May 30th, 2017
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 … [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 them to … [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 an area … [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 Tack, made … [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 Cola , … [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 remember canvas … [Keep Reading]
Designing for a Kid’s Room Creates an Opportunity for Fun
Kids room decor is such a fun way to decorate, bringing out the child in all of us. Children revel in their passions and there can never be enough of whatever they are obsessed with. A little girl who loves purple cannot have too … [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 regarding these … [Keep Reading]
Porches as a Life Style
When decorating your porch there are no formal rules, so decorate according to your personal life style.
Porches have always been a symbol of relaxation so decorate with comfort in mind. Often a swinging porch chair is a part of the decor or a hammock for an afternoon nap. Comfortable chairs, pillows … [Keep Reading]
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 the rainy … [Keep Reading]