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Composing an Aquascape One of the most difficult parts about creating an aquascape is knowing where or how to start. You have your materials ready, and it’s time to get to work but…what now? Here are some great methods to composing an aquascape that will help you create an aesthetically pleasing, personal work of art, right off the bat! For some inspiration it sometimes helps to look at easily accessible hardscape materials. Many forms of rock and wood are easily obtained, Dragon Stone, Seiryu stone, Elephant Skin Stone are popular rock options. Weathered driftwood, Spider Wood and Black Spider Wood...

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Let’s look at the SR Aquaristik stainless steel Aquascaping tool kit and it’s uses.                                                                                                                                                                                                  This kit consists of: 12” Straight Scissors 12” Sand Flattener 12” Curved Scissors 12” Straight Tweezers 12” Curved Tweezers 12” Curved Forceps Decorative Zipper Case   Straight Scissors   Don’t leave home without them! Many aquascapers rely on a standard set of tools, and the straight scissors are on that list! There’s nothing better than a sharp pair of scissors for your aquascaping needs. Versatile and timeless, the straight scissors are a staple in the world of aquascaping.  These scissors can be used for many applications....

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Did you mean aquarist? Many people question why I would use a difficult-to-sound-or-pronounce word in the name of my company SR Aquaristik. Like many of you, I started out as a young child smuggling as many aquariums into the bedroom of my family home as I could get away with. My mother often asking me, “did you put another aquarium in this room!” My response was always the same, "no, I’ve always had this many aquariums." When I became old enough to work I decided that I was going to try and get hired by the local aquarium store, Big...

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