At the Galleries: Door County galleries and museums
Reception with artists Thomas Franke (clocks), Gail Franke (whimsical painting), Audrey Off (relief painting) and William Marvin (landscapes), demonstrations by Off and Marvin, 4 to 6 p.m. July 17. 10 a.m. to 5 . Large wall sculpture of Noah's Ark ...
July 15, 2015
East side home as beautiful as its gardens
The couple, who are retired, noted that the exterior walls, as well as some columns and partial interior walls, are made of raked brick, and that a large overhang keeps the interior of the home shaded in summer. Decorative items they've collected ...
June 25, 2015
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ELKO — The City is seeking an architect to assist with its upcoming storefront improvement program. During the Elko City Council meeting on Tuesday, council will possibly authorize staff to seek statements of qualifications from registered architects ...
June 27, 2015
Audi A4 Avant
The underside of the engine compartment is sealed off from the road, and broad trim under the passenger cell and the luggage compartments protects the metal. The wishbones on .. A central armrest in the front - adjustable if desired and with a large ...
June 28, 2015
Favorite Streets in 12 European Cities
From the Zytglogge, a 13th-century clock tower, I rolled east past Albert Einstein's house and down toward Bear Park, where a flat path shot along the river. I missed my turn, the road cocked skyward, and I learned the Grosser Muristalden is best on foot....
April 17, 2015
Mark Amadei's Country Mile of Luxury
For years, Manhattan restaurateur and real-estate adviser Mark Amadei rented country houses while looking for the perfect place to buy. The challenge: “ I max out at more than a 1½-hour drive,” he explains. After visiting a friend in Bucks County, Pa., ...
June 12, 2015
Kovel: Secrets of mystery clock revealed
The most famous mystery clock had a figure, often a goddess, who held a long pendulum that swung for no obvious reason. She stood on a circular base with a platform. The platform moved slightly, making the pendulum swing and the clock hands move to ...
May 15, 2015
Two Single-Owner Sessions Lead Garth’s July 24-25 Auction
The clock was exhibited and illustrated in “Richmond, A Tradition of Progress: Ohio Decorative Arts ... a pair of large Lalique swans, $2,500-3,500 and an unusual and rare mixed metal Indian footstool or low table. Consisting of brass, silver and ...
July 13, 2015
Not just for riding: Bikes find spot in home decor
Some of the better options: Canadian cyclist and metal artisan Gilbert VandenHeuvel ... His online shop (therecycler.ca) offers wall hooks crafted from gear sprockets, mirrors made from spoked wheels and clocks crafted from drive trains and chain rings.
A Play of Patterns
The interior decor is subtle and elegant with comfy couches complemented by an interesting hexagonal centre table made from three segregated pieces that can be used distinctively or together. To highlight the wall behind the couch, an intriguing pattern is ...
July 8, 2015
Decorating: American Country
Even new furniture and accessories come with a patina of age, in the form of distressed wood, worn leather or rusted metal. Red-white-and-blue calicos ... a more relaxed era — with the Rustic Teal Wall Clock from Pier 1. This working clock makes a ...
July 2, 2015
Use wall clocks to enhance home decor
Wall clocks are an inexpensive way to enhance the decor of any room ... There's again a large variety of designs to choose from — fresh fruits, roosters, etc. Your kitchen clock will be a great addition to your kitchen and will help to enhance an ...
May 23, 2014
Home decor's hottest metal: Brass is back
From small moments to large ... of brass treasures, particularly trays, from all over the globe. "I am always searching for new pieces," she says. Martha Stewart Living: 19 tips for perfect laundry every time But shopping for the "mellow metal," as she ...
January 22, 2014
Large Metal Olive Tree Wall Decor
This metal tree decor is a great way to decorate any large wall space. Featuring all metal construction finished in tones of brown and golden-green. The shape of the leaves make this tree appear to be an olive tree. Very large, measuring almost eight feet ...
December 10, 2013