Portfolio Class

Portfolio Class

The portfolio class is over but the portfolio itself just got started and tend to have its own long and very saturated life. I am very thankful to my professor Ms. Laura Kimball for her kind guidance, gentle but very “straight to the point” critique that...
Emphasis. Focal Point of the Space

Emphasis. Focal Point of the Space

Emphasis is the creation of focal point – an area visually important enough to draw and hold attention. The best examples of dramatic focal points are: big fireplace, view from the window, wall of dramatic art or impressive piece or grouping of furniture. Some...
The 5th wall

The 5th wall

Ceiling and how it should be treated. I would say with GREATEST respect. Let’s talk ceiling treatments. The ceiling treatment can have a powerful, yet subtle, influence on the overall feeling of space in the interior. The most typical ceiling materials are those...
Design or not design…

Design or not design…

I always knew who I DO NOT want to be. The list was big. However, I don’t recall that exact moment when I caught myself thinking feet and inches, color codes and furniture styles. The decision on major of my first degree was made by me only and against the will...
Light and the Mind and Body

Light and the Mind and Body

Lighting has dramatic effects on mind and body. We all have mood variations in response to natural light. Sunny days bring us joy and cheerful outlook, while gloomy and dark days put us in negative, sluggish mood. Similarly, artificial lighting that is either way too...