Throughout history, across the continents and cultures of the world, gardens have always been a special place to human beings.  It's as if gardens bring out the Adam and Eve in all of us.

Here is a portfolio of places in which Ty and her botanical friends hang out and grow, inside restaurants, outside restaurants, rooftop terraces, and condos and offices.  Humans and greenery - it's been a love affair from the beginning.

Just living is not enough... One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.

– Hans Christian Anderson

TY TAN  Obsessed with great garden spaces, she seeks to balance her creative spirit with her technical expertise.  Ty graduated from Cornell University with a B.S. in Horticulture and the New York Botanical Garden Landscape Design program.  She previously co-owned a floral design studio in Tribeca in Manhattan. In her spare time she volunteers as a UConn Master Gardener

KATHRYN KEKONA  Creative, successful greenspace is a joyful obsession for Kat.  A certified landscape designer trained from the New York Botanical Garden.  Kat incorporates multiple resources from geeky plant hunting, talented artists and craftsmen to create unique greenspaces.