On the face of it I have not done much today … or rather I have not achieved much and I have not been rushing around. A few days ago I set another fun weekend challenge on the MyDeco forum; this one is based on a concept building of a modular high rise in 2050 – the building has curvy walls rather than being square boxes and the idea is that each building could include residences, businesses, and leisure spaces.
There were already a couple of garden spaces created but I had an idea that I wanted to create a hydroponic vegetable garden. I started at breakfast time with an empty floorplan – but kept the window format I had already used. I put grass on the floor and a soft blue ceiling and I started the search for the elements I would need. There were over 3,000 items in the “Garden and Outdoor” category; my computer is still struggling to searching and selecting was painfully slow and I didn’t dare leave the category and have to start from the top again!
We can only save designs with a limited number of objects and I soon had about twice as many as that so I could not save and was terrified in case the Pc crashed! I tried lots of combinations of plants and plant pots but could not get the plants to sit in the pot at the right level. Eventually I found an underbed storage drawer with timber sides and filled with a green blue something. I could line plants up in these and have the sit on the surface – exactly what I needed for raised beds.
This finally allowed me to delete alot of the items I had grabbed and get to a saveable point – the relief! IT took me about 12 hours from start to finish and I have just posted them … here is a preview:
So I didn’t take the boys for a walk today – a rest day now and then does no harm – and I didn’t do much housework. I did take a few moon pictures though and a couple of Dog …