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Architect's Toolbox: The Sketches That Spark a Home
See why in a high-tech world, pen and paper are often still essential for communicating design ideas
"low-tech art forms around: the pen-and-paper sketch. "That big idea, the whole project... of the "art" of this sketch. An art that reflects the rich background and experience... work of art... I like the art in Architecture more than the tec part. I have started... dying art. Perhaps it is only my age that makes me value this talent so much....... As an garden designer I struggle with the sketch. It is an essential part of my process..."
The Faces Have It: Large Portraits Go Over Big
"it fine art or a family photo, if an oversize face is added to a room, visitors will... I love arts that comes with good lighting. Good arts deserve some kind of specialty... College of Art and Design on May 13. Jasmine Jones Art. Yes! I love big portrait art... pieces of art just too....in your face? I love art. Just painted this. Oil on canvas... to my studio and ask if these are of me..... Celebrities . . . . feh! I love oversized..."
Design Practice: How to Pick the Right Drawing Software
Learn about 2D and 3D drawing tools, including pros, cons and pricing — and what to do if you’re on the fence
"stop, its art and this world needs more art.) Great article. We use AutoCAD for permit... be my art, & the time that I spend drawing is no waste to me, but rather zen. Since... keep this art form alive! Пере городка I use sketchup in all my presentations both a... 'blame' my art background as opposed to a more structural and technical learning experience... re or art/drawing experience or education. As the only other person in a two man..."
Design Practice: 11 Ways Architects Can Overcome Creative Blocks
"up my studio leads me to discover things I've set aside to create with, and that... into the studio in the morning...once there, things will happen almost of their own... of the studio, away from my drafting table and into a different environment. I’m able... The “art barn” shown here is a good example. Or think of Maya Lin’s iconic Vietnam..."
Kitchen of the Week: Exquisite Artistic Backsplash
Rippling colored glass forms an imaginative wall, while a clever layout embraces practicality in this stunning Texas kitchen
"that felt artful and unique. He was focused on practicality. "They had the right-brain... Like this artful approach! I love the seating area, colorful pillows (by the round... amazing art piece but it is not long before you realize the whole kitchen is tastefully... into my garden beds around the end of the courtyard, and the water from the rooftop... in the garden. I am looking for an interesting tile backsplash for above the hob..."
What's the Big Idea? In Architecture, It's the Parti Pris
Learn about the concept of this guiding principle in design to make sure you and your architect share the same vision
Design Workshop: The Intriguing Effects of Exposed Framing
Reveal the structure of your home for interesting design opportunities and eye-catching visual effects
Houzz Tour: Preserving an Untouched Hollingsworth Gem
Finding the Perfect Home for a New House
Easels Take a Stand
Save your walls and showcase your artwork to its best with tabletop or floor easels that hold to your style
"with your art. The easel itself dates back to ancient Egypt, where large panels rested... interesting art piece? None of these folks have big dogs or small children? Lovely ideas... piece of art, as shown in this half paneled wall! Gina Fitzsimmons ASID, Annapolis,... whose studio is my living room, an easel is a must, but I slide a love seat in front... eless Art Bares Its SoulClever Ways to Hang Art... allowing art to be part of the tabletop vignette. This is an artist's easel, and you..."
Design Workshop: Kinetic Architecture
A Little House Unfolds Into an Outdoor Theater
Turns of a crank reveal seating for events, but this little structure's best act is bringing people together
"for the Arts in York worked together to get to the root of what turns a town into a... only my studio-style playroom could open!... creates art in public spaces that helps people interact with one another and enjoy... for the Arts. The house is located at 202 Main St., York, Alabama. Know of another..."
Houzz Tour: A Manor Near D.C. Goes From Suburban Modern to Georgian
Newly enclosed spaces and traditional details join eye-popping murals to give a 2002 home some European gravitas
"use of art is so inspiring. I hope others also note how you have hung your art at... paintings. Art everywhere...such a super idea to buy art every year of a marriage...and... loving the art in this house. And the black swirls around the ceiling light. :) What's... piece of art Such a wonderful mix! I love the murals & the gold/creme coffee table... of my studio or stenciling it. The murals in this article have decided me to wall..."
Face Time: Creative Ideas for Decorating With Portraits
"Fine art and frame restoration by Tirage Fine Art Gallery. I have two painted portraits... in my studio every December. One year I asked each artist to do a self portrait to... enduring in art - they're simply fascinating. Whether representative, traditional, psy... endly art in the hallway. These ideas are great! I especially like beautifully framing... piece of art … because it is! Create a gallery wall with self-portraits from each of..."
Design Workshop: Cool Lighting Tricks
We turn you on to pro lighting strategies to highlight features, create intrigue and make the most of indoor and outdoor rooms
"paintings, art sinks and stained glass works. As part of our service we advise our customers... are my studio and home. not often i have a client who will embrace this kind of mixture... surface an artful composition. Do the math. Having a hard time knowing exactly how much... if your art collection isn’t what you’d like it to be. Consider the effect of these..."