Marvin Siderius has been creating water features for 15 years. The sole owner of WaterScapes by Bloom 'N' Dales, he originally learned his trade by going to every Build-a-Pond Day put on by Aquascape within driving distance of his home in Brampton, Ontario. He still regularly goes to hands-on training events throughout Canada and the United States. He has worked on projects in British Columbia, Saskatchewan, Ontario, Michigan, Oklahoma, Illinois and Florida. He has been a Certified Aquascape Contractor for 14 years, with his biggest award being the 2010 Canadian Pond Builder of the Year.