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222 portrait painting Ideabooks
Classification of the Design Species
Kitchen Counters: Granite, the Go-to Surface Choice
Every slab of this natural stone is one of a kind — but there are things to watch for while you're admiring its unique beauty
How to Take Better Photos of Your Interiors
How to Get Along With the Neighbors — and Live Happier at Home
Rooms We Love: A Mountain Retreat Made for Cold Winter Nights
Ample linen and Ushak carpets put a contemporary twist on cozy Appalachian style in a North Carolina show house
"inviting Who painted the paintings on either side of the fireplace? Lovely! They were... were painted by Rimi Yang. spectacular! Here is the "great" room of our 1100 sq. ft.... without painting the wood white!! This are my favorite Mountain Retreat designs! -... texture, or paint can help to create the illusion of a larger or wider space, Your choice... nearby. Paintings by artist Rimi Yang flank the fireplace, offering an abstract riff..."
My Houzz: Budget-Friendly Bohemian Ranch in Dallas
A resourceful owner uses vintage finds and homemade pieces to create a cozy home full of love and imagination in Texas
"sell your paintings? Simple yet smart! Perfectly done for you and your family. Love the... by your painted "wallpaper." Sovink - I bought the blue velvet wing back chair from... grandchild's painting and blown it up to a 4' x 5' and it's in my living room!!!!! The... Idea-paint your chairs a sophisticated color in the dining room Great job on a budget... A self-portrait of Greenman painting while holding her younger son, Charlie, rests..."
My Houzz: Budget-Friendly Decorating Updates for a Great Room in Texas
Antiques rub elbows with new furnishings in this Dallas ranch, where the living and dining area got a $5,000 makeover
"bedroom also painted in "Analytical Gray"? If not, can you provide the name? Thx. acokertx... of the paint in the master bedroom. Thanks for your question! Love the grey and neutrals... There is paint that works on ceramic for the pinkish bath tile. The table behind the... chosen. Painting out the previous owners wood choices for the kitchen and family room... bedroom is painted in a dark sable gray and has oversize warm wood furniture. Plush curtain..."
Unravel the Mystery of Black
Venture into the shadowy world of this controversial hue; learning black's history and uses might just put it in a different light
"sumi ink painting on paper (In traditional ink paintings, there often is no color, so... I just painted my studio in black and I love it! I love black and have used it in... sets off paintings. When we bought this house to create a B&B in it I had a vision on... in his painted portraits. When someone told him black was not a color, he supposedly... when to paint your front door black The black and white checkerboard floor first appeared..."
Decluttering — Don't Let Fear Hold You Back
"family portraits, and other special individual creative works. One thing I've started... paper, paint, etc, and have them create new artwork, but using their non-dominant... Family portraits the children drew were also dear to me. I loved seeing each child's... In the portraits our bodies might be only big circles, or they might be sophisticated... those portraits nothing got us down.My friend Jane, who was helping me declutter..."
Do You Dare Bring Home Some Liberace Razzle-Dazzle?
"large portrait of Liberace. I could not believe my eyes. It was so funny and out... silver paint behind a Buddha and like to look at houses like this for ideas. I feel... He had portraits of himself everywhere — meeting a cardinal, his face floating over... Damon. Portraits e-ver-y-where. The movie's set designers painstakingly re-created... of the portraits from the originals they accessed via the Liberace Foundation, but..."
My Houzz: Universal Design Helps an 8-Year-Old Feel at Home
An innovative sensory room, wide doors and hallways, and other thoughtful design moves make this Canadian home work for the whole family
"family portrait beside the fireplace is just wonderful. What a great demonstration... update the paint colour. Hard to see, but on the other side of the shower, there is a... feet.Wall paint: Grey Drizzle, Sico The dog portrait at the end of the 4-foot-wide hallway... Wall paint: Hailstorm, Sico Brocklehurst and Boland merged style and functionality... Can.Wall paint: Freezing Rain, Sico Brocklehurst stores loose items and small toys in..."
My Houzz: Pittsburgh Loft Living Gets a Hit of Artful Eclectic Style
"of self portraits and the vintage yellow and white desk. As a painter, and a once-... I love paintings. The collection here is very engaging and eye-appealing. I find... of self portraits by an artist named Liptiez, painted over a 20-year period, creates... of his paintings in her private collection. Although the dressing area is out of... large-scale paintings balance the room's proportions and create movement among the furnishings..."
If the Black Swan Had Different Sets....
My Houzz: Treasure Hunting Pays Off in Maryland
Artfully layered accessories and patterns plus an eclectic furniture mix make for intriguing decor with vintage flair
"is the paint color on the kitchen cabinets? A wonderfully creative approach. This... family portrait It all works together and I love it! we love all of the antique... available); paint: Davenport Tan HC 76, Benjamin Moore; armchairs: Seagrass Wingback, Pottery... footrests. Paint: Shelburne Buff HC 28, Benjamin Moore In another corner, a ledger book... says. Paint: Davenport Tan HC 76 (dark stripes); Shelburne Buff HC 28 (light stripes)..."
Houzz Tour: Deceptively Detailed Minimalism in Miami
A family's white, uncluttered interior serves as a clean backdrop for colorful details and 'suspended' style
"a few portraits hung in the family room. I would never know that children (or adults)... the back-painted magnetic glass they have in the childrens' office? Sounds like a practical... orange back-painted magnetic glass. The custom desk is covered in matching orange and the... faux-concrete painted design by a local artist. It breaks up the white and adds a more industrial..."