There are so many kinds of visual art related to gardens: mosaics, silk paintings, water colors, sketches, carvings, oil paintings, sculpture – the list goes on and on! It seems that artists of all genres enjoy gardens and flowers just as much as we gardeners do. ZenGarden presents a variety of art forms to inspire us and bring even more beauty to our lives.
Many of our poetry and haiku selections also contain wonderful works of art, so we have included these in the Art list. Our members tell us that the multi-media presentations are particularly meaningful We agree!
Thank you, to all our great artists!
Music Rises Unbidden — Our gardens are havens of color, light, scent, and sound! The poet Susan Rutledge Giles has masterfully captured the music of a garden overflowing with life. Sometimes the raucous noises of spring or summer might seem
Monet’s Japanese Footbridge — We usually think of Claude Monet as a painter, and rightfully so, but he was also an extraordinary horticulturist, landscape designer and gardener. He meticulously designed and supervised the creation of his gardens at Giverny and