Monthly Archives: September 2010

roommaking-

So I am working away on this installation and when I get discouraged I have found myself saying…”what would Studio Toogood do?” Master of the temporary, the work of Faye Toogood has captivated the London Design Week again and raised the bar for those of us who make rooms…..

Learning about building

I have spent the morning-learning about, researching the work of dutch artist Mark Manders. Things to consider; the wonderful use of language in his titles , ie. “silent factory” and “writing room fiction machine”, the difference in scale in the objects that are assembled for the idea, the difference in materials (something I am not…

Building Innovation

C&B’s comrade Ghislaine Vinas has hit a home run with the apartment that is the cover girl forInterior Design Magazine this month- Vinas has an uncanny ability to mess the “store bought” with artisan craft and custom work-providing clients with a sense of place and livability.Bravo Miss G! And I will be stealing the dipped…

Building a garden

Its still in the 90’s here everyday in Mississippi so fall has not shown up-but the light is changing in the back and if doing else the leaves are changing because they are just worn out….I took some images around the garden this morning-I must have entered my horticultural phase between the Sissinghurst book and…