Collection by Cynthia Gentry


The Woodman’s Treehouse
The Woodman’s Treehouse transports its guests into a green wonderland where uninterrupted views of the forest and modern comforts...
Structured Play
Two of the country’s most creative and thoughtful playground designers—architect Richard Dattner and landscape architect M. Paul...
This trapeze was made by my trapeze teacher when I was living in San Francisco and going to circus school.
In the Mission District yard Monica Viarengo created for the Sharkey family, outdoor chalkboard paint by Sydney Harbour...
Viarengo added a custom stainless-steel slide to the property’s guest cottage.
Made from wooden pallets, the tree house was a requirement for the kids in this Hawaiian home.
Campbell’s Little Bird swing flies high alongside modern classics like the Eames shell chairs and Saarinen Tulip table.
Faceted forms clad in ipe slats provide an unexpected theater for fun in Tiburon, California.
The property is divided into zones, including a shade garden with a meandering path of staggered concrete pavers...
A series of mounded earth forms offers an enticing topography for play, including one that holds an in-ground...
“[The kids] are engaged, using the mounds as barricades or inventing other worlds,” says Peterson.
Another important element to the overall design scheme is the incorporation of sculpture, intended to encourage...

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