A Year-Round Courtyard in Pasadena

A Year-Round Courtyard in Pasadena

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Nancy Mitchell
May 1, 2012

Name: Heather Lenkin
Location: Pasadena, California

The idea behind our outside space was to bring a touch of Paris into the courtyard of a California apartment in Pasadena. The apartment is adjacent to the famous intersection of Orange Grove and Pasadena where the Rose Parade begins on January 1st of each year.

Custom stone work, paving, and wrought iron were used to give an ancient feel. Faux finish painting techniques were utilized to enhance the aging effect. The space is used year round and shifts roles between being a cozy reading retreat, lunch time getaway, and enchanting evening party locale.

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