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Secret Garden

Katie McCann

donated to the city of Berkeley by: Ecology Center Farmers Markets & Assembly member Nancy Skinner

I created a design inspired by the book ‘The Secret Garden” by Frances Hodgson Burnett. Mary, the main character in the book, describes her secret garden as being like a “kind of fairy place” and when she was in the garden, she felt that no one knew where she was. Berkeley is full of secret gardens. Behind walls and fences and down strange little alley ways, there is an abundance of flora and fauna and no doubt lots of fairies.

My collage work focuses very much on the strong ties between humans, …> Read more

Location: Civic Center Park on Center St
Unveiled: Saturday October 20, 2012

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