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My Houzz: Ronnie Wood’s Old Art Studio Gets a Makeover
Check out this contemporary update of a former factory flat that survived World War II bombs and use by a member of The Rolling Stones
"Ronnie Wood of the Rolling Stones had previously owned the flat and had used it as... (Ronnie Wood is a talented artist). I'd love to see some of the before shots or historical... too! Ron Wood has been a "Stone" since about 1975 Great job! So...when do I move in... love the wood floors. Love, love, love that rooftop garden- faux grass or not- would... Ronnie Wood used the flat as an art studio, but with a little TLC and some careful..."
Houzz Tour: A Stunning Makeover Celebrates Warm Wood and Artful Salvage
Walnut countertops join hardwood floors and pieces made from leftover framing in a bright Spanish colonial
"missing art on the wood wall. The look as it is now is major Flintstones. It'd be a... unique art price there similar to the cassette art. So much creativity and love went... Too much wood and too busy with all the wood slats and tile. The front door doesn't... wonderful wood is fantastic. Really brilliant, peaceful, soulful and fun. The creative... Maybe art would help. But again just a lovely place. Incredibly beautiful! So..."
DIY Project: Artful Scrap-Wood Bench
Salvage signs, block-printed wood and a secret compartment turn a handmade bench into an interactive work of art
"block-printed wood and a secret compartment turn a handmade bench into an interactive work... photo of a wood floor that I've had saved for a few years now. It isn't too frequently... mismatched wood, all of which appeared to be salvaged from various resources. From the... pieces of wood scattered throughout my garage and studio that I had no idea what to do... resembling the wood floor I was after. And since the pieces were imperfect, my bench could..."
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
"between art deco, art nouveau and Arts and Crafts style once and for all. We will start... with “art,” but each of these three styles has its own distinct look. Here you’ll... appear, art deco, and work our way back through history, tracing the roots of each... look at Art Deco and Art Noveau, but I could LIVE in an Arts & Crafts house! Art nouveau... with the wood and ornate carpets. Have always been a fan of art and crafts and art nouveau..."
Design Workshop: Natural Wood Siding Minus the Maintenance
"arred-Wood-Siding---Burnt-Wood-Siding. Great article otherwise, its important that... natural wood. And knowing which will allow you to enjoy its natural beauty relatively... exterior woods is Black locust. Take a look at it's amazing properties! http://www... http://www.wood-database.com "Bleaching oil" is a product I've never heard of. Are there... even the wood left raw is going to be affected by dry rot, moss, dirt, etc. trust me..."
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
"craftsmanship, Arts and Crafts home interiors have a wholesome, organic appeal... styles, Arts and Crafts operates within a well-defined set of parameters — and for... reason. The Arts and Crafts movement took off around the turn of the 20th century as a... g the Arts and Crafts code, and it characterizes much of architect Frank Lloyd Wright's... works: Arts and Crafts style is driven not only by clear design guidelines but by..."
Guest Picks: Reclaimed Wood Pieces Full of Character
Bring a sense of history and depth to your rooms with furniture, lighting and art made from upcycled wood
"lighting and art made from upcycled wood... reclaimed wood, no antiquing required. — Anita from Cedar Hill Farmhouse... reclaimed wood. Some of them are made from wood actually repurposed from other uses,... from old wood. Sometimes though the wood is redone so that it looks very new. I had... up old wood forever so it's really fun for me to now see it coming into vogue! Thanks... wall art the prices are ridiculous Re-furbished and Re-claimed furniture has definitely..."
Choose Art With a Third Dimension
"with 3-D art of ceramic, wood, metal and cardboard... to add art and interest to a big blank wall, think beyond the typical framed art and... works of art stand out against this dark wall. Designer Amy Lau created this unique... to Fine ArtTextured Walls: Inspiration Beyond Paint and Wallpaper Unique baskets add... intriguing wood wall sculpture was found at an antique store in Thailand...."
Wall Art to Catch Your Eye
"words, wood — what interesting things can you put on your wall?... us use art or framed portraits to decorate the walls in our homes. While these co... work of art! Our Chiseled Wall Art is one-and-the-same as the wall. Our designs are... Chiseled Wall Art that can be hung on any wall also! 3-D art piece or something really whimsical... ideas! Art is the frosting on the cake. Excellent! these gave me great ideas! Also..."
Let's Put a Price on Art: Your Guide to Art Costs and Buying
We paint you a picture of what affects an artwork's price — plus a little-known way to take home what you love when it's beyond your budget
"original art can make a room, be treasured for years and be passed down for generations... power of art to power your interior design? Here are three experts' tips to think about... "good art" out there but there's also a lot of "bad art". Bad art sometimes can... my own art after not being able to find affordable art that I liked. (shameless plug)... commercial art. Bought for size, to fill space in new homes. I consider art to be an investment..."
Bring Back the Optimism of Art Deco and Art Moderne
Fluidity and a sense of going somewhere were hallmarks of 1920s and '30s architecture and design. Can it propel homes in 2012?
"decades: art deco and art moderne. Today we associate these enduring styles with... symmetry of art deco to the fluidity and optimism of art moderne, we can learn much from... thoughts on art deco, Bud. Thanks for sharing. Great article, glad to see Art Deco and... and Art Moderne still making an impact. www.galerieseru.com I like the art deco feel... I love Art Deco. stunning, I love all about Art Deco style, and Mid Century - have..."
Design Workshop: Materials That Tell a Story
"e how wood, concrete and stone convey ideas about history, personal taste and much... stone, wood and concrete. Let’s have a look.... reclaimed wood: the white paint was left, the dark marks emphasized, and darker wood... "reclaimed wood" - What does that mean??? I once used "reclaimed wood" and found termites... "reclaimed wood" kitchen table! What's the guarantee that "reclaimed wood" isn't going... reclaimed wood. Every photo used in this article had something unique about the reclaimed..."
Artistic Carvings Make for Cutting-Edge Architecture
Modern architecture makes room for decoration with artistic designs carved into exterior concrete and interior wood
"texture of wood, the veining of marble, the color of tile — they can also become a canvas... of cave art here. Great use of the exterior expanses, and what a delight that little... public art in Phoenix AZ that uses these techniques. Here's a shot I managed to get... reclaimed wood. This layered artwork is the handiwork of Tandi Venter, whose paintings... Kowarsky's art is figured out and aided by intermediate steps before the concrete is even..."
Design Workshop: Wonderful Material Marriages
"concrete and wood, glass and paint, brick and steel — just belong together... helpful. Wood + Stone is one of our favorite pairings at Vermont Timber Works Love the... the wood and stone. Each one compliments the other and makes the other stand out... functional art, which is what is shown here. It makes people feel special and energized... white and wood....white and anything! Love it! Fascinating architectural exercise. It..."
Stylish Wood Storage for Contemporary Spaces
Go with a good-looking grain for your home by using wood logs indoors as an architectural or artistic feature
"using wood logs indoors as an architectural or artistic feature... cord of wood you ordered to a spidery shed or the edge of the backyard. So long as... as your wood is nice and dry and spider free, take advantage of its forms and textures... Fire wood as art! I love an open wood fire but it has its place in rustic country... depended on wood heat: there is no such thing as "spider free" or "clean" wood. All manner..."