Meet the Artist: Ron Blunt, Architectural Photographer

I was doing research on the recent opening to the public of Philip Johnson’s Glass House in New Canaan, CT and came across the familiar work of photographer Ron Blunt. To say his work is amazing in an understatement. I think that architectural photography is extremely tricky because it’s all about capturing the three dimensional … Read more

Meet the Artist: Lorie Reilly, Mosaica Botanica

I attended the Duxbury Art Association Annual Craft show this past weekend and was totally blown away by the artistry of Lorie Reilly of Moasica Botanica. Lorie paints with glass; bringing life and movement using nothing but colored glass and grout, and her imagination. After a career in publishing, Lorie decided that it was time … Read more

Meet the Artist: Paige Carter, Bog Dog Designs

Another amazing booth at the Duxbury Art Association Craft Show this weekend was that of Paige Carter, of Bog Dog Design. Paige creates hand painted floor cloths. Durable and highly decorative, floor cloths, originally made from left over sail cloth, were popular during Colonial times. In many cases, they were the poor mans tapestry and … Read more

New England Connections seen at the Architectural Digest Home Show 2012

As previously mentioned, I did a one-day whirlwind road trip down to the Architectural Digest Home Design show in New York. Met some of my favorite bloggers, in person for a change!, and took in some truly beautiful design work. I wanted to start close to home with some designers and artisans with ties to … Read more

Meet The Artist: Laura Lienhard, Textiles

Laura Lienhard Textiles is a design studio located in Burlington, Vermont offering a diverse range of woven and printed fabrics for interiors. Laura studied textile design at the Rhode Island School of Design and pursued a career as a fine artist, concentrating on tapestry weaving prior to the founding of her company in 1998. The … Read more