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iPod – iPhone app ‘Potted Garden’ helps veggie gardeners

PotGoodOriginally named ‘MacetoHuerto; now released in English as ‘Potted Garden’, it has been a Nº1 app in Spanish and Italian AppStores

Potted Garden

“Having a vegetable garden at home is becoming a vital necessity for many people. Harvesting our own vegetables, watching them grow, taking care of them and bringing them to the table is an unique experience that brings us closer to nature and gives us the opportunity to rediscover the authentic flavours of fruits and vegetables.

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May 4, 2010   Comments Off on iPod – iPhone app ‘Potted Garden’ helps veggie gardeners

‘Plot’ – animation inspired by working on an allotment

plotIn the heart of the city, behind green metal fences, the cycle of growth marches on.

Directed by George Sander-Jackson

Produced by Hilary Light for ArthurCox 2009.

“The animation was inspired by working on my allotment in the middle of the city surrounded by a busy main road, train line and flightpath from the local airport. I wanted to capture the abilty of plants and nature to find a way in any setting, and the fact that being there digging and planting you become oblivious to the noise of the city around, all you attention taken with the cycle of growing.” George Sander-Jackson

See “Plot”, the animated film, here.

May 4, 2010   Comments Off on ‘Plot’ – animation inspired by working on an allotment