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"The Sound of Music" Exhibit to Feature Artistic Talents of Renee Lesselroth Roberts - 01/29/12 05:01 PM
A team of talented and artistically gifted professionals will work with Design2Sell to bring “The Sound of Music” exhibit to life at The Next Cool Event. Renee Lesselroth Robertss, a decorative fine artist and member of “The Sound of Music” team, will produce the painted scenes of the mountain side and landscape within the exhibit. Renee is an Atlanta based artist specializing in original fine art. She is a master of personally designed murals, faux finishes, hand-painted furniture, wall textures, over-sized paintings and portraits. This well established, awarded artist attended The American Intercontinental University and Kennesaw State University. She (0 comments)
Fabric Design by Goldie Dicks for "The Sound of Music" at The Next Cool Event - 01/26/12 09:52 PM
Design2Sell will utilize the talents of fabric designer, Goldie Dicks of Southern Interiors, to provide the soft, lush fabric backdrop for "The Sound of Music" exhibit at The Next Cool Event. The fabric designer began her love of sewing and design as a small child. She attended Spellman College where she began her academic career as a biology major, but her love of performance, literature and art lured her to the theater instead. Her creative talents, combined with penchant for scientific precision birthed a romance with scenery and costuming. Goldie spent her initial post-college years as a highly sought dressmaker for (0 comments)
The 2012 Color of the year is.... - 01/26/12 08:43 AM
... Tangerine Tango, a bright reddish orange! Pantone annouced it lats year and so farso it looks like orange remains in place to be a happy color to add to your interiors. Design2Sell Interiors and Homestaging have gathered together some inspiration for you, your 2012 color kickoff starter kit...
http://trendirs.com/bedroom/color-ideas-for-your-bedroom/ orange for the bedroom!
http://leslieinspired.com/ Tangerine Tango for the living room!
http://www.startribune.com/lifestyle/homegarden/blogs/135516978.html Bright reddish orange for the game room! (5 comments)
Design2Sell has assembled a team of top Atlanta talent and visual pros to produce "The Sound of Music" set at The Next Cool Event. Team member and artist, Tamara McElhannon, is an integral part of the group that will re-define and put a new spin on the exhibit that is inspired by the popular film. Tamara McElhannon is a graphic designer, fine-art painter, and art instructor who divides her time between her professional design career in Atlanta and her art studio in Winder, Georgia. She has been painting since she was a young child and has worked in commercial (0 comments)
Design2Sell Creative Motivation -“The Sound of Music” - 01/19/12 09:32 PM
The popular film, "The Sound of Music", inspired the Design2Sell exhibit for The Next Cool Event, a showcase of local designers and creative vendors. The design company will work with a team of artistic professionals to create a unique interpretation of the grand entry way and natural surroundings of the Von Trapp family home. Guests of the industry event will experience an environment that features alpine decor and beautifully painted scenes of the natural landscape. Salzburg, Austria became famous when movie-goers saw footage of its towering alps, crystal lakes and endearing towns that were featured in the 1965 movie. Viewers (1 comments)
Less is always more! - 01/18/12 10:29 PM
Minimalist design is a trend that is growing in 2012. The less you have the better! This look is design to use the simplest things to create a beautiful master piece. Design2sell can stage your home to have a modern look that can save time and money.
Here are some amazing minimalist designs ideas that looks great in any room.
http://zeospot.com/villas-with-pools-greece-the-wide-open-villa-by-klab-architects/ Neon green and white minimalist designed bathroom
http://www.homecreat.com/2011/04/22/14-minimalist-and-fresh-bedroom-interior-design-ideas/ Brown and white minimalist designed bedroom
http://www.juvandesign.com/design/best-minimalist-dazzling-living-room-layouts-by-hulsta/ brown and white minimalist designed living room
Helen, Georgia Hotel Inspires The Next Cool Event Exhibit - 01/16/12 07:37 PM
Design2Sell will reveal the exhibit inspired by the movie "The Sound of Music" at The Next Cool Event, an entertainment and creative industry event. The staging and design company based the styling of the space on the classic movie, but also found inspiration in a location a little closer to home--in Helen, Georgia. This lovely town, nestled in the Blue Ridge mountains, is home to the Best Western Riverpark Inn and Conference Center. Carol Powell of the Riverpark Inn will partner with Design2Sell President and Creative Director, Barbara Heil-Sonneck, to produce the exhibit The Bavarian-style lodge hotel, cobblestone streets of Helen, (0 comments)
The hills are alive with renewed design at The Next Cool Event. For the second year in a row, the Design2Sell team will participate in The Next Cool Event, a creative showcase of local vendors and designers. The staging and design company will partner with the Riverpark Inn of Helen, Ga. to create an exhibit inspired by the movie “The Sound of Music” at the exclusive industry event. On Feb. 17, 2012, Barbara Heil-Sonneck will unveil a unique interpretation of the grand entry way and surrounding landscape of the Von Trapp family home as seen in the classic 1965 movie. (1 comments)
Stage Your Home Green - 01/05/12 10:36 AM
Design2Sell's New Year's Resolution is to go greener! We plan on using more products that are sustainable and made in America. We also want to help clients get more green, money that is! Finding sustainable and beautiful furniture and accessories is now easier than ever. Arhaus, a home furnishing store focused on sustainable products, just opened in Phipps Mall. Check out some of their gorgeous and environmentally friendly products!
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