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A Live-In Work of Art
by Peter Shelton
Jan 11, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 711 711 recommendations | email to a friend
The front door of the house opens into a gallery, a high, white-walled room that was once the center bay of the barn. Antonio Marra’s abstract sculptures people the space. There are bronzes, and pl...
Abandoned Metal Sheets and Weathered Glass Get a New Life in a Home Above Montrose
by Leslie Vreeland
Dec 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 692 692 recommendations | email to a friend
When it comes to constructing a home, sometimes the most beautiful, unique touches can’t be found in any store.
In Downtown Montrose A Movie Theater That Time Forgot (Thankfully)
by Gus Jarvis
Dec 22, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 706 706 recommendations | email to a friend
From the beginning of its existence, the Fox Theater has provided a magical venue for escaping the oftentimes grim realities of the world around us.
Three Floors of Rooms With a View
by Martinique Davis
Dec 21, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 697 697 recommendations | email to a friend
It’s only upon viewing the unfolding high-elevation panorama – from the Sneffels Range to Utah’s La Sal Mountains, sitting in, say, the penthouse living room’s Tuscan leather club chair – that the ...
How Does Your Winter Garden Grow?
by Jessica Newens
Dec 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
Even in the San Juan Mountains, it is possible to reap a reasonable harvest of a wide variety of greens, sprouts and herbs, from November to May.
Updating the ‘Harry Potter’ House
by Emily Brendler Shoff
Dec 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 17 17 recommendations | email to a friend
“We call this the Harry Potter house ... there are lots of little secret nooks.”
Tides of Solitude, An Artist’s Life on Hastings Mesa
by Samantha Wright
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
Once upon a time, from the late 1800s through the 1940s, Hastings Mesa, on the flanks of the Sneffels Range, was inhabited by a hardy population of ranching families. But by the time Ted and Katie ...
Top of the Town
by Marta Tarbell
Dec 19, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 14 14 recommendations | email to a friend
The sense of calm that hovers over this 7,000-square-foot home (with three decks) on the otherwise commercial building’s top floor seems rooted in the entrance room’s historic grayish-white limesto...
Miracle on San Miguel Street
by Matthew Beaudin
Jun 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
Habitat for Humanity and Miracle Sickels build a safe, warm place.
The Founder’s Retreat
by martinique Davis | photos by Brett Schreckengost
Jun 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 23 23 recommendations | email to a friend
A forest enclave loaded with history
A Fuller Definition of Shelter
by Rosemerry Wahtola Trommer | photos by Brett Schreckengost
Jun 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
An Experience and Interview With Architect Eric Doud
The Wood Whisperer
by Leslie Vreeland | photos by Brett Schreckengost
Jun 01, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 19 19 recommendations | email to a friend
With tough love and a coating of boiled linseed oil, Montrose furniture-maker Adam Duncan brings out the beauty in distressed wood.
Mountain Modest
by Leslie Vreeland | Photos by Brett Schreckengost
Jan 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 20 20 recommendations | email to a friend
A small house soars, thanks to skillful design with understated flourishes, inside and out
OPUS: A Haven at Elevation
by Martinique Davis | Photos by Brett Schreckengost
Jan 24, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 29 29 recommendations | email to a friend
Ski huts, in my experience, are not long on luxury. Sculpted more by awe-inspiring backdrops than by attention to design, they are better known for a no-frills ambiance than for attention to detail...
Shed Dreams
by Matthew Beaudin
Jan 24, 2012 | 2 2 comments | 31 31 recommendations | email to a friend
I wouldn’t call it love at first sight. But it was close.
Functional Art
by Martinique Davis
Aug 26, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 16 16 recommendations | email to a friend
With Distinctive Concrete Finishes, Commonplace Fixtures Become Works of Art
Rooted in the Elements
PA GOMO
by Marta Tarbell | Photos by Brett Schreckengost
Jul 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 27 27 recommendations | email to a friend
Like its name – Pa Gomo, which in the Chinyanga southern African dialect means “on the mountain” – the site-harvested-stone home tucked into the foothills of Hawn Mountain defies easy categorizatio...
Judy Muller’s 'Last Straw'
by Jessica Newens | Photos by Brett Schreckengost
Jul 05, 2011 | 1 1 comments | 21 21 recommendations | email to a friend
A home for kinfolk and wayward artists
Chicken Coop Chic
by By D. Dion | Photos by Brett Schreckengost
Jul 05, 2011 | 0 0 comments | 24 24 recommendations | email to a friend
From Backyards to Roaming the Farm, Townies and Country-Dwellers Alike are Keeping Chickens
The Accidental Orchardists
by Rosemerry Whatola Trommer
Jul 05, 2010 | 0 0 comments | 42 42 recommendations | email to a friend
I used to be one of them: the people who walk the produce section lamenting the high cost of organic cherries or Bartlett pears. Usually, I’d buy them anyway, for ethical and health reasons. And I’...