Pond Aesthetics

Puddle Jumping Water Garden Tour

I had the pleasure of attending one of this year’s six “Puddle Jumping Water Garden Tours” sponsored by the Greater Kansas City Water Garden Society.   First off, it was great to be out and about seeing pond folks again. I’ve been wanting to attend this water garden tour for a few years. They did …

Puddle Jumping Water Garden Tour Read More »

Fountain Bowls, Urns for Urban Enjoyment

The word “fountain” can mean many things to different people. Of course, the first image that springs to mind is a stylish water feature. Taking a moment to understand the history of fountains and their ongoing role in society allows us to effectively design a modern fountain that will remain relevant for years to come.  …

Fountain Bowls, Urns for Urban Enjoyment Read More »

The Conservationist Appeal of Pond Building

The act of pond keeping is a powerful thing, with an appeal that is broad and deep. Pond keeping can mean many different things to as many different pond keepers. We all have our own reasons for keeping a pond. As a pond professional, I tend to lean toward the romantic side of ponds when …

The Conservationist Appeal of Pond Building Read More »

Aquascape, Inc. Reveals New Fire and Water Products

Aquascape, Inc. merges the elements of fire and water in its latest product offerings adding beauty and excitement to outdoor living spaces. An impressive, auto-ignite flame now accompanies signature Aquascape fountain toppers to enliven any landscape. The Fire and Water Spillway Bowl illuminates outdoor spaces with its flame center as water empties from the spout. …

Aquascape, Inc. Reveals New Fire and Water Products Read More »

Atlantic Hardscape Spillway Project Bundles

You provide the hardscape materials, we provide the rest! Atlantic’s Project Bundles include all the components you need, ready to be assembled into the water feature of your dreams. Bundles come with everything needed to create one of three styles of fountains, except the stone. Choose from either the Copper Spillway Bowl, Stainless Spillway, or …

Atlantic Hardscape Spillway Project Bundles Read More »

How to Master the Art of Building Water Features

We like to say that anybody can dig a hole and fill it with water. But to master the craft of building water features that function properly with simple maintenance and a proper biological balance, all while exuding a lasting aesthetic beauty — well, it can be a bit more complicated. When I became a …

How to Master the Art of Building Water Features Read More »

2020 Water Artisans of the Year: Runners-Up

Instead of “honorable mentions,” we’d prefer to call these projects silver medalists. Second place was a hard-fought battle again this year, with just a couple of votes separating the winners from these respectable runners-up. POND Trade magazine hosts the Water Artisans of the Year contest on an annual basis. It is the pond and water-garden …

2020 Water Artisans of the Year: Runners-Up Read More »

pond award winners

5th Annual Water Artisans of the Year Contest Results

In a year that kicked off with an unprecedented sense of optimism, 2020 quickly let us down in a lot of different ways. “Good riddance!” we cried in December, as we bid adieu to a year riddled with isolation, hardship and disappointment. Well, we’ve got good news. 2020 wasn’t all bad. As you will see, …

5th Annual Water Artisans of the Year Contest Results Read More »

Atlantic-OASE Copper Bowl Spillway Project Bundles

Coming Soon! Atlantic-OASE’s Copper Bowl Spillway Bundles contain everything you need to add a beautiful water feature to new or existing hardscapes. Choose between a round or square Copper Spillway Bowl, each handmade of solid lustrous copper. Then, pair with one of three flexible basin colors to create your custom bundle, complete with pump, plumbing …

Atlantic-OASE Copper Bowl Spillway Project Bundles Read More »

Scroll to Top