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Sitting Pretty: UC DAAP Student Chair Designs

For the past six years, Julie and Jeff Hinkel, owners of Voltage Furniture, have shown the work of Associate Professor Emeritus Tony Kawanari’s students in the University of Cincinnati’s College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP) Industrial Design program.

Bringing Blacksmithing Back

Mark Gilsdorf crafts his own tools to forge his modern metal work.

Meet the Makers at Bloodline Merchants

This Friday, July 8: The art’s on in Linwood.

Q&A: Julie and Billie Otten of Shoppe Class

To get an idea of the behind-the-scenes magic of Shoppe Class, we talked to Julie Otten, the mind and force behind it, and her husband Billy, the other half of her at-home "team" working to make the classes possible.

Carol Ann’s Carousel Will Soon Be Going ’Round

Carol Ann’s Carousel is 32 custom-commissioned paintings, 44 hand-crafted wooden figures to (merrily) ride upon, lights, and more, all encased in a brand new glass structure.

Fleur de Wreath

Winter doldrums, be gone!

The Find: Mod-Style Storage Cubes from Simple Wood Goods

Contain your stuff in style with storage cubes from Simple Wood Goods.

Storefront: Fern

Fern sells art—much of it just happens to be in the form of house plants.

Neighborhood Face-Off: Hyde Park vs. Fort Thomas

Is Fort Thomas "the Hyde Park of Northern Kentucky"?

Great Room: A Converted College Hill Firehouse

Clever repurposing turned a College Hill firehouse into a home.

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