The Making Space – Hopeful Ruins and The Idea Wall

Ruins, the remains of human made architecture… When this word rolls of your tongue you are likely to vision Pompeii or some such historical moment.  Today I am thinking on the word ruin and feeling hopeful. From left: Walls coming down and the chaos of clutter this past weekend.  New space, blank and ready. Last […]


The Making Space – Salon Walls

The studio revamp is underway.  Soon we will be knocking down walls and rearranging every last inch of this space.  Demolition is not my forté although I must admit that taking a sledgehammer swing to a few walls has a certain allure.  Regardless, I have been swimming around in a sea of inspiration, studying other […]


The Making Space – The Beginnings of a Studio Redesign

Decorating is not about making stage sets, it’s not about making pretty pictures for the magazines; it’s really about creating a quality of life, a beauty that nourishes the soul.  – Albert Hadley So amongst what seems like a zillion client designs and personal painting projects  we are redesigning our studio space!  When we first […]