Aspen’s Galerie Maximillian

 Hi all, Sorry I've been absent lately, I was very busy during the late Fall and early Winter. You'll hear from me more often now. I was walking in downtown Aspen the other day and had to stop at Galerie Maximillian after browsing the windows. I have always loved almost any kind of picture that is made from a mosaic or collage. They feature the work of Cameron Gray, whose photo collages create interesting, beautiful and eye catching works of art. I love the Marilyn series - look closely and see hundreds of tiny images. It's like getting hundreds of artworks in one!           Below is the detail of the flag above - fun isn't it?       You can see more and more close-ups and how the artist makes ... Read More »

Road trip to Redstone

I went to Redstone last week to meet a new client and help her select paints, carpet, etc. for her vacation home there. We selected a few combinations of paint and carpet. She is going to get sample sizes of the paint and see how they look on her different walls. This is so important as the samples are not always true. Keep posted for a future blog on paint colors.     Redstone is a wonderfully scenic small town on the edge of the Maroon Bells Wilderness Area. It was a beautiful drive along the CrystalRiver from Carbondale to Redstone. By the way, this is a great cycling route, just go very early on weekends or mornings on a weekday as there isn’t much of a shoulder. Most of the drivers are cyclist friendly but some are not. There is a nearly completed bike path ... Read More »