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Title So you want to be a garden designer : how to get started, grow, and thrive in the landscape design business / Love Albrecht Howard.
Author Howard, Love Albrecht.
Imprint Portland, Or. : Timber Press, 2010.
Description 423 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm
Call # 712.023 H
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 412-415) and index.
Contents The journey from gardener to designer -- Turning your passion into your profession -- Beyond horticulture 101 -- The green industry : a greener shade of green -- Pathways, walls, and fences -- Patios, decks, and other living spaces -- Water features -- Spas, pools, and poolscaping -- Irrigation, drainage, and lighting -- Occupational hazards : lions and tigers and bears, oh my! -- Defining your business and getting your name out there -- Basics of running a small business -- Working with nurseries and other suppliers -- Working with subcontractors -- Now you have a client! the design process -- Construction : where the shovel meets the load -- When things go wrong -- The business grows -- But am I any good? -- Exiting gracefully.
Subject Landscape design -- Vocational guidance.
ISBN 0881929042 :
9780881929041

Location CALL # Status Message
 Central 2nd Fl - BCC - Non-Fiction  712.023 H    CHECK SHELVES