Water Features
Swainsboro Georgia

The Major Characteristics of Ancient Greek Statues

Major Characteristics Ancient Greek Statues 207025070414862650.jpg The Archaic Greeks built the first freestanding statuary, an impressive achievement as most sculptures up until then had been reliefs cut into walls and pillars. Most of these freestanding sculptures were what is known as kouros figures, statues of young, attractive male or female (kore) Greeks. Representing beauty to the Greeks, the kouroi were created to look rigid and commonly had foot in front; the males were healthy, powerful, and naked. Life-sized versions of the kouroi appeared beginning in 650 BC. A huge period of modification for the Greeks, the Archaic period brought about newer forms of state, expressions of artwork, and a higher appreciation of people and customs outside of Greece. But in spite of the conflicts, the Greek civilization continued to advance, unabated.

A Small Garden Area? You Can Have a Water Fountain too!

You can make your space look bigger due to the reflective effect of water. Water features such as fountains profit from the reflective qualities coming from dark materials. Use underwater lights, which come in many different shapes and colors, to flaunt your new feature at night. Eco-lights powered by sunlight can be used during the day whereas you can use lights to enhance your garden at night. The calming effect created by these is oftentimes used in nature techniques to alleviate anxiety and stress.

The greenery in your backyard is the perfect place to situate your water feature. Your pond, man-made river, or fountain is the perfect feature to draw people’s attention. The versatility of water features is that they can be installed in large backyards as well as in small verandas. The best way to improve the atmosphere, place it in a good place and use the right accompaniments.