First some more photos of the opening lunch and private viewing evening, the following photos are by Bryce Knox.

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First weekday into the opening of the show was a little more relaxing than the weekend, and allowed for more ‘inbetween’ jobs. However there was still a steady flow of visitors and lots of children from local schools who were participating in workshops and tours round the garden.

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The gorgeous ‘Sugar Plum’ driftwood foal by Heather Jansch … which if bought is cast in bronze. Personally I love this driftwood maquette version!

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Migration by Matt Durran looks gorgeous with the speckling of rain this morning.

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The gorgeous chickens by Celia Smith.

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Lucy Strachan has created this amazing astro turf fish! I think they are one of my favourite pieces because you almost miss them as you walk around but they are a great discovery when you do see them!

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Natalia Dias

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My favourites from Fresh Air 2011, Davy and Kristin McGuire, have created this great paper diorama with video installation called ‘The Hunter’, it’s a must see at the show, and tells a 15 minute story.

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The paper work is so delicate! I’d love to see how they create such amazing detail!

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Adam Binder has created a whole host of animals for the ECCO kids shop …  they are perfect!

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Schools came to complete workshops and make their own sculptures, as well as the touring the garden to see all the sculptures.

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The children enjoyed looking at all the sculptures and drew sketches of their favourite ones.

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And thankful the rain held off all day! Hope you’re all enjoying the photos on the blog, I want to thank everyone who’s visited the blog and read the posts!

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