Heaven is a Garden: Designing Serene Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection

Jan Johnsen


Heaven is a Garden: Designing Serene Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection

Heaven is a Garden: Designing Serene Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection

  • Title: Heaven is a Garden: Designing Serene Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection
  • Author: Jan Johnsen
  • ISBN: 9780985562298
  • Page: 186
  • Format: Hardcover



Why do some gardens make us feel so wonderful, relaxed and refreshed Professional landscape designer Jan Johnsen shares her passion for creating serene, enticing gardens that become outdoor havens for our spirit Heaven is a Garden is a thoroughly entrancing garden design book that you will refer to over and over Johnsen draws on her 40 years of experience to explore faWhy do some gardens make us feel so wonderful, relaxed and refreshed Professional landscape designer Jan Johnsen shares her passion for creating serene, enticing gardens that become outdoor havens for our spirit Heaven is a Garden is a thoroughly entrancing garden design book that you will refer to over and over Johnsen draws on her 40 years of experience to explore far ranging ideas some new, some ancient like, why a gate facing East is considered auspicious, why a sheltered corner is so alluring and why certain trees can impart a special atmosphere Richly photographed with inspiring landscapes, this guide is written with thoughtful prose and practical advice It reveals how, with a new old design approach, you can create a delightful outdoor haven that everyone will enjoy heavenisagarden Jan Johnsen writes the popular Serenity in the Garden blog and Facebook page.


Recent Comments "Heaven is a Garden: Designing Serene Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection"

Want to get creative ideas for making your garden a peaceful refuge? I was surprised to see how many ideas in this book are new to me. I expected a gorgeous book and Heaven is a Garden is that and more. The author is a landscape designer who shares ideas that are original and gave me ideas for my own garden. Two of many suggestions she shares is how to create a cathedral of trees, and how to carve a word or design into a soft stone to enhance your garden’s beauty. The water in the gardens of I [...]

I loved *Heaven is a Garden*. I read it nightly pre-bed and it made me feel so much more peaceful as I turned off the light to sleep. Bought a copy for each of my siblings. The author's warm wisdom will make for a great gift. I love how she wrote especially about trees, rocks, water and colors for gardens. I was inspired and I'm not even the Master Gardener of the family!

So inspirational. I wish I could attend one of Jan's lectures.

This book gave a unique approach to garden design. There wee lots of new ideas for me.


  • ✓ Heaven is a Garden: Designing Serene Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection || Þ PDF Download by ✓ Jan Johnsen
    186 Jan Johnsen
  • thumbnail Title: ✓ Heaven is a Garden: Designing Serene Spaces for Inspiration and Reflection || Þ PDF Download by ✓ Jan Johnsen
    Posted by:Jan Johnsen
    Published :2018-09-16T15:26:09+00:00