Find Peace with Garden Water Features

Water adds tranquility to your garden environment.Find Peace Garden Water Features 75800617194.jpg The sounds of a fountain are perfect to block out the noise in your neighborhood or in the city where you reside. Consider this the spot where can you go to relax and become one with nature. Considered a great rehabilitation element, many water therapies use big bodies of water such as seas, oceans and rivers in their treatments. Create the perfect oasis for your body and mind and get yourself a fountain or pond today!

Archaic Greek Artistry: Garden Statuary

Archaic Greeks were known for developing the first freestanding statuary; up until then, most carvings were constructed out of walls and pillars as reliefs. Most of these freestanding sculptures were what is known as kouros figures, statues of young, attractive male or female (kore) Greeks. Thought of by Greeks to represent splendour, the kouroi were created into inflexible, forward facing poses with one foot outstretched, and the male statues were usually nude, muscular, and fit.Archaic Greek Artistry: Garden Statuary 076390034910305.jpg In 650 BC, life-size forms of the kouroi began to be observed. A substantial era of modification for the Greeks, the Archaic period helped bring about newer forms of government, expressions of artwork, and a greater appreciation of people and cultures outside of Greece. Notwithstanding, these battles did little to impede the progression of the Greek civilization.