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“Children develop a greater sense of belonging to their community and its physical environment when the have a chance to learn and play outdoors. By belonging, they develop social responsibility, empathy, and compassion for one another and the natural world.”
- Cheryl Corson, Grounds for Learning

Cheryl's Projects

Anne Beers Elementary School Future Home to Butterflies
Rindy O'Brien
Capital Community News: East of the River
December 2009

A new butterfly garden in a Washington, DC public school will serve as an outdoor classroom for 5-10 year olds. Cheryl managed the project with a great team.
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The Home Orchard
Adrian Higgins
The Washington Post
June 2009

Cheryl and Chris Corson's property near Washington, DC is featured in this article about growing organic fruit. Purchased in 2003, the land now produces pears, grapes, raspberries, chestnuts, and apples. Read about Cheryl's philosophy about chemicals and sharing with deer.
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Design Profile: Cheryl Corson Design
Derek Thomas
Capital Community News: Hill Rag
October 2008

An article featuring a very contemporary urban garden near Washington, DC's Union Station, with a swimming pool, waterfall, and cool sculpture commissioned by the designer.
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Capitol Hill Backyards Then and Now
Cheryl Corson
Capital Community News: Hill Rag
September 2008

Learn some interesting urban backyard history, and how Cheryl designed two adjacent spaces for old fashioned neighborliness with contemporary flair.
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Cheryl Corson, Landscape Designer
Michele Beamer
Capital Community News: Hill Rag
October 2003

Cheryl Corson is featured in an article that appeared when her business was in its first year.
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Flyer: Passing Section 4 of the LARE
Cheryl Corson, RLA, ASLA


Cheryl began offering webinars on this difficult section of the LARE in August 2013. Now a popular three-part series, this flyer describes the content and registration information.
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