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one big yard is the business and the practice. one big yard is slowly building resilient gardens that tend towards habitat creation and diy experimentation. laughing with nature, loving among weeds, mulchy, rocky, bird shit and lizard eggs scattered about.

erik schmahl (owner) is a landscape designer and educator. he holds a b.s. in environmental studies from florida state university and an m.l.a. in landscape architecture from the uninversity of arizona. he is a certified water harvesting practitioner and has studied japanese garden craft at the portland japanese garden. erik designed gardens with TERREMOTO in los angeles for a spell. erik is currently an adjunct lecturer at the univeresity of arizona in the college of architecture, planning and landscape architecture and co-runs the school of new art geographies (SNAG) w/ artist susanna battin.

tucson, arizona


est. 2020