Variations in stonework: carved Asian figures stand on a gravel-topped mound beside a dry stream of river rock and a serene pool in the large enclosed back yard of Susan Schneider and Joel Siegel.
Variations in stonework: carved Asian figures stand on a gravel-topped mound beside a dry stream of river rock and a serene pool in the large enclosed back yard of Susan Schneider and Joel Siegel. TRIBUNE PHOTOS BY JAYSON MELLOM
Variations in stonework: carved Asian figures stand on a gravel-topped mound beside a dry stream of river rock and a serene pool in the large enclosed back yard of Susan Schneider and Joel Siegel. TRIBUNE PHOTOS BY JAYSON MELLOM

With wonder and a sense of whimsey

January 27, 2010 12:01 AM