Schoolhouse Electric Office eclectic

Schoolhouse Electric Office

What Houzz contributors are saying:

A chalkboard greeting welcomes visitors to the Schoolhouse Electric factory.What sort of work were you doing before Schoolhouse Electric? Faherty: I was a real estate broker selling old homes on the east side of Portland in the early 1990s, when people started to restore homes. Those folks were looking for materials that matched the quality and ethos of the past, and there weren't many options for lighting, which I had a real passion for. So I started to do research around what had happened to all of the amazing fixtures and the companies that had produced them. I was particularly smitten with institutional-style lighting that you'd see in public buildings and storefronts, like schools and shops. I liked how practical and beautiful the opal glass shades were, yet they had all — except for a handful of ubiquitous shapes — disappeared.

What Houzzers are commenting on:

Pamela Dalton added this to office
June 7, 2014
love it
nehrenstrom added this to nehrenstrom's Ideas
September 18, 2013
Chalk Board Welcome Sign back hall
joe covington added this to jpcovington's ideas
June 27, 2013
cool lighting
jncherwa added this to Buffalo Final Plans
March 23, 2013
green chalkboard with salvaged wood frame in kitchen
Remember these old school desks? Still a great choice...
Pamela Dalton added this to furniture
July 24, 2012
littlealexa added this to littlealexa's ideas
April 16, 2012
Brenda Bloods added this to places to go
March 25, 2012
in portland!
stephc102 added this to stephc102's ideas
March 11, 2012
the sign
hothot22 added this to hothot22's ideas
March 4, 2012
ylandrum added this to ylandrum's ideas
March 4, 2012
goodwitch added this to Shopping
February 29, 2012
Schoolhouse Electric
jcagurto added this to jcagurto's Favorites
February 27, 2012
thejesspage added this to thejesspage's ideas
February 27, 2012
warm lighting and the little desk
trishabet added this to trishabet's ideas
February 27, 2012
ampersandrea added this to ampersandrea's ideas
February 26, 2012
idea for classroom
tracicot added this to tracicot's ideas
February 26, 2012
Schoolhouse electic factory
donnapepe added this to donnapepe's Favorites
February 26, 2012
Schoolhouse Electric
kbrollins added this to kbrollins's ideas
February 26, 2012
Lib Travis added this to Lighting
February 26, 2012
Sources lighting
jo022 added this to jo022's ideas
February 24, 2012
desk, chair
whitneyk added this to welcome, this is home
February 23, 2012
Chalkboard greeting (double as my persona l overload board when not expecting guests)
newmouse added this to objects/artists/products
February 23, 2012
check out the website
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