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When I started working in the field of design, conceptualizing spaces came naturally but adding color was another story.  I was afraid the way I saw things wouldn’t be appreciated by my boss or our clients.  One day my boss saw me struggling and gave me advise that still guides me to this day.  She said “her trust in my abilities meant nothing if I didn’t have...

While in Paris I went to an exhibit of Frank Gehry's work at the Pompidou Museum.  As I strolled through the models and viewed all of the videos, I was at once moved and disturbed by the work.  It always seems to be out of context with its surroundings.  While I have always appreciated him for moving the vocabulary of architecture forward, I've always been str...

February 25, 2015

The phrase "custom made" always brings fear to the eyes of my clients.  But as I walk them through the cost of the furniture I am proposing; the idea of a unique signature piece becomes more palatable.  Whether the piece is a custom design or a semi-custom reworking of a store staple.  Getting it to look exactly as you've imagined is the goal.  In this age coo...

February 23, 2015

As a small child I discovered Jazz and was transfixed by the freedom of expression that many of my favorite artist experienced while playing and living in Paris.  Later I found myself wanting to be a fly on the wall as Baldwin, Wright and Himes meet in a cafe to discuss the plight of the Negro writer.  Then as an architecture student I found myself once again...

February 6, 2015

In the words of a very young Tiger Woods "Hello World."  I am not a writer nor do I pretend to be.  This blog will be about my experiences within the world of design.  Just as you are not (or at least shouldn't be) confined to one thing/area, this blog will not be confined to one type/ style of design.  As a designer I am influenced by all manner of things as...

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