I’ve been working away on a colorful, fun bohemian piece.  A Bauhaus lovely unassuming little desk.

According to the Met …The Bauhaus was founded in 1919 in the city of Weimar by German architect Walter Gropius (1883–1969). Its core objective was a radical concept: to reimagine the material world to reflect the unity of all the arts.

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She’s colorful, whimsical, spontaneous, and fun!

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 She plays well with color

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and things shiny and gold

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How cool would she look with a piece of Amanda Talley artwork.

She’s a bit rambunctious and knocked me in the head!  While I was painting the bottom inside white, I’d forgotten I removed the brackets and the top drop leaf konked me in the head.

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So this is where I’ve been with my head seeing stars….

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She can do whatever she wants and doesn’t bother to ask permission.  She’s free and unencumbered by what everyone thinks.   She’s casual, she’s lively….

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 with sparkle and pearls

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 Oh I think she’ll need a little more bling on the inside don’t you?  The inside edges will get a little touch of gold.

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 image via Perch, New Orleans

 

 She’d feel right at home in a setting like this…

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Perch, New Orleans

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 What a whole bunch of fun this one is.  I’m seriously giddy just thinking about staging with a vase, some books, maybe a foo dog or two.

  I can’t wait to finish and find her a home.  

the desk 9I think she’d look wonderful with a Louis Chair in a colorful fabric.

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How about pairing with the Climbing Leopard Rug by Diane Von Furstenburg.  So many possibilities.

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Any of these items would complement quite nicely!

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I Guess it’s time to get to work!

 

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Beautiful!! And what a stunning color for spring–robin’s egg blue. Can’t wait to see the finished piece.

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Hi Lisa,
I hope to finish this soon but I really did get a knock in the head with concussion, headaches, and the whole nine yards. I guess I better wear a helmet!

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