Design by NatureThe aim of the Rosella blog is to highlight great design inspired by nature. We may dabble in other interests and side projects.
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November 15, 2011 – 10:36 pm
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October 14, 2011 – 12:34 am
Have you seen Jason deCaires Taylor‘s underwater sculptures?
400 life-size figures. Near Cancun / Isla Mujeres, Mexico. I really want this to be my next scuba diving trip!
The statues form an artificial reef, which helps to take pressure off natural reefs, are made from durable, secure and environmentally sensitive materials. They can support an entire ecosystem.
If you think this is getting slightly creepy, just wait til you see what happens at night…. read more
October 9, 2011 – 9:44 pm
Jared Brandon experimented with time lapse video during the downseasons (he’s a wedding photographer) and amazing results. For you Lord of the Rings fans, this is the real life Mount Doom. I trekked across this area, the Tongariro Crossing, during the day and it is breathtaking (literally!) read more
October 5, 2011 – 11:22 pm
I love to travel, but Europe has never called my name the way more tropical destinations have. I have always loved exploring nature, the waters, the forests and ecosystems far different from the North American temperate zones. When my friends talk about the great travel experiences in Europe, the focus seems to be on its rich history. It wasn’t until I came across this site today that I began to understand….
The Nymphenburg Manufactory in Munich, Germany is the only facility of its kind creating porcelain works in-house from start to finish, entirely by hand. It also has one of the most beautiful and comprehensive websites I’ve ever seen – with detailed photos and lots of videos illustrating every step of the process. Although I know many artists are afraid of giving their secrets away by showing their process, Nymphenburg’s open access only works to create a deeper appreciation and sense of awe. read more
October 4, 2011 – 9:23 pm
We are so in love with heather! This beautiful plant is a Scottish icon, but it grows all over the world. read more