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Full Garden Guide Intro

Take a look at our full garden guide...

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Guide Colour Code:

Green = Interactive

Blue = Poetry
Red = Information Boards

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FALLING WATER GARDEN

Are We There Yet?

Vintage Car with map-reading sheep (entrance)

The Yarn Spinner

.....’the dance is beginning’ (car park)

Stargazing Lilly

Wood Family

hidden throughout the garden - keep eyes peeled..

'The Odd Sock & The Abandoned Shoe'

..a marriage made in heaven. This is for all the odd socks & abandoned shoes of
this world, and the questions they pose.

All at Sea

(info)

Solitaire (Game)

'Man in a hole'

(info)

Up from Easter Island, this distant relative emerges from the ground to explore this riverside haven.

Five fish-a-floatin'

Water Story
(info)

Because I’m worth It

Annuver cuppa tea

(info)

Window Game

Sisters

Together, forever, whatever..

Ballet Dancers

(peep board and info)

Four in a row (Game)

Giants Chair

The Mouse & the Cake

Sound Nest - explore sounds

'Broody'

Pondering her bulge; is it really there, imagined, ached for, or just dreamed of?

'Ewe Create' - Your chance to be creative...

Betty Botter

Before I die... share your wishes

Mary and John - Turn to see them kissing

Tyred?

ABC of Herbs
(info)

Forgot-me-knit

The one that many miss. Many times we’re told...'Someone’s sweater there’s getting’ FIERCE wet’.

O & X’s (Game)

Edible Art

Try one of our edible creations or just a cuppa..

Our Childrens' Future

Treadmill

(info)

CON-sumed

(info)

The Dance Goes On (8)

The dance of life...

Who hydes..?

..find out..(if you can find it..)

O’ so they call that ART ....maybe.

Look at Me!

Welded steel kinetic child. Anyone with a toddler in the house may relate to the scale of this arm-waving piece

On Air

(info)

Pendulum - V

..the centre of graVity...guide it...

(info)

Growing Panes

Don’t touch - you know how they can hurt

Peer Pressure

Find more that peer from hidden corners.

Average

Public Toilet (interactive)

Snail Trail

Central to this garden - designed to slow you down

Factor 50- too little, too late

(info)

Does my bum look big in this?

(info)

Zoetrope & birds in flight

(info)

Spin gently to the right to see birds flying

Pecking Order

Battery Hen

Singin’ in the rain

(info)
Summer in Ireland

The Hug

..trying to hold ..even the water - as it flows beneath her..try a group hug ;)

'Little Deer'

(info)

Bride & Groom

Why Don't Men Propose?

Salsa

A flame, a burst of hot latino flavour or a dancer that moves as you catch them from different perspectives?

Domestic Goddess

(info)

Angel & Devil

In arm-waving competition.

Lost Generation

Wood Family

Another member of the family hiding

'Frog... on a hot plate'

(info)

Cause - Effect Abacus

2

TIMELESS GLEN

(entrance through the arch and onto the bridge)

Wood Women (3)

Among the Oak trees ... in their element.

Heron & Fish

(info)

...watching...waiting

A Smile

when you least expect it. (on your right - the smallest installation in the garden and the one most visitors miss)

Reeling back the River

Just as Rocks...

Rock Faces

River Dance

River Dance - Spinner

Fox & Raven

The Fox & The Raven

Falling Water (3)

(info)

On a rainy day the flash floods crash under the bridge with humbling drama.

Passing Time (part 1)

(as you cross the bridge observe the spectacular rainbows of colours playing in the large hourglass straight ahead - depending on the time of day)

The ever flowing silver sands of time slipping through our fingers

Getting the Point

Getting the Point

Mother Earth’s Moss Bath

(across the river) Lying along this soft, mist-greened bank - ‘Mother Earth’ will in time, be quite literally bathed in moss. See it evolve.

River Stone Game (Game).....left..

’Tis a Grand ride back tho’

Portraying the resident trouts’ implausible, annual upstream battle, with a twist.

(then up the steps and into the....)

3

ENVIRONMENTAL FOREST

All sculptures made with recycled materials...

Catching a Cannie Fish

(info)

(over the river to the right)

Wood Creatures

(info)

Battle of the bugs

Worms

Water

High up ..to your left - one of the keys to life on earth.

'Edge 'Og (& worms)

(info)

 

Two Bugs

(info)

Eye of the Storm

(info)

Salmon of Knowledge

Based on the legendary tale about Fionn MacChuill - ‘ put his finger to his lips & gained great wisdom’

Heron

Milk of Human Blindness

War or Waste..or war on waste? Milking the earth for all its worth.......nurturing milk evolves into gas masks...

