Interiors

Paint it Black

Black in home interiors always has a place for the dramatist at heart.  When used well, black creates a striking backdrop for art, accessories and people.  Ask a scientist and they'll tell you that black is not a color.  For lack of a better term, and being a "decorator," I always call it a color.  However… Continue reading Paint it Black

Interiors

How to Use Dark Paint in an Interior like a Professional (or at least like a still life artist)

I love dark paint but I have a lot of trouble persuading most clients to go darker even after they've called me in to help with paint because their walls resemble an operating room.  If you're scared to go dark, but want to try it, learn from a master like Mario Buatta (above), and pair… Continue reading How to Use Dark Paint in an Interior like a Professional (or at least like a still life artist)