flower and plant collections from around the world, complete with the common and scientific names of plants. Walk among the ravishing displays as they change throughout the year. This historical and architectural jewel is one of the very few remaining Victorian glass conservatories in the U.S.A. Codice inventario libreria
Riassunto: For flower lovers everywhere. You can almost smell the flowers in this photographic tour of Seattle s hidden gem, the Volunteer Park Conservatory, one of the last Victorian glass conservatories in the U.S. This beautiful book, the first ever about the Conservatory, is published just in time for the Conservatory s upcoming 2012 Centennial Celebration. Created from twelve monthly visits, the book showcases the magnificent, rare flowers and extraordinary foliage from around the world. View the Conservatory s signature blend of perfect horticultural technique with world-class, creative plant combinations. Feel the healing beauty of these perfect flowers as you browse among the stunning displays, marvelling as they change throughout the year.
Complete with common and scientific names of plants, includes a comprehensive index. Helpful and inspiring to armchair gardeners and plant professionals alike, this book will become a year-in, year-out choice for flower lovers everywhere for beauty, reference and gifts.
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of this book will be donated to the Friends of the Conservatory.
About the Author:
Award-winning photographer, Garden Club member and photoblogger, Sara L. Chapman has gardened in New York, Florida, California and Washington State, with a life-long interest in scenic, flower and garden photography. She is a graphic designer, since 1999 owning Art Squad Graphics, a graphic arts studio specializing in book design.
Sara also owns LoveThatImage.com, a photography website (photoblog at lovethatimage.com/blog). She is active in the national Graphic Artists Guild and currently serves as president of the Seattle Chapter. Like Monet, she gardens to have good photo subjects.
Sara now gardens and photographs in Seattle, Washington.
Condizione libro: New
Descrizione libro Book Publishers Network. Hardcover. Condizione libro: Very Good. Book shows a small amount of wear - very good condition. Codice libro della libreria G1935359819I4N00
Descrizione libro Book Publishers Network. Hardcover. Condizione libro: VERY GOOD. Very Good copy, cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. Binding may have light creases. Lots of life left in these pages. Codice libro della libreria 2752763278