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Daily Archives: July 11, 2012

More of Calvin Ross Carl’s Geometric Paintings

Categories: Art + Graphics
More of Calvin Ross Carl’s Geometric Paintings

We’ve already posted about this creative and artistic Portland-based dude before but we like him so much and he’s recently made some more stuff so why not post again? Why not? We say yes! And with summer’s heat here and all we can think about are big, beautiful, bold geometric — Continue reading

Hot vs. Cool Modern Design

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Hot vs. Cool Modern Design

Blu Dot’s Copper Real Good Chair vs. Gus*’s Glacier End Table Artemide’s Itis Table Lamp vs. Gus*’s Raquet Sports Graphic Pillows Matthews Fan’s Duplo Dinamico Fan vs. AK47′s Zen Fire Pit See your own hot and cool new modern designs in our What’s New section. 

Terry Rosen’s Pitch-Perfect Pastel Pillows

Categories: Modern Decor + Objects
Terry Rosen’s Pitch-Perfect Pastel Pillows

Pastel is a terrifying, tricky thing. For the most part, it’s an always-to-be-avoided, nauseating mix of hues that should never be placed together, even in kids’ rooms or during spring. But, surprisingly, pastels have been making a come back as a popular possible palette to revive tired indoor spaces and — Continue reading

Inspiration: Kitchen Love

Categories: Architecture + Interiors, Modern Decor + Objects
Inspiration: Kitchen Love

Kitchens can truly make or break a space.  Kitchens that feel fresh and liveable can create an invigorating feeling to want to entertain, even if you are not the entertaining type.  This kitchen, seen in Rue Magazine, is bright and cheery with lots of great design details including the floating — Continue reading

INSERT CHANGE HERE: Buy Art from Vending Machines to Help Kids Become Artists

Categories: Art + Graphics, Local + Travel, News + Events + Contests
INSERT CHANGE HERE: Buy Art from Vending Machines to Help Kids Become Artists

INSERT CHANGE HERE might just be our favorite idea for an art show that has ever existed. Starting with the knowledge that artists are made—usually by starting with a creative, inspiring arts education—a group of Portland artists, designers, writers and other creatives are banding together to help effect some change — Continue reading