An 1846 Original
One of the oldest (if not the oldest) cobblestone buildings in Beloit. Located just across the state line, on Broad Street and Park Avenue, in the Finnegan RV site. The building is condemned as being structurally unsound and will be torn down in the very near future as part of site preparation for a new Walgreen's store. I did a walk around this cobblestone barn yesterday to see what the big deal was about the imminent destruction of this property, and to capture what I could of it before it…
Decorating In Italian Grotto Style
Seashells have always captivated and enticed. Just try and go to the beach without picking some up. It must be the lure of the sea and the fact that it deposits a portion of its deep for us to capture before it returns to claim it back again. This post puts the spotlight on ancient Grotto Style and how today's shell furnishings and accessories follow the same quest as theirs.....to create fantasy furniture from natures stockpile of beautiful things from the sea. A grotto is a small…
Connie Chantilis Design
Award-winning artist Connie Chantilis creates individual works for private commissions, exhibition and commercial, both interior and exterior. Combining technical ability, the finest materials sourced locally and from around the world, and a creative spark, Connie produces timeless expressions of art for any home or space.
20 Magical DIY Crafts With Seashells That Will Amaze You - The ART in LIFE
If you have been beach bound this summer, especially with little ones, I am sure a load of collected seashells has made the travel back home with you.