May 6th, 2015
We create hand painted custom decor for your interior design needs. We work with each client to make an exclusive design for each product.
Spring Cleaning, Rainy Season
Spring cleaning is the opportunity to let in the fresh air, clear out the clutter, and give your home a little, or a big facelift. Here in Costa Rica we are coming into the rainy season. Technically it is our summer, but with rain every day Costa Ricans prefer to call … [Keep Reading]
Finca Rosa Blanca
When visiting Costa Rica there are a myriad of experiences one has to choose from. The Finca Rosa Blanca Hotel Coffee Plantation and Resort, offers one of those experiences in and of itself.
The hotel has been awarded by the Costa Rican Tourist Board for compliance with the Certification … [Keep Reading]
Custom Area Rugs
Area rugs are an important aspect to interior design. Often an area rug can be the starting point for a rooms design. Or an area rug compliments or completes the look of a room.
The advantage to a custom area rug is that it can be made to the size of … [Keep Reading]
The Most Asked Questions
During my 10 years of painting canvas rugs several questions have popped up time and time again. Here are some of the most asked questions about how to use canvas rugs in your interior decor.
How do you keep a canvas rug from slipping?
We use Putty … [Keep Reading]
Company Logos as Design
Company logos are one of the most important aspects of marketing by creating an image that brands the company. There are many ways to create a memorable logo that will brand your company’s name.
1) By using a distinct shape of the words of the product’s name, for example, Coca … [Keep Reading]
Selecting Art for Dining Room Rug
Making the decision to purchase a hand painted dining room rug needs to be taken with care.It is an investment that will be lived with for many years. As Wendy, our most recent client expressed,
“I knew I wanted Laurel’s Originals canvas rugs in my home but I … [Keep Reading]
Just When You Give Up
“I’ve given up on having rugs at all.” is a common phrase I hear when I tell people I make canvas area rugs for interior decor. There are many reasons why finding the right rug can seem impossible and many reasons why canvas rugs can SOLVE those problems.
Let’s … [Keep Reading]
How Are Custom Canvas Rugs Ordered?
What do you think when you see a company in Costa Rica making canvas rugs? Do you wonder about how the product is shipped, and will it arrive safely?
These are considerations I would have dealing with a custom product coming from a foreign country.So here are some answers … [Keep Reading]
Isn’t Imagination a Wonderful Thing
When creating hand painted custom area rugs we design a space where durability and beauty come together. Over the years many of our custom designs became In House designs as each project creates new and exciting art for floors.
An In-House design can become customized for your home … [Keep Reading]
Runner Rugs in Narrow Spaces
Runner rugs are those long narrow rugs that are perfect for narrow spaces such as hallways and porches. On the side of your bed or in front of the kitchen sink are other great places for runner rugs.
The advantage to using canvas rugs as runner rugs is the ability to make … [Keep Reading]