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1615 hand crafted copper Stories
Guest Picks: Copper Craze
"Copper is popping up more and more these days, and I think it is the inevitable... kept them copper, because we didn't want to replace the soooo many copper hinges. The... hammered copper vessel sink in a bathroom, if I hadn't inherited the kitchen copper... bright. The copper suits the natural materials and wooded site. Though we also put a a... think copper has one bad side...Price I more like steel,black not stainless As long..."
Woven Works of Art: Mexican Textiles Offer Rich Hand-Crafted Style
For colorful embroidery and patterns to decorate furniture, accessories and even walls and floors, look to the indigenous people of Mexico
"traveling go hand in hand, and learning about the origin of your furnishings makes them... art and hand-crafting tradition, but the region's most popular products come from three... Association. Hand weavers are everywhere! Great article! Beautiful use of Mexican blankets... textiles, crafts and artwork, your inspiration can come from anywhere. I hope this inspires... have on hand. I often use them as tablecloths during Mexican meals at home. Printed..."
Houzz Tour: Hand Crafting Rehabs a Michigan Farmhouse
Artisan-made and vintage furnishings, a coffered ceiling and agrarian touches give a century-old home warm appeal
"Arts and Crafts, add that to some very personal things and wow, this is completely wonderful... tabletop is crafted from old-growth wood mottled with nail rust marks. The benches and... corner were crafted by Cranbrook Art Academy alumni and students.Table, chairs: Rob Laskey..."
Try a Copper Sink for a Warm Glow in the Kitchen
"for a copper one. Hand formed, a copper sink will add character with its color,... survive on copper only for a matter of hours), and plain old hot, soapy water cleans it... best. Copper is constantly changing color and developing interest and variation over... eclectic, a copper sink will work beautifully and will certainly act as a conversation... Love my copper sink...as you said it just keeps getting better. I love copper sinks..."
Got Hand-Me-Down Dinnerware? Make a Memorable Meal
They might be mismatched and not your style, but those inherited plates and forks can help bring meaning to your table
"dinnerware handed down to us from Grandma Shirley. The set isn’t complete, and the pattern... parents in crafts class, since even if they weren't smokers, you could never have enough... nostalgic hand me downs and in historic art and books. Involvement in history, both personal... had on hand. I instantly fell in love with the combination of Mom’s pretty, vinta..."
Get a Wallpaper Look With a Hand-Painted Touch
"steady hand and lot's of patience! Great wall! And a lot of dozer! I love it and I... your own hands. A little more neatness is probably what could be achieved in this project... Someone hand-painted this design all over this wall!' and wondering, 'How could they... I've done hand painted wall treatments before, I definitely think I'll try that. I'm... results. Hand made is ALWAYS more rewarding and fun than churned out perfection and..."
My Houzz: Colorful Hand Painting Bedecks a Creative Home
A kaleidoscope of colors on walls, furniture and fabrics brings an energetic spirit to a 1920s colonial in Texas
"design. Hand-painted murals, ombré dining walls, an impressive art collection and amazing... walls, hand painting it in shades of purple and violet to create an ombré effect.... Adam's hand-painted cross-stitch mural and work by local artists. The couple found... stump hand painted by the couple sits between reupholstered garage sale chairs.... Renegade Craft Fair, Red Hook Art Fair, Mary Emma Hawthorne, Melissa Banigan Without..."
Surprise Contender: Copper for Kitchen Countertops
Unexpected and full of character, copper is getting buffed for its growing appearance on the countertop scene
"character, copper is getting buffed for its growing appearance on the countertop scene... scene: copper. Although it's not as common as its countertop cousins, this timeless... on your hands? You know how your hands smell after you've held a handful of pennies... about copper for countertops is that copper has antibacterial qualities. I wanted... their hand...NOTHING worked! So my COPPER countertop is just getting dark from handprints..."
Modern Materials: Copper, Architecture's Natural Beauty
The rich patina is just the beginning — copper for home exteriors is strong, shapable and highly recyclable
"beginning — copper for home exteriors is strong, shapable and highly recyclable... ratio of copper to zinc results in brass, while bronze results from copper being alloyed... Copper is one of the most distinctive, yet rarely used, exterior materials. Its appeal... downspouts, copper is actually alloyed with zinc in architectural applications. A different... focuses on copper and its defining green patina, both for inspiration and with some practical..."
Kitchen Sinks: Antibacterial Copper Gives Kitchens a Gleam
If you want a classic sink material that rejects bacteria, babies your dishes and develops a patina, copper is for you
"Copper has a long history in the kitchen; it has been used as a material for kitchen... Today copper sinks are available in a wide range of shapes, styles and sizes, allowing... faucet is copper, so at least we have that! I have a primary copper sink and copper prep... copper sink, thawing meat in water in a copper sink, bathing a baby in a copper sink... double copper hammered farmhouse sink, copper faucet, and copper cabinet hardware..."
Houzz Tour: Artisanal Excellence in a Gracious Montana Ski Lodge
Rustic and rugged meet elegance and hand-crafted quality in this ski-in, ski-out vacation home for a family of 6
"elegance and hand-crafted quality in this ski-in, ski-out vacation home for a family of... tiles crafted by local artisans, a mix of appropriately textured fabrics, Western... artisans crafted the brass and copper vent hood, the metalwork, the cabinets and the... Antique copper and brass industrial pendants and a walnut island that serves as one..."
So Your Style Is: Arts and Crafts
With a dual focus on nature and craftsmanship, Arts and Crafts home interiors have a wholesome, organic appeal
"Arts and Crafts home interiors have a wholesome, organic appeal... Arts and Crafts operates within a well-defined set of parameters — and for a well-defined... Arts and Crafts movement took off around the turn of the 20th century as a backlash... Arts and Crafts code, and it characterizes much of architect Frank Lloyd Wright's work... Arts and Crafts style is driven not only by clear design guidelines but by an entire..."
Art Deco, Art Nouveau, Arts and Crafts: What’s the Difference?
If the zigzag and swirly designs of the past leave your head spinning, these descriptions will straighten you right out
"Arts and Crafts style once and for all. We will start with the newest to appear, art... Arts and Crafts is terrible. Arts and Crafts...Frank Lloyd Wright...natural, casual... arts and crafts was shocking and hilarious. My understanding is that Arts & Crafts... arts & crafts exteriors, but I dislike what is labeled as Mission/Arts & crafts furniture... was all hand-crafted. Sullivan and FLW were outgrowths of Art Nouveau and the Secessionist..."
Make Fall-Perfect Wooden Candleholders — Without a Woodshop
Are You a Maker? There's a Fair for You
Get inspired, show your work or just enjoy the amazing creativity at events around the world devoted to the art of hand crafting
"wood or crafting remote-controlled drones from spare computer parts. If your hobby... with your hands, then you're a maker. If you're not currently a maker, maybe you're... an art/craft show. I make mostly wooden spoons but also do some sculpture and mosaics... tried Craft Fairs, but often the cost of entry is too high to make it profitable... arts, crafts, and home furnishings * Kids flying remote control planes they built..."