Human Being - Being Human

(across the river almost hidden in the trees)

Human Being - Spinner

Water

Snakes

(peep board and info)

Merman

Mermaid

Midges

(info)

Dolls

'Tis Them

'Tis Them

Reptilian Riot

(info)

Celtic cheetah

... 'Twas more like...'

Whirled Wild Web

(info)

Spider & the Fy

(poem)

Eye Spy

(info)

Milk Carton Choir

Music and Song...

... then down the path on your left...

Chip off the old block

Dandilion

Tower of Knowledge

My 'Usband

Child of the Universe

Stars.. to a grain of sand..

..then return back up & continue left

Tipi

(info)

Rest & read the oldest story within

 

Follow the path and then turn right into the...

4

VALLEY OF EDEN

The Path ..meandering poem..

 

Follow my leader

(info)

Tracks

(info)

Stone Man

Gazing out ...eyes peering from the past...

Stone Man

Stones / Time

(info)

Human Sun Dial

See the time..if there’s sun!

Connection

..no rules .. In fact.. says the physicist.. I am...

Copper Mine.. & the ancient 'Eyes'

(info)

Tenth of a Second

(info)
The evolution of the earth.. in an hour

Copper Mine.. & the ancient 'Eyes'

(info)

 

Evolution Walk

(info)

The natural history of the planet in 100 steps

Fish

(info)

From soft bodied creatures, shells, bones..to vertebrates

Ascidian

Amphibian

(info)

Fins become limbs, & tentative crawl onto land...

Reptile

Shelled eggs.. fingers & agile limbs for life on land..

Tyred Turtle

Phantas-beforus

(info)

Countless wonders... we'll never see

Dinosaur

(info)

The giants of them all...

Dino Croc Game

Birds

(info)

They took to the air...

Mammoth Tusk

(info)

Spin a Yarn (Game)

(info)

For the Yarn Spinners out there..

Uncle Australopithecus & friends

(info)

5000 years...

(info)
We often judge..

Monkeys

(peep board and info)

Giant Man & Giant Head

Migration

(info)

Homo Tyranicus

Unlock the vault & see the most destructive animal that ever lived. Take care & keep closed!

Family of Man

Birds & trees

(info)
Labels

Special Delivery

(info)

 

.. then up into the...

Ewe Create Grotto

When

The table is set for guests...

When

Owls

(peep boards and info)

Life after Death (1)

(info)

Heaven Earth (spinner)

 

Then right the Environmental Forest.. continues

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ENVIRONMENTAL FOREST

Beech Babes

No-one Chooses

Mushrooms

(peep board and info)

Giant Seats

At last your chance to be King or Queen.. of The Glengarriff Gargoyles & Gremlins.

Life after Death (2) More...

(info)

..about our insatiable hunger for 'stuff'.. M & M...

Rock Face

...continue left on path between Water & Rock Face..

 

The Call of Nature

Take a seat and lift the receiver for a totally new low-tech multi-sensory listening experience.... return.

Listen

The Root of all Evil

Is having a lark...

 

then back down towards the ladder..

Stairway to Heaven

Sometimes at the end of the journey we find we're back where we began

John Tomkins

A little blast from the past.. I made as a child & when house clearing.. fished out of a skip to find it's home here ;)

John Tomkins

Twins

(info)
Twins

 Tea Cups

... the last leg... ;)

Recycling Bug

(info)

Being Contented - Fat saf

Created from a story, Eliza wrote about our ever expanding cat.

Crows

Tempting fate, the birds dot the hillside around the suspiciously tranquil looking Fat saf.

Joy

Joy

Exhaust Ed & Woaf!

(info) by Eliza Wood. A recycled exhaust man, with his loaf tin dog

 

.. continuing down the steps and back into the Timeless Glen...

 

 

6

THE TIMELESS GLEN

 

Rapt.. in rug

(Look left high on bank) On the soft forest floor blanketed in pine needles ‘Rapt’ is swathed and carried away by her own thoughts.

'Passing Time' ( Part 2)

Fern labyrinth with 100 steps... pass as much time as you wish

For Florence

Stone Throne

U may be...

 

Continuity

Next to the fern spiral..symbol of continuity, this horn-conch variant calls to a time past & future, memories & hopes, sea & mountain, obscured from view, but forever linked to this place.

 

Slumber

(info)

A figure of sorrel lies on a bed of moss. Earth dug from the floor, iron bed & famine ruin

 

Stardust

& spinner

(info)

 

Milky Wave

(info)

Preying Mantis

(info)

 

End of visit and exit to car park

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