What a beautiful painting of landscape and clouds. Shades of paler and darker greens from emerald to celery. Ivory whites, grays. If you can transfer this palette to decorating a room it would be so beautiful.   Anchor colors for this room would be to add black (coffee table, sconces, frames), Chinese porcelain in blue […]

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Opposites Attract

You walk in to a room and you notice a beautiful collection of objects. There is a method to the  madness, and as we say in the design trade: “God, is in the details”. Noticing how shapes  compliment each other is the key. Certain shapes compliment each other more than others. For example, the myrtle […]

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CS Interiors

With the launch of Patricia McCloud’s company, Artful Dodger, this spring, the mistress of all things feng shui has opened the floodgates between accessories and interiors professionals in a way never before done. Working in tandem with designers on projects to curate a collection of decor objects that express their client’s personality, Artful Dodger suggests and […]

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Chicago Crain’s Business

Chicago interior designer and antiques expert Patricia McCloud launches online resource for finding antiques from around the world. Ms. McCloud assists designers to get pieces for their clients. Formerly a partner at Spencer Michaels Antiques in Chicago, she has 25 years of experience buying and selling antiques for residential design projects. “Looking through an educated […]

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Artful Dodger, an Exciting New Global Resource

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE MEDIA CONTACT: Sophia Lapat Sophia + Co 312.382.8441 Sophia@sophiaandco.com PATRICIA SPENCER MCCLOUD LAUNCHES ARTFUL DODGER, AN ONLINE GLOBAL RESOURCE FOR INTERIOR ARCHITECTS AND DESIGNERS CHICAGO (March 20, 2013) – On March 20th, Patricia Spencer McCloud will launch Artful Dodger, an exciting online resource providing the design trade with unprecedented access to antiques […]

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