Arts & Crafts ideal stressed simplicity, natural
materials like wood and brass, and a return to
individual craftsmanship-as opposed
to the newly dominant methods of mass production. Ornament in
Arts & Crafts pieces is limited, and when present, it is meant to echo the
function and construction techniques of the piece.
With an eye toward detail and elegance, this chandelier is a fine example of the Tiffany-style. Bronze finish bands support an intricately crafted amber glass bowl. Takes six 60 watt candelabra bulbs (not included). Measures 18" wide, 28" high.
Moldings and Cornices
cornices add attractive curves, scale and proportion to any
room. They are aesthetically pleasing to the eye and can
quickly create a period and historic feel to any home.
In vogue today in home decorating, Arts and Crafts marries
philosophy and style—in both design and in life. Furniture, pottery, textiles
and lamps of this style are gracing homes, as antiques or in fine reproductions.
If you've ever stood transfixed in front of a glowing rose window or been
intrigued by the shifting patterns of a kaleidoscope, you'll be thrilled with
these techniques and projects. Choose from 30 decorative designs, including:
light-catching lampshades, kaleidoscopes, hanging decorations and suncatches,
patterned boxes, windows, and more.