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Houzz Tour: Eclectic Eichler in Northern California
Vintage treasures, found pieces and neutral colors make the most of an iconic designer's California modern creation
"bohemian, artistic pad (shouldn't houses like this always be called pads?) that is both... is the painting on the brick above the fireplace? Normally, Eichler homes are not... along one wall are for her well-curated collections). The lines are mostly midcentury... glass walls in the house and plays with the airy feeling. As do the air plants.... vintage paintings of California landscapes. She collects them at flea markets and garage..."
Studio Tour: An Art Salon in the Heart of Las Vegas
"solo, artist friends Daria Riley and Sabrina Cofield reached a state of limbo in... Vegas artists' works? Nicely designed by the way! what a wonderfull thing you have... group of artist and started a coop-- and it was a nightmare! This is like looking at... From one artist to two others....I wish you success beyond your imaginations!... off the wall.Chalk paint: Rust-Oleum Tintable Chalkboard Paint... me to paint the wall," Cofield says. "It took three days! It was a lot of work —..."
My Houzz: Modern Zen Style for a Montreal Loft
Dramatic art mixes with unexpected and clean-lined design elements for a home as hip as it is engaging
"building from artist Sylvain Tremblay, moving her company into the ground floor and her family... frame wall too. A beautiful place, I'm sure there is a nursery somewhere but perhaps... Trudeau painted the walls and hardwood floors white to reflect the light as much as... storage wall and platform bed contribute to the minimalist aesthetic.Portrait: André... ; the walls are covered with slate tile, and the floor is heated. Trudeau added a..."
Art Deco Elements Create a Contemporary Flap
The rich colors and angled forms of this retro style are still jazzing up interior designs in all manner of homes today
"mirrors. Artistic and glamorous, art deco still influences contemporary geometric designs... damaging your walls. In fact, it's reusable, affording you the flexibility of changing whenever... This painted door epitomizes art deco styling. It imitates the use of exotic woods... dark walls and leather chairs together with what looks like a tortoiseshell or veneer..."
Design Opportunity: Style in the Stairs
"metal artists, metalcrafters and fine carpenters in your region. Often times you... balusters with painted wood posts and railings Janet, feel free to take a look through our... Choice of paint and stain helps this kind of balustrade adapt. This industrial piece... says. "We painted them to highlight their shadow lines as well as to contrast the naturally... flat and painted black. Rustic chic cabins utilize branch shapes on railings to add..."
My Houzz: Hodgepodge Happiness in a Santa Cruz Beach House
"dingy walls, paper-thin windows, all the things that needed to be done. I wish I... knocked down walls to expand the kitchen and pushed out the back for a new main bedroom... white paint you have on all the walls. The flea market finds are the best. It looks... know the paint colors EXCEPT the white interior is just basic white Kilz paint. I purchased... all the wall to wall carpeting in my Florida home and replace with wood. Thanks! LOVE..."
My Houzz: Color, Character and Artistry in San Francisco
Meshing styles leads to design harmony and an eclectic, personal look for a couple who embraces the art of compromise
"Lamb, an artist. The result is a cozy, comfortable home that successfully blends their... spray paint it gold," Lamb says. "I would paint everything gold if I could," adds... Ryder.Wall paint: Gunmetal, Benjamin Moore; "R/R" print: McBess; skull: Saber Tooth... pick out paint colors and paint the living room and dining room." They envisioned this... Artist Jason Laferrera created this fox print. "The print was Tim's before I moved..."
My Houzz: Artful and Open Dallas Townhome
An art-loving Texas homeowner leverages open space, light and a creative mind to fashion a gallery space for living
"upcoming artists, Maxwell acquired some locally produced large and bold pieces to serve... ceiling paint was used on all noncolor walls and ceilings. The entryway, featuring... Accent wall paint: Chinese Red, Sherwin Williams; photography: Michael Maurer; bedding:... area." Wall color: Hearth, Sherwin Williams; painting, David McCullogh; couch: Crate... colorful painting in the living room served as Maxwell's primary inspiration — all of..."
Expressive Modern: The Interiors of Amy Lau
"in an artistic style to create a look truly her own. Lau's first book, Expressive... simple as painting a wall in a color they are drawn to, showcasing a vase they’ve picked... and hand-painted the leaves. Artist Jo Lynn Alcorncut the petals down by hand, putting... and a painting by Josef Albers. This living room is part of a 2,500-square-foot... abstract painting by Rex Ray, and Lau found a stunning Tibetan rug that was done in..."
My Houzz: Once a Schoolhouse and Church, Now a Home and Art Gallery
Creativity and history come alive in attached 19th-century structures in upstate New York, and the local art community makes a new friend
"ceramic artist Ayumi Horie, who was in the process of renovating a schoolhouse connected... local artists, including Horie. An original painting by Maira Kalman of Alexis de... entryway wall. This painting was featured in Kalman's illustrated book And the Pursuit... added a wall to divide the den from a 400-square-foot studio for artist Jennifer Woodin... up the walls with a fresh coat of Benjamin Moore's White Dove. "I appreciate the home..."
Artsy but Approachable
"Just as artistic expression varies from primitive pottery to classical sculpture to... of the painting makes it a focal point. Neutral furniture and white walls are functional... allowing the painting a dominant position. Minimalism is an often-misunderstood, sometimes... harsh artistic style. While in many rooms, simple color-washed canvases would feel... This painting is so much fun that it deserves to be talked about - and it's size..."
Catch the Intrepid Design Spirit, Courtesy of Brian J. McCarthy
Crack open the designer's new book and discover how to create interiors that 'crackle with excitement'
"from an artist. The results always have that crackle.... remember. Wall lights over mantel: Hélène de Saint Lager Shimmer is good. The walls in... mirrored wall creates the crackle. Balance old and new, ornate and contemporary. “Each... plaster walls and black lacquer details give the master suite updated Hollywood glamour... table, wall murals based upon Monet’s lilies, an 18th-century Italian glass chandelier..."
My Houzz: Joyful, Earth-Conscious Home in Vermont
An architect blends green construction, fine craftsmanship and profuse art in his dream home near Vermont's Lake Champlain
"r and artist who passed away last year. He adds, “It was pure, unbridled joy for... line the walls. Totally self-powered, the project’s five “petals” track the daily movement... exterior walls are marine-use MDO plywood.Wood: Rice Lumber; windows and doors: Pella... stairway wall. The first floor of the home and the two studios are wheelchair accessible... and the walls are concrete. Ted designed and fabricated the home's furniture, cabinetry..."
8 Ways to Decorate With Love and Meaning
Surround yourself with happy memories, inspiring messages and delightful drawings for a home that brings joy every day
"your walls with reminders of the places and people you love. From typographic creations... meaningful wall art for your home is easy to do, and easy on the wallet. Here are eight... grandmother's paintings and my own kids' drawings and paintings, all the more beautiful and... gallery wall of (a small part of) my MIL's postcard collection from when she was travelling... kitchen wall we have mounted in a row above the cabinets small tiles, masks, plates..."
Houzz Tour: Lola Nova's Small Space, Big Life
"is an artist, designer, shop owner, blogger and musician. On a daily basis Smith... with new paint. Her vintage dogwood blossom tablecloth is repurposed as a curtain to... enamel hand-painted tray. Smith calls this "a study in steely blue and naturals," featuring... backyard when painted red. The blogger's green bicycle sits ready for her next designer creation... green walls and timeworn fabrics give the space a comfortable feel. Old suitcases..."