Naymie is the founder and president of GardenStone. His
specialty has always been blending yesterday's craftsmanship with
today's technology. He learned about form, balance, and detail as
a residential builder constructing award winning homes in Beverly
Hills and Malibu.
He founded GardenStone in the artists' community of Nelson, BC.
Working in his garage, he perfected the special blend of cast stone
used to create the smooth look of polished stone which distinguishes
GardenStone. He moved the facility to Vancouver,
where he expanded the production capability and product line.
has recently opened a facility in China, to better service the growing
international demand for this unique and beautiful garden art.
Keeping up with the latest garden styles, working with visionary
designers, and the use of innovative methods and materials, represent
his commitment to bringing timeless beauty to your home and garden.
Alex Sukhomlinov is the creator of our classic European
collection. Alex is from Odessa in the Ukraine. For generations
his family has been doing the exquisite plaster moldings seen in
palaces and museums. His family's company did the decorative plaster
in the interior of Michael Gorbachov's dacha. We are fortunate he
has turned his substantial talent to our much smaller edifices.
Hackney is the creator of our contemporary pieces. Russell
is from Stoke-on-Trent in England, a region renowned for its fine
ceramics. He learned his trade from his father, and his perfectly
pitched use of balance and line have created pieces of universal
appeal. One of the highlights of his career was the design and creation
of a commemorative clock presented to the Queen.
is the man behind the many unique and beautiful finishes which are
the hallmark of our collection. His knowledge of stains and finishes
comes from many years of hands on experience with our garden products
as well as work in decorative concrete flooring. His artistic vision
brings out the natural beauty of the cast stone.
We at Gardenstone are very proud of the products we have created.
We are continually striving to improve what we do.
Thank you for taking the time to view our work.