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Landscape and Lifestyle Design in Los Angeles Area

Interview with Bridgid Coulter

February 19, 2018
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I have had the pleasure of getting to work with Bridgid Coulter Design on a few projects and I always find her …

Lifestyle Media footage

January 22, 2018
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samples of work                

Fierce Grace Collective Promos

January 15, 2018
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Working for Carrie-Anne Moss on her Fierce Grace Collective Course Videos and creating promos to accompany that has been truly inspiring.  I …

Interview with Nadine Artemis

January 10, 2018
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A few days ago I had the pleasure of getting to sit with Nadine Artemis in her Venice Beach store, such an …

Venice Beach Rooftops

December 23, 2017
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The images featured here are from a couple of rooftops I worked on in Venice Beach. Always great working in Venice California, …

Working for explore.org

November 21, 2017
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Nurture Nature: Annenberg Project Miklos and I have had the great fortune of getting to work with Charlie Annenberg Weingarten Founder of …

This was a very interesting installation. Beneath the front garden is a holding tank for storm water run-off All rain water is …

The idea of visualization and seeing through to implement and create is a beautiful thing. Venice Eco-design with Bridgid Coulter is a …

I am so honored to be featured on Carrie-Anne Moss’s site Annapurna Living. Please enjoy our interview below: Keeper of the Earth: …

Santa Monica Canyon

September 10, 2017
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Working on Bridgid Coulter’s home in Santa Monica Canyon has been such a wonderful experience. The original gardens were first installed by …

I live part of the year in Newbury NH and for the past few years I have been enjoying going the Sweet …

I came across Moon Flower Design and 3 Porch Farm while admiring their floral arrangements and instantly felt a connection. Upon reaching …

Lawn Alternative

May 10, 2017
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California is going through a major drought and we can help out by modifying our landscaping. Also the water rebate plans are …

I have had the pleasure of getting to work with Bridgid Coulter Design on a few projects and I always find her …

Venice Beach Drought Tolerant

March 23, 2017
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Venice Beach gardening is so inspiring to me. This particular area of California is an epi-center for airy drought tolerant landscape design. …

Australian Inspiration

March 10, 2017
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Westchester CA Australian Inspiration This project was a collaboration with the client who loves Native Australian plant material, it was also drought …

Laurel Canyon Native

January 23, 2017
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We tried to keep things as natural as possible with this design, integrating a deer path through the property to lead to …

Recently I walked through the Hopewell Farm in Newbury New Hampshire photographing along the way. Below is an interview with Marc Moran …

Here is a garden I installed in Beverly Hills. I worked with Tracie Butler Interior Design as well on this project. Tracie …

Building a Dream

August 26, 2016
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Being a landscape designer for the past 15 years in Los Angeles has been a dream realized. Upon moving here I knew …

Hollywood Hills Beauty

August 5, 2016
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This garden I designed and installed in the Hollywood Hills CA, it is way in Coldwater Canyon and was a complete demolition. …

I came across this article recently and found it compelling. Woman have always had a strong tradition of tending to the earth …

Interview with Annie Costner

June 19, 2016
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The following is an interview by avajane.com with Annie Costner. Annie is the founder of Sound Off Films (http://soundofffilms.com) along with Adrienne …

Annapurna Living

May 15, 2016
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This is the interview I did for Annapurna Living looking forward to contributing more! Today on #AnnapurnaLiving meet our newest #AnnapurnaWoman Annie …

So happy to introduce Audra Mulkern and share with you her latest work “The Female Farmer Project” avajane: Your new endeavor The …

Interview with Spencer MacDonald

February 15, 2016
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Please enjoy my recent interview with Spencer MacDonald he is a documentary film maker who’s latest short film Age of the Farmer …

Here at avajane.com I like to write about ways that people are making a positive change in the world and standing up …

Nurture Nature: Nature Education

January 7, 2016
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The following is an article I found on Nature Education in urban areas. There has been a disconnection to nature in that …

This article on John Stewart and his wife Tracey about their farm in upstate New York is great. It is true that …

Women Conservationists doing what they feel is natural. I don’t believe the women of Chira at first thought of themselves as Conservationists …

Living in Extreme Drought Southern California is a beautiful place to live, I have been here since early 2000 and remember one …

I can’t explain my interest in the culture of the First Peoples of this land other then respect, I have also seen …

The Kearsarge Food Hub was formed three and a half years ago when a handful of young adults moved back to their …

Finding myself in a conversation earlier about GMO corn and a friend stating as fact that all corn is now GMO. Also …

Little Gift Big Smile

July 30, 2015
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a donation to African Wildlife Foundation can truly make a difference. their Mission “The African Wildlife Foundation, together with the people of …

Here on avajane.com I truly enjoy bringing to light small ways that people are making a positive change in the world around …

Biodynamic Gardening is a holistic approach to working with the land, from digging in the dirt, plant selections and companion planting, to …

Nuture Nature: Bees

July 17, 2015
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Whenever I am adding a new garden to the landscape in Southern California or where ever the garden path leads me I …

Santa Monica Water Rebate

July 1, 2015
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Recently I completed a Santa Monica Water Rebate landscaping installation. The process was very easy from applying for the rebate to the …

Seeing Photosynthesis from Space: NASA Scientists Use Satellites to Measure Plant Health July 24, 2013 NASA scientists have established a new way …

KRISTA TIPPETT, HOST: Gordon Hempton says that silence is an endangered species. He’s an acoustic ecologist — a collector of sound all …

I just started a course on Biomimicry, it is profoundly important and creates soulful purpose for humanity. Definetly worth checking out. The …

Source: Mother Nature Network MNN Called a wool sower gall, these fluffy, polka-dotted balls are caused by a species of parasitic wasp. …

Source: BBC Image: Getty Images A court in northern Indian has given the Ganges and Yamuna rivers the status of “living human …

Understanding the Connection You have more in common with trees than you think. It’s not such a weird idea when the emerging …

Vermont Land for Legacy

February 5, 2015
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Recently our family purchased a 20 acre property in Vermont and have discussed being able to leave a legacy for our children. …

Rhodochrosite and Silver Mining

January 30, 2015
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This is something to consider Where do some of the beautiful gems that we adorn ourselves and our homes come from Yes …

Are Women the Key to Solving Climate Change The following is a very interesting article on how women are a big part …

Post with Image

September 8, 2013
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The aborigine, apparently uninjured, climbed quickly into the skiff, and seizing the spear with me helped to hold off the infuriated …

Post with Slider

September 7, 2013
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The aborigine, apparently uninjured, climbed quickly into the skiff, and seizing the spear with me helped to hold off the infuriated …

Post with Video

September 6, 2013
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The aborigine, apparently uninjured, climbed quickly into the skiff, and seizing the spear with me helped to hold off the infuriated …

Post with Audio

September 5, 2013
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The aborigine, apparently uninjured, climbed quickly into the skiff, and seizing the spear with me helped to hold off the infuriated …

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