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garden2 gardens / Österlen Trädgårdskonst

text & photo: aboutosterlen.com

The art of garden figures is probably as old as gardening itself.

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In many of Österlen´s gardens figures like trolls, angels or animals are a common sight. 

 
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We went to visit the Österlens Garden Art, a family owned business that manufactures concrete figures for home and garden.
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Our host Josef Portas is showing us around this interesting shop.  All figures are handmade and come in different colour shapes, like white or antiqued.
  
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Many different types of animals, angels and madonna figures, trolls and dragons, even Buddha figures are in display. 
  
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The figures are made of concrete, which is a strong and durable material suited for a Scandinavian climate, outside or inside. 
 
 
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Osterlens Trådgardkonst is also producing pedestals and urns, and many other items for garden art.
 
 

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 Osterlens Garden Art is settled in the old dairy near Hammenhög, and easy to find. Just pasing the main road you can see the sculptures.
 
 
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