January 9th, 2017
Tibet Rug Designs Inspire
When looking for inspiration to create new art I look to other artists. This is how I found Tibet Rug Designs.
While in a working and creative lull, a friend gave me several photographs of Tibet rugs. The colors and symbols were so beautiful and I wanted to create a canvas rug with some of these designs. And so, I painted … [Keep Reading]
Natural fiber rugs
are a very organic, rich selection for interior décor. By creating design when the color options are fulfilled through furniture coverings, throw pillows, wall color, a natural fiber rug is a simple option for the floor covering.
Tropical décor in particular often includes the outdoors, with large windows for vistas of the jungles, mountains, or ocean. Interior designers acknowledge the inclusion of … [Keep Reading]
Choosing Floor Tile Design Patterns
for a home can be both exciting and daunting. The floor is the biggest component in any interior design project and often gets left until last unless the home is under new construction. But what to do when redecorating a home and the floor tile patterns are not to your liking?
It can be a greater task to change out… [Keep Reading]
Really? Law of Attraction?
What does Law of Attraction have to do with Interior Decor? Law of Attraction has to do with everything, but in interior decor it’s more important to think about what you want then what you don’t want, OR what you think you can’t have.
For example, you have an odd shaped kitchen with a stove jutting out and … [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 be it a landing space at the bottom of … [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 rugs are not fiber rugs! They have a smooth … [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 and potted plants add to the indoor-outdoor ambiance.… [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 season their winter.
Either way, many of the … [Keep Reading]
Tribal Art, African Art, African Tribal Art
These are one of the most popular design themes in any country, including Costa Rica! Art from Africa provides a wide variety for custom design ideas on large area rugs and other textiles for the home interior.
Often people ask, “Where do you get your ideas for custom canvas rug designs?” and my answer is any and everywhere… [Keep Reading]
A Testimonial for Custom Canvas Area Rugs
I’ve always been an area rug type of woman. I love to decorate and, when I lived in the United States, I always liked the look of hardwood floors with area rugs on them. Having always lived in a climate with four distinct seasons, I had never contemplated area rug alternatives. And then I moved to Costa Rica. … [Keep Reading]