Category Archives for Art

Back to blogging and blank canvas art!

I’m back with a fresh post after a loooong hiatus – during which we got pregnant, had our beautiful baby girl and now we’re finally starting to get into some semblance of a routine (well…as much as a 7 month … Continue reading

12. May 2017 by Charu
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Five Surface Treatments for the Fearless: Beyond Paint & Wallpaper

In some of my previous posts I’ve talked about the two most common ways to enhance walls – using paint (see the posts on Painting 101: Part 1, Part 2 & Part 3) and wallpaper (see To Wallpaper or Not … Continue reading

26. March 2014 by Charu
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‘Tis the season to be jolly and make Wreathes!

  It’s the holiday season and the merriment has begun all around! As the hubby and I are off to Seoul to visit his parents for the rest of this year I wanted to spend this past weekend doing my two … Continue reading

17. December 2013 by Charu
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A Children’s Day Treat: Inspiring Illustrations by Smita!

  I’ve always been passionate about art and children and this is what drew me to Smita’s Illustrations after meeting her in Singapore. Smita works as a press manager by day and an illustrator for non profit organizations by night! As … Continue reading

20. November 2013 by Charu
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Poetic Forms by Matthias Pliessnig

Wood – a traditional material, steam bent and expressed in striking, undulating forms which are both art and furniture at the same time. What’s not to love about pieces created by the American designer Matthias Pliessnig? A graduate of the Rhode … Continue reading

15. October 2013 by Charu
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B is for Bonsai Tree!

Hands on The Arts has become one of the most anticipated events of the year for me. I guess it’s because it allows me to combine my love for the arts and teaching and do both of these as a … Continue reading

29. May 2013 by Charu
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The Wow Factor: Small things which make a big impact in your home

Recently a friend asked me to suggest some accessories which would help add a little flair to her functional home. She felt it lacked that designer touch which we find in magnificently modeled homes on magazine spreads. I could completely relate to … Continue reading

09. May 2013 by Charu
Categories: Art, Interior Design, Lighting | Tags: , , , , , | 11 comments

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