Our friend Marla, artistic landscape designer extraordinaire, also happens to be a talented metalworks designer. She designed this stunning sculpture for the blank wall in our west-courtyard-in-progress. It was way fun to see it installed yesterday! It really adds a stunning focal point in addition to the fountain. Here, the before and after:
Also, can you believe this great double-wide chaise lounge we scored for $100 on Craig’s List!? I got a bunch of upholstery fabric for $3 a yard at Home Fabrics and a pile of pillow forms – guess what I’m up to this afternoon!?
Oh, and here’s a shot from the side so you can see how three-dimensional it is!
Now we get to figure out how to light it at night! Yum!