So peaceful! Oriental gardens must have 3 elements symbolizing heaven, earth (and man) and water. The rock represents earth (island), the ripples represent water, and usually a tree represents heaven (higher than the other two elements) So I was taught.
Edible stones and zen soil? Figure and ground are terms for positive and negative space. The forms(positive space) exist on top of or within the ground(negative space.) Here the rocks are forms and the sand is the ground.
It doesn’t take much to turn an ordinary bathroom into a more Japanese style. The first step is to declutter like crazy. Keep everything so clean and simple that it is beautiful. You want to have a minimalist feeling bathroom, and this means stripping eve