Closeness to nature, with a tranquil view of the outdoors, makes a room lived in and draws family and quests like a magnet. If you are fortunate enough to have dramatic beauty like this lush expanse of green beyond your windows, make it a vital part of your home.
-- Better Homes and Gardens, 1968
Patio #2, detail, (2007), paper, quilling, gouche, ink, collage
Slideshow: Patio #1, Patio #2, Patio #3