24 10, 2018

Creatives at Home: The Silvermans

2018-10-24T03:36:51+00:00

Outdoor studios provide space for art, music, writing Photography by Sanford Myers Wendy Silverman met her husband, Jack, when a friend finally convinced her in 2010, after years of trying, to go see his band play at the now-closed Flatrock Café. The two exchanged Facebook info, started messaging and scheduled a first date a week after that show —

Creatives