04 Apr 2017
In the freshness of spring, earth awakens to a new cycle of life. Nature all around is celebrating, giving birth to vibrant greens and flamboyant beds of blossoms adorning the horizon. Trees, plants, flowers and meadows are a wonderful representation of the earth element, one of the five essential elements of Feng Shui. One of the easiest methods to incorporate the earth element into any home décor is color, of course. For me, however, the perfect examples to provoke the energy of earth element are crystals, stone art, mosaic decor as well as pottery. Let’s welcome the new season in farmhouse style and some accessory ideas symbolic of the Earth element!
24 Mar 2017
With the same old feeling that I had last spring, “Every year, winter seems to last a little bit longer” but it’s finally time to bid one last farewell to the season of flu and indoors. Arrivederci, winter! Spring is finally back, and now is the right time to embrace this season of new beginnings. Indeed, it’s time to swap out our wintery decorative elements and bring in the fresh and vivid color palettes and crafty accents to embrace the spirit of spring! These are 5 ways to help you step into spring with colorful and creative mosaic decor ideas that are sure to lighten and refresh your home and spirit!
28 Feb 2017
Choosing the right mosaic for your interior can be a daunting process, so the fact that you’ve achieved this point is worth a little celebration! So now that you’ve already selected the motif and pattern of your new mosaic, it’s finally time to take the project to the next step: how to install this mosaic. Sometimes it’s better to be safe than sorry, but hiring a professional to install your mosaic can be quite expensive.Thus, preparing and getting trained well in advance can make the daunting task a piece of cake!
21 Feb 2017
Mosaic muse inside La Sagrada Familia is actually the first article I dedicate to the city of Gaudi, and daydreams… This city embraced art and architecture like no other, and this fact is revealed in its remarkable Catalan architecture and many stupendous modernist landmarks designed by Antoni Gaudí. Just like Ravenna and Tuscany, Barcelona is also believed to be one of the world’s most important centers for mosaic art, colorful ceramic tiles, stained glass, and carpentry. Enough said. Let’s take a loop through the most beautiful unfinished dream in the world and contemplate some of the world’s most beautiful mosaics!
07 Feb 2017
As a great believer in the saying “what goes around come around”. According to Hegel the famous German philosopher, this concept is a circle between the thesis and the antithesis, one generation creates the trend and the next generation reacts against it. Then the following generation revives the most out of the first thesis and improves or develops it to fit the current trend. We lately noticed that there are many ongoing trends in 2017, like reviving vintage décor elements, such as retro-style gadget, that people would only have seen in their grandparents’ houses! So what are the key trends to revive in 2017? Scroll down to discover!
18 Jan 2017
“One man’s trash is another man’s treasure.” Does this saying sound familiar? In today’s article, it will take on a new significance when we observe the magic gardens of Philly! The artist behind Philadelphia’s Magic Gardens sees wonders in the things we throw away every day. Instead of heading to the art supply store, Isaiah Zagar has been transforming the city’s waste into wonder for more than three decades. What makes his creations more phenomenal is that he doesn’t work solely with throwaway materials. Many of his mosaic artworks include tiny souvenirs from his travels in China, India, and Latin America. His main mediums are visual symbols, inspirational stories mementos from across the globe and of course the city’s junk and cultural emblems. His work is spotted by several occasion and mirrors his creative thoughts that are building and falling apart, having a logic but close to chaos, rejecting to stay still, and giving one a sense of heaven and hell simultaneously!