A close view of the beautiful detail found on this gorgeous silver mirror.
Bohemian – a definition “A SOCIALLY UNCONVENTIONAL PERSON, ESPECIALLY ONE WHO IS INVOLVED IN THE ARTS.”* *”Warhol and the artists and Bohemians he worked with in the 1960s” I Googled the phrase bohemian to gain some insight into where the influences for the BoHo Eclectic design style originated. Here’s what I found. /BOHEMIAN/ Bohemian designContinue reading “Free Your Inner Hippie! How About Bohemian Style Décor?”
When making these art quilts, I had an idea,”Why not make several different framed art quilts, each one unique, yet designed to be hung together as a grouping?”. Sold together as a group, it would make an attractive display on the wall.
In an earlier post I suggested that it is possible to give a room a spruce up on a limited budget. Here is a good.place to start. Paint- It can make a huge difference for a small cost. Even if you’ve never painted a room, believe me anyone can do it. You can overcome theContinue reading “A Few Small Changes Can Go Far”
Studio? What comes to mind? All those yummy, organized studios you see in the quilting magazines?
Dream studios, and then there’s me. One small overflowing little room, shelving up the walls I need to rethink this studio.
Here’s my newest art quilt. I have had a lot of interesting results with combining the colored acrylic inks and silk paints. This is a good example. The abstract back drop inspired the theme. I love the orange, yellow and gold colors The flowers were painted and appliqued, and finally finished with thread painting. I didContinue reading “Summer Colors in a Silk Art Quilt”
How about a new look for a room? Try murals, hand painted or ready made stickers’? Fun and easy on the pocket book.
A silk painting wall hanging. This art quilt has a natural theme, birds and the moon.It has been featured in nterior Design Style Gu
10 decorating tips to make a small room appear larger. 1– Light colors make your room look bigger and brighter. Light colored walls reflect more light, making a space feel open and airy. 2–Create the illusion of height, by drawing the eye up., Use vertical lines that lead the eye from the floor up to the ceiling.. if the ceiling appearsContinue reading “Create the illusion of spaciousness-decorating tips for small rooms”
Re-decorating a room can be exciting and fun. It can also be a little intimidating as well. Where’s a good place to to start? Money a little tight these days? Want some help? In a word -think paint! Read on…. Change the paint- changeContinue reading “Re-decorating on a budget? Think paint!”
You may be redesigning a room, or perhaps you’ve just moved into a new place. Maybe you just feel the need for a face lift to up date your home to the year 2011. In any case, if you are in the process of decorating a room, you may ask yourself, “Why spend money on artwork?Continue reading “Modern Interior Design- Contemporary Art”