After seeing one of my wall hangings at the Guild Fair, this couple - recently retired from Connecticut with a new home here and in West Palm Beach, Florida - asked me to come over and talk about creating a special piece for their outdoor fireplace. While there, I was invited downstairs to see an incredibly beautiful rock fireplace created in the style of the famous Grove Park Inn stonework. By the time our time together ended, I was asked to create 2 special pieces for their home, one for the outdoor fireplace and one for the downstairs fireplace
After several weeks of weaving, not to mention all the copper work and finishing, the pieces were completed. This Saturday, I delivered them to my clients and installed them in their forever homes. I just love seeing my work in the place that it was made for! There's nothing like it and experiencing the joy my clients feel when they see their new piece installed.
One last note... In this home, as with many of my clients, after the pieces were installed it becomes really apparent that focused, dedicated lighting is needed to accentuate the piece. That was the case here as well and so the electrician will be out soon to install some spotlights. Lighting is a small investment but makes a big impact!
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