Experimenting with different lighting.
Tied in a knot hanging light.
With nothing available in green, these yellow lights will do for
This is the sitting spot, a.k.a. View from Main Desk.
Virtually all lighting in this garage is activated by motion
These yellow lights are set to turn off 5
minutes after motion ceases (unless there's still motion).
Below shows the incomplete wing-wall that will require cuting of the
figure 8 brick to be installed within each of the toothings on
the left side of the column on the right.
The columns were finished and since there were leftover reject
cuts, they were used along with some broken stone that came a
couple of days ago from a mason looking to dump some debris.
After first topping off the wall with a rowlock course, the
need to not waste the leftover mortar and brick parts kept this
The photo below is the rough side of the wall.
Since the pieces
shown on this small wing-wall were cut from full brick which were
originally cut to be used in the column in the
background (and are leftovers).
wing-wall portion of the wall was planned out beforehand, the cuts used
here would have been custom cut.
This is what the brick looks like on the floor dry.
This is what the brick floor looks like wet
About some time last year, my neighbor
the north had given me some really great flat large pieces of what
might be cut granite (or unpolished marble??). When it was
given I simply tucked it around an apple tree to curtail
weeds. The tree was planted last
year (brought to you by my friend Vickie). I'd say there's
enough stone out there to cap-off the entirety of the wall (and finish
seat-top in the shower, which is the first intent).
This concludes the Lighting Page