August 15th, 2017
Costa Rica Tropical?
Where does the interior design aspect come into living in the tropics? What does living in the tropics mean? Many people think of Costa Rica as tropical but there are many altitudes and weather systems with 12 climatic zones and hundreds of microclimates, not all of them tropical.
When I arrived in Costa Rica in 1977 my first night in the country … [Keep Reading]
Expert or Not
After nine years of making hand painted canvas rugs I do count myself as an expert. I am constantly trying new materials, searching for better sealants, testing qualities of paints, experimenting sewing different shapes of the canvas rugs.
Kiva, Paying It Forward
In life there are many battles to overcome. We strive to find the time to be with our families and our jobs, or dedicating ourselves to running our business with concerns such as marketing, production, sales, collections and much more.
It can overwhelm, and often we feel exhausted and lost, wondering if we’ll ever make it ahead.
That is the perfect … [Keep Reading]
Lisa Curry Mair Introduces Me to Floor Cloths
Eight years ago I picked up a Mother Earth magazine and read an article about Lisa Curry Mair and her canvas floor cloths. Never having heard of this I discovered an incredible product that I believed to be a perfect product for Costa Rica’s tropical climate.
Lisa Curry Mair is my inspiration as an artist and as … [Keep Reading]