Archive for August, 2008


Patrick Blanc‘s gardens have been filling my imagination of late – these images keep popping up in my favourite magazines and I’m busting to see his installation right here in melbourne.

It seems the botanist doesn’t think of himself as an artist – but I cant help but be drawn in by the colour and pattern he creates. Dont you just want to be in an entire city looking like this ? (how long before we see him doing some production design ? ) These transformative ideas give me hope….now if he can just start growing food this way I’ll be REALLY impressed.

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Rather than spend the coming weeks glued to your television watching sporty types leap and prance about; my suggestion is to do something really useful.


Better still invite some friends around to join the fun.

Permablitz will show you how.

Here’s one Samm and I helped out with.

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