Samantha Jane Garden Design

Category: Design Inspiration

Looking for Classic Contemporary Design Inspiration

It has been a little bit of a whirlwind weekend, finding out that my planting design for a long border has a prelimary position at RHS Chatsworth Flower Show 2018. I am thrilled with this challenge as it will be…

Read More

Sunday Design Concept

There’s something about sitting in your local establishment with wifi, magazines and your favourite sketching software. I have movement and herbaceous plantings in mind travelling through the colours of the rainbow. Early June is the focus; movement with colour repetition,…

Read More

A 3D Sketch of my Latest Garden Design

My inspiration for this one strangely came from Earth orbiting the Sun. When I look at a garden to be designed, I tend to think of shapes that will sit-in and compliment the garden overall first. My client is a…

Read More

Placing Sculptures in the Landscape Article

I love seeing sculpture placed beautifully in gardens, on heritage sites and set within landscapes. This is a lovely article below highlighting a fabulous place to visit in Dorset – ‘Sculpture by The Lakes’. It also gives some great tips…

Read More

Defining Steps with Plants

I love the way that the Designer has used Box to highlight the steps creating a striking living contrast of the green against the white stone.

Read More

Outdoor Room Creation

A magical gorgeous outdoor room creation, by Heather Lenkin of Lenkin Design.

Read More