Art In The House


Yesterday, I spent the entire day in Atlanta. Living in the burbs has changed my driving significantly, I cruise at my leisure on some of the back country roads getting a taste of good ole Americana. After all what's the hurry? So when I made the jaunt into the big city, my Sunday driving wasn't … [Read more...]

A Room That Love Will Build


This post is about a special project that I'm undertaking this week. It's for my daughter. She is the only reason that I am emerging from a temporary design break, while forcing me to sharpen my drafting pencils. While we were fostering her, we decided to make my office her playroom and move my … [Read more...]

My Life In Watercolour


Ah...a week without snow, and I'm not sure I'm really ready. Truth be told, I actually like the white stuff. Since I'm from Upstate NY (near Canada, not NYC), I start wearing sweaters in August and I'm really not ready to put them away until maybe April. That's how my internal clock works. Yes, this … [Read more...]

Colour Scheming and a Little Dreamin’


Before I start planning a colour palette for a 10,000+ Sf office space, I thought I would do a quick blog post about a few of my favorite wall treatments that I captured on camera along the way (even one that I designed for Casa B. that I dreamed up on a napkin which eventually became a reality), … [Read more...]

Isn’t It Grand (Legrand)?


This summer I had the honour of being one of the Judges in a "Pinterest Challenge" to promote the adorne™ collection from Legrand, along with several esteemed bloggers such as Susan Serra from The Kitchen Designer Blog ( and Jenny Komenda from The Little Green Notebook … [Read more...]

It’s Time to Set Sail…


One more day before I jet off to L.A. for the annual Design Bloggers Conference, it's going to be even more amazing this year with the addition of Design Icon-Barbara Barry. In fact, I have been feverishly doing a little extra cardio, in the event I have an opportunity for a photo-op, because she is … [Read more...]