Wednesday, February 16th, 2011
2910 1st Ave S. (at Forest St.) Seattle, WA 98134
Feng shui, the ancient Chinese system used to balance and enhance environmental energy, has increasingly been accepted as a valid and beneficial solution for improving our lives and destiny. We are delighted that our culture is awakening to what ancient Eastern cultures have known for thousands of years. Harmony and balance, especially with nature, are grounding principles of feng shui.
With the development of the Dwelling Palettes, Color in Space has found that educating our clients about color theory and physics (the science of light), is the foundation of our success. Most individuals have not had the opportunity to enter the paradigm through which we experience and understand color.
Without light, we cannot see color. When we see color, it is light reflected back to us. Color is light, and light is a form of energy with its own frequency and wavelength. That's why thinking of color through a scientific or physics lens is often more helpful. This energy (color) is not static. It fluctuates and changes, reflecting the light conditions at the time and responding to the other colors (energies) surrounding it.
Let's face it, the architectural application of color is an infusion of energy. We at Color in Space know how to manipulate and balance that energy to better support you. Please join us to learn how!
Using Color In Space’s sumptuous and versatile Dwelling Palettes and Rejuvenation’s most color-forward lighting and home accessories, Color Consultant Emily Lauderback will illustrate ways to create a layered look with the things (and colors!) you love.
Wine & Cheese will be served.
On Tuesday, I will be working with Sarah on her family's new home. They are renovating a mid-century ranch in West Seattle and have very clear priorities and end-vision: function and sustainability at the top of the list! While she has gathered beautiful and complementary samples and has made some decisions, she [...]
Emily had the opportunity to spend most of Saturday with Terry and Gail in their Queen Anne high-rise condo overlooking Puget Sound: an expansive and spectacular view of sky, water, and mountains in the background.They have recently remodeled their kitchen and are ready to begin painting the whole place. Additionally, they wanted some [...]
Just received this email from one of our past clients: Hi Emily & Bruce,Just wanted to let you know that we put our house on the market this weekend and accepted an offer this morning! Thank you to both of you for helping us get it ready. I think it looks great:http://www.6718home.com/RosemaryIndeed!Emily performed a [...]
I was thrilled to recently visit the friends with whom I worked on selecting the Forbo Marmoleum Aubergine and Benjamin Moore Stormy Monday for their kitchen remodel. They did it! They trusted what we saw and experienced together when looking at small samples of all of the finishes isolated together and chose that [...]
Creating the palette using the relationships between the colors is step one. Where then to apply those colors is step two!So often, our clients will begin their consultation with telling us where they were thinking to put an "accent wall." After they've made their declaration, of course we follow up with, "Why?"Without a [...]
While walking home the other day, I passed by a lace cap hydrangea that danced for my attention. It was a sweet and delicate dance. Illuminating.I had not been struck by such a quality in the same way before. I was puzzled by it, quite frankly. I had to inspect further [...]
Time to take down the Halloween decorations. The girls have made all kinds of orange construction paper jack-o-lanterns from preschool through the primary grades. We tape them all over the french doors leading to the deck, making them appear as though they are perched on the mullions. The pumpkins, ranging in age [...]
A FREE ClassSaturday, November 13th, 20101-3 pmSPACE: A Design Build Collective7200 Greenwood Avenue N.Seattle, WA 98103(206) 706-1054Feng shui, the ancient Chinese system used to balance and enhance environmental energy, has increasingly been accepted as a valid and beneficial solution for improving our lives and destiny. We are delighted that our culture is awakening [...]
There are those sensory experiences that bring us right back: the smell of Grandma's perfume, hearing an old favorite tune come on the radio, and for me, feeling the light reflect off of newly fallen snow.If you're in Seattle, you know what happens when it snows here. A rare occurrence, so the city [...]