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Beauty for Every Day

by Patricia Poore
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I learned a new word.

by Patricia Poore
Every once in a while I forget a term and come upon it again, and I’m always glad to have in back in my language armamentarium.
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Sacred and Profane

by Patricia Poore
The weather is good, and I have taken up walking again—extended forays through neighborhoods and along the rocky shore. I have been blessed in the places I’ve lived...
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Lighting & Hardware A cabinet latch by Sun Valley Bronze.

Hardware Options for the Kitchen

by Patricia Poore
Hardware can be a big deal in the kitchen, or fade into the background. Quality products are available in every style and era, and in many metals and finishes.
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Kitchens & Bathrooms

Making the Most (or Least) of your Appliances

by Patricia Poore
The Literal camp tries to conceal technology. The Interpretative approach acknowledges the microwave oven and the dishwasher.
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Windows and Doors Windows in the top of the wall are typical over inglenooks or built-ins that flank the fireplace. Fixed transoms with art glass are mounted over single-light windows; simple curtains are hung below the mullion.

Bungalow Windows

by Patricia Poore
Bays and bump-outs, Prairie glass and diamond panes and cloud-lift muntins: artistic windows.
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Editor's Letter Patricia Poore, Editor of Arts and Crafts Homes Magazine

Not Enough Bungalows!

by Patricia Poore
Sure, Shingle Style houses had art-movement leanings and often a touch of the exotic. My own house is a kind of Arts & Crafts Tudorbethan built in 1904 (but the porch is more Colonial Revival than bungalesque).
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Home Systems An appropriate paint scheme enhances the original façade; only the art glass is new.

Renovation for the Next Hundred Years

by Patricia Poore
This project embraces both long-lived materials and “smart house” features.
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Bungalow Decorative half-timbering on this gable hints at an English look.

Bungalow Gables

by Patricia Poore
There’s just no label, or precedence, for some of the gable ornaments and trim dreamed up by carpenters of the Arts & Crafts era.
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Collectibles & Accessories Sculpted ‘Koi & Dragonfly’ tile with a cuenca-style glaze, from Medicine Bluff Studio.

Motifs of the Revival: The Dragonfly

by Patricia Poore
This free and colorful creature is popular in today's A&C revival.
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The Guild Artistic License, the prolific and celebrated guild of artisans in the San Francisco Bay Area, is celebrating 30 years. Go to artisansball.org for more information.

Celebrating Artistic License

by Patricia Poore
Bay area craftsmen will put on a party December 8.
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