Thursday, September 20, 2012

The real side of faux: New York's Isabel O'Neil Studio

Isabel (1908-1981), in the studio with her students and clearly having a wonderful time.

Some daysome dayI'm going to enroll at Isabel O'Neil. I'm not talented and I'm not crafty (though I've tried to be) but damnit, Isabel's teaching process makes me think I could do this.

A few images of her beautiful decorative finishes on view at the Pacific Design Center in Los Angeles: