Looking for a unique and powerful accent to your garden? Try some wood stairs: These thick slices of tree trunks lead up through a stone wall, providing a functional pathway with natural beauty. See the whole Diablo Teahouse Garden at Living Green.
San Francisco’s Mosaic Staircase. Hidden art gem in San Francisco; head to and Moraga to discover The Avenue Tiled Steps. Not only will you be able to see some amazing views of the city, you'll get to appreciate a beautiful mosaic running up 163 steps.
Not sure if this is art, craft, or gardening. Pebble mosaic "carpet" is beautiful. For this pebble-mosaic patio, the author modified a classic Persian carpet design to represent the creation of the universe.