This stenciled floor caught my eye almost a year ago, as I sat flipping through a magazine in a waiting room. I snapped a picture for future reference, then promptly forget all about it, until just a few days ago when I stumbled across the image on my phone. I love the bright sunny yellow […]
If our recent focus on floorcloths has inspired you to try your hand at creating your own floorcloth, use the links and books in today’s post to get you started in the right direction. Floorcloth Books These floorcloth books, from two of the foremost experts on floorcloths, will provide you with both instruction and inspiration. […]
This video by Vermont Public TV shows Canvasworks‘ Lisa Curry Mair in her studio demonstrating how she creates her custom floorcloths.
Lisa Curry Mair, owner of Canvasworks, has been creating floorcloths and other painted canvas items since 1992. She works from the carriage house wing of her 200 year old farmhouse in Vermont, where her studio, shop and showrooms are located. Lisa has created reproduction floorcloths for numerous museums, including Mystic Seaport Museum, Hanover Tavern, Mount […]
Neelam Paralkar is the owner of Design Village, which offers a wide selection of hand-crafted canvas floorcloths, as well as game boards and table accessories. Neelam specializes in traditional quilt designs, historical floor patterns, and designs from early American wall stencils. Neelam created her first floorcloth after moving to a new home in 1997. For […]