Artistic on the Inside [RETAIL]
- April 1st, 2013
- in Lifestyle
The Virgin Islands is home to obvious aesthetic wonders—from the postcard views to the endless bright and colorful cultural influences.
Most savvy homeowners know that a completed home is one that brings these beautiful reminders of nature and culture inside, through the use of carefully placed artistic fixtures. For this issue, we looked at some fine product examples available on Tortola and Virgin Gorda.
Energetic and Whimsical
From imagery that is contemplative to energetic and whimsical, Debi Carson’s artwork brightens any room, inviting a touch of light and radiance. Her art mediums range from canvas and mixed medium to the three-dimensional surfboard. Artwork currently installed for purchase at Sole Spa in Road Town, or contact Debi at email@example.com; 284-494-5423. $750.
Beach glass artisan fashioned this piece using discovered Caribbean beach glass to create the shade and antique lamps dating back to 1940 to bring authenticity to this unique collector’s piece. Shades are hand-pieced together by individually wrapping the glass with copper foil and soldering the two together. Available exclusively at Nutmeg Designs at Wickham’s Cay II, starting at $750. Call 541-2663.
Dionysus with Dolphins
Savanna Redman’s painting, “Dionysus with Dolphins”, adds an artistic element to any room of the house. Painted in the Serti technique on silk, this painting is available as an archival custom print and in custom sizes on paper, canvas or as a tile mural. Imagine her work installed into a shower, fountain or swimming pool. Visit www.savannaredman.com for shipping and pricing details.
A Metal Print from The Allamanda Gallery will light up your room with a magical luminescence. Dyes are infused into the aluminum surface to produce a brilliant result. Choose any of her images, any size, as a single hanging or a split or collage. Size and price start at 18” x 38” for $525. Allamanda Gallery, Main St Road Town or Top of the Baths, Virgin Gorda; 284-494-6680 www.theallamandagallery.com