Fireworks & Confetti

Fireworks & Confetti

Today in honor of the up and coming New Year, I am spotlighting some fun and unusual lighting pieces reminiscent of fireworks and confetti.  Color, shape and style and a strong interplay of light and shadow embrace the elements of these outstanding pendants. To start...
Ambient Healing Environments Using Light

Ambient Healing Environments Using Light

The time has come in technology where lighting has advanced to more than just well…lighting. A Dutch company, Royal Philips Electronics  has moved passed basic lighting into advanced lighting that  helps patients heal and reduce their stress levels during their...
Know Your Lighting: Basic Lighting Types-Part 2

Know Your Lighting: Basic Lighting Types-Part 2

Part 2: Task Lighting To continue our previous discussion on the three basic types of lighting, we covered general lighting and now for task lighting.  Task lighting is focused light that helps you perform specific tasks such as reading, homework, office work,...
Know Your Lighting: Basic Lighting Types Part 1

Know Your Lighting: Basic Lighting Types Part 1

There are three types of basic lighting: General Lighting, Task Lighting and Accent Lighting. When designing a lighting plan use the 3 basics to create layers of light, which will make tasks easier and highlight key design features throughout your decor. General...