Saturday, 28 August 2010

Painting, day one



There are some sections which look like they'd benefit from a second coat, but it is looking much nicer already - far more "settled" into its location.

6 comments:

  1. Hi Bilbo....I say it does. It is wonderful to see a garden very slowly coming together.
    I look forward with anticipation, seeing your garden grow.

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  2. Now you're getting somewhere! Looks heaps better wearing its creosote. Just getting one of these planted up for next year will be great - all that colour and scent to enjoy come next springtime.

    See, you're creating again {g}

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  3. Thank you both.

    My brain is full of possible plant choices - in some ways that is more difficult than all the preparatory work :}

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  4. However long did it take to do that? It looks really fiddly.

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  5. Not sure Sue, maybe hour & a half including the fence. The trellis was the easy bit, just worked methodically along each timber but the bearers across the top of the arch were a sod to reach. The whole structure is so solid that putting a ladder up was easy - apart from the being on a slope or above steps bit!

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