2015 Designers' Garden Tour
Sarah Smith, The Gardensmith, works with clients who see their outdoor spaces as an extension of their homes, who enjoy spending time entertaining, playing, and relaxing in their gardens. The Gardensmith is based in Milwaukie, Oregon, and helps clients throughout the Portland metro area to be successful in their gardening endeavors.
Paul Taylor OCNP, Garden Design and Consultation is a one person Garden Design business. He strives to make each garden unique and special to the people he designs for. Gardening is fun and should be an expression of place. Helping homeowners since 1998.
Rick Hansen, co-creator of Pacific Gardens & Waterworks. A full service landscape design, construction, and maintenance company with over 75 years of experience. As a small company, they are able to deliver high quality with attention to detail. They believe a garden should invite you outside into the beauty and harmony of nature.
Phil Thornburg, is a landscape designer and contractor who spent most of his childhood in Africa. He has owned and operated Winterbloom Landscaping since 1983. His work has appeared in Better Homes & Gardens Special Interest Publications, Sunset Magazine, Women’s Day Special Publications and the Tigard Monthly.
Ann Nickerson, has helped over 300 clients discover their personal refuge; ranging from four-acre country estates complete with a small lake, to patio gardens and native hideaways. She has worked together with her clients to interpret such styles as Japanese, Mediterranean, and English Cottage Garden to our climate and to the needs of the client’s site.
Mary Baum, of Creative Landscape Designs INSPIRE. CREATE. RESTORE YOUR SPIRIT. Our goal is to create your special Garden of Eden. No project is too small. Whether it's New Construction, Container Pots, Vegetable Gardens, Lofts/Balconies, Plant Procurement/Placement, or simply Fine-Tuning existing garden spaces. We're not afraid of getting dirty and having FUN doing it.
Darcy Daniels, of Bloomtown Gardens has designed dozens of gardens in the Portland metro area since 2001. She focuses on creating residential gardens with an emphasis on spaces for outdoor living and gardens that delight the senses year–round. She is well known for her rich, textural plantings and inventive use of small spaces.
Lori Scott of Lori Scott Landscape Design has been helping people reimagine their outdoor spaces for 15 years. After listening carefully to her clients' desires, she creates beautiful designs using her knowledge of compelling and practical space. Upon seeing the colored concept drawings, her clients recognize their input, but often are surprised that their ideas have morphed into a graceful, cohesive landscape!