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Getting Creative with your Desktop Zen Garden

Getting Creative with your Desktop Zen Garden

You just got your Olander Earthworks desktop zen garden in the mail. Or maybe you've had it for years. Either way, here's a helpful tip to up your sphere-rolling game! Try making a habit of using your set daily as a tool to recenter yourself after computer work during the...

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Sand Spheres | The Evolution of a Family-Owned Business

Sand Spheres | The Evolution of a Family-Owned Business
We've proudly made our sand spheres and desktop zen gardens since 2008. Each design, such as our Swirls sand sphere, is carefully mapped out and hand-carved into a blank plaster sphere by our founder, Andrew Lonnquist. It can take him up to 50 hours to create one design and each design is his own, inspired by science, nature and math. No computers necessary for this process, just a honed sculptural sense, a steady hand, patience and a healthy imagination!

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Zen Garden | Give Your Desktop a Makeover

Zen Garden | Give Your Desktop a Makeover

Give your desktop a makeover with a zen garden. A happy and calm workspace makes for boosted productivity and a desktop zen garden is a visual reminder to take a break every now and then. Our handmade sand patterning spheres provide a new spin on this age old idea with a creative sensory...

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