Why We Love Craftsman Style Homes

I think my love of this type and period of constructing is in my blood, because my great nice grandfather and nice great uncle were architects of some of Queensland’s best residential and industrial buildings of the late colonial interval in the 19th and early twentieth centuries. I have nonetheless solely grow to be conscious of this titbit of information decades after my love affair with Queenslanders started.

This spacious house is an work of Anna Erman. It has huge windows and nearly all virtually all partitions painted white so it appears to be like even greater and brighter. Oilcloth. A plain weave cotton canvas coated with linseed oil (from the flax plant) on one aspect, painted or in any other case coloured, after which glazed to make sure water-resistance. Oilcloth could be very durable and was/is used for table coverings and floorcloths. Known as American fabric in the United … Read more