#308 - August 2008
The term “trellis” usually connotes a wooden frame covered
in vines and climbing plants. But a trellis doesn’t necessarily
have to be draped in foliage to be worthwhile. This trellis is completely
free of ascending foliage but is nonetheless an attractive outdoor
feature thanks to some unique accent panels.
The panels are made of ordinary copper flashing, and contrary to their
aged appearance, they were crafted specifically for this project.
The patina formed literally overnight with the help of an oxidizing