It’s The Combination of Material That Makes It.
The concept of using canvas with paint and varnish for a placemat is in itself an interesting prospect. It’s amazing how these materials come together to make such a unique product that can be made to fit into or create any décor.
When starting out with a heavy weight canvas it’s hard to believe how much this … [Keep Reading]
Interior Designers Showcase Canvas Area Rugs
Interior design showrooms are an excellent venue for displaying hand painted canvas area rugs. Although the art of canvas rugs, or canvas floor cloths, is a very old one, dating back to the 1400′s in Europe, many people are not acquainted with this art form. Displaying a canvas area rug in a furnished area provides context for showing a … [Keep Reading]
Permanent Artistic Flair with Wall Murals
Wall murals are a permanent fixture and much like a canvas area rug, has to reflect the homeowners personality, interest, color preferences and requires much thought for the design.
A unique tropical home on a hilltop overlooking the ocean with one wall standing two stories high was begging for color and design. This wall is visible from both the … [Keep Reading]
Canvas Rugs in the Kitchen
“Can they be used in the kitchen?” A question often asked. Yes! Hand painted canvas kitchen rugs and kitchen mats provide a plethora of possibilities when designing your kitchen space.
The designs and colors of canvas rugs are as varied as the kitchens they are made for. From a shiny contemporary kitchen with stainless steel and tile floors … [Keep Reading]
This really lights my creative fire: Creating hand painted custom area rugs with an interior designer from the start of the designer’s project. Why? Because the canvas rug becomes an integral part of the original interior design scheme. The designer connects with the client on a basis of color preference, living conditions, specific needs, and personality; together, we create the perfect floor art for the … [Keep Reading]
Interior Design combines both art and science of understanding people’s behavior and needs while creating a functional space within a building be it home, hotel or business.
Creative and technical solutions provided by interior designers are functional, attractive and beneficial to their client’s quality of life.
Often the occupant’s have certain needs that require special materials that can enhance the décor of a space under … [Keep Reading]
Working with interior designers is an ongoing evolution of communication and development of ideas and techniques. The ideas on the part of the design professionals who know what they want to convey and the techniques of the artisans with whom they work to help express their vision is the glue of such an evolution.
An interior designer has an all encompassing scope of vision for … [Keep Reading]
It touches me when I hear from my clients about the durability of the hand painted canvas rugs for interior décor. Years after purchasing they call or email to tell me how much they love their rugs and how well they have endured. As an artist, this is so gratifying. However, never one to rest on her laurels, there is always something new to learn, … [Keep Reading]
What is it about a favorite restaurant that brings us back again and again? In addition to food and staff, often it’s the ambiance of the place, one which makes us comfortable settling in for a good meal. Whether a cozy, warm-as-mother’s kitchen, redolent with rich, memorable smells or those eateries designed around specific themes, often it’s the restaurant decorations and details which generate the … [Keep Reading]
The concept of a designer rug actually offers many facets. It can be a rug with a definitive design created by a designer. It can be a collaboration between the rug maker and an interior decorator to achieve the perfect rug for an interior décor project. Or, it can be an artist creating a custom canvas rug designed specifically for her client.
The Association of … [Keep Reading]