I arrived back in the USA with fond memories that will last a lifetime! We started the trip with the simple pleasures of life in Racalmuto, Sicily. I caught up with family news and marveled at the growth of the youngest generation. The homemade meals were made from the freshest of locally grown [...]
Great article about using color and neutrals together from Home by Design. This quote from the article really resonates with me and my own design style. "Editing is a part of the process. With too many objects in a room, you don't appreciate any one thing."
I've been working with artist Brian O'Neill for some time now and I just love his work. I recently used some of his large pieces to stage a condo in Victor. Here's a little more about Brian in his own words: “My responsibility as an artist is one that asks me to [...]
We went out to see some sites today in Taormina, Sicily. The Greek Theatre in the photo below is carved out of the hillside and was refurbished by the Romans in the 1st century AD to accommodate the Gladiator games. The bottom photo is a great view from Castelmola in Taormina. More [...]
We are enjoying our time in Italy, catching up with family and soaking in the sites. The first photo below is a typical view from Racalmuto. My son Christopher picked some grapes from my family's terrace, which was a really nice treat. The large painting is by my cousin Silvio Macaluso of [...]