If you’re anything like me, you’ve been taught to follow the “rule of thumb” for painting a small room. Stick with lighter colors and shades to create a “feeling” of a much larger space than actuality. As a designer, I’ve refused to accept it as my own logic. Although I will acknowledge that lighter and [...]
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When it comes to selecting the perfect color, it can feel a lot like the dilema Alice faced in Alice in Wonderland. Not quite because of the adventure she was about to embark on, but because of the risk of not knowing the full consequence from her actions. For most, choosing a color is an [...]
Driving along Highway 1 in the dark last Friday night, I headed to Glen Oaks Motel in Big Sur. Though I couldn’t see the beautiful coast line along the way, the night sky was light up with a million stars. This being my first trip to Big Sur, I was told by many friends and [...]