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You may remember when Artaissance Chief Curator, Steve, took Bravo TV “Top Design” contestant, Kerry Howard on a tour of the Artaissance facility back in April of ‘09…
Well, see that fabulous , *BIG* piece of art from the Biltmore Collection for Artaissance, specifically from the Hepplewhite furniture series behind the group?!? Apparently Kerry did because he […]

Filed under: Arrangements, Art, Artaissance, Design, Events, Exhibits, Holiday, Inspiration, Interiors, Pop Culture, Style, TV on October 15th, 2010 | No Comments »

You know, there are so many reasons & ways to celebrate strong women on this International Women’s Day… We could talk about women leaders through history, strong women who are doing great things today and ways that we women could continue becoming stronger leaders. However, since I’m still marinating in the buzz over last night’s […]

Filed under: Art, Design, Events, Inspiration, Pop Culture, TV, Trends on March 8th, 2010 | No Comments »

This year, my husband and I have been enjoying more of the Winter Olympic games than ever before. I don’t know why we’re so into the games this year, but each evening this past weekend was spent enjoying the opening ceremonies, men’s luge competition, women’s mogul skiing and freestyle short program pairs figure skating {my […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Events, Inspiration, TV on February 15th, 2010 | No Comments »

Ok, you caught me – I’m a Saints fan. And not a newcomer/fair weather one either, no siree. As a New Orleans native, born and bred on Cajun cuisine, I’ve cheered along the Saints. Although, I must admit I’m a bigger fan of college football (LSU… woo hoo!) than professional, this has certainly been an […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Events, Inspiration, TV on February 8th, 2010 | No Comments »

I was first introduced to Brian Patrick Flynn, lead on-air designer for TBS’ “Movie & A Makeover” and maverick behind the brand new {and totally awesome!} magazine-style Decor Demon blog, when doing a rare hand-delivery to the TBS’ studios for a project we were working on with popular home decor guru, Elizabeth Mayhew. I was […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Artists, Blogs, Design, Inspiration, Interiors, Interview, Pop Culture, Style, TV on January 4th, 2010 | No Comments »

If you’re like me, one of the first signals that the holiday season has truly begun is the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade. I remember sitting dangerously close to the TV screen, eyes glued to the floats, balloons and performers all coming together to make something magical.

This year, Macy’s will unveil several new character balloons including […]

Filed under: Art, Design, Events, Holiday, Pop Culture, TV on November 24th, 2009 | No Comments »

I admit it. I’m a Lifetime-made-for-tv-movie watcher. Especially on a rainy Sunday…This is where I learned that “Georgia O’Keeffe – Her Life Was a Work of Art” will premiere on Saturday, September 19th at 9 PM ET/PT.

Starring Joan Allen and Jeremy Irons, this Lifetime Original Movie chronicles O’Keeffe’s life, complete, I’m certain, with the emotional trials and […]

Filed under: Art, Artists, Exhibits, Inspiration, Museums, Nature, Quotes, TV on September 1st, 2009 | No Comments »

You’ve probably seen beautiful cappuccino/latte foam designs showcased by talented baristas – or maybe you’ve followed the “Ultimate Barista Competition.” But, have you ever seen a portrait artist work in foam?

Barista/portrait artist, Michael Keen, owns Studio 6 Coffee, in Denver, CO where he dishes out these mini-masterpieces, regularly, at no extra charge; gotta love that! The Today Show […]

Filed under: Art, Artists, Inspiration, Interview, Pop Culture, TV on June 19th, 2009 | 2 Comments »

Yesterday, I posed the question: Which art would AI’s judges and host gravitate to? And I think some creative soloutions were found. Now I’d like to do the same with the two finalists, Chris & Adam:
I find Kris Allen’s music to be very mellow and soulful, a relaxing experience. I adore his amazing interpretations of […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Inspiration, Pop Culture, TV on May 20th, 2009 | No Comments »

We know they all have extremely varied opinions and they’ve each had their favorite contestants throughout this exciting season of Fox’s Reality TV Hit, American Idol. So… this leads me to wonder: “What kind of art would the American Idol judges and host gravitate to?”
Over the past eight seasons (woah!) we’ve become familiar with these […]

Filed under: Art, Artaissance, Inspiration, Pop Culture, TV, Trends on May 19th, 2009 | 1 Comment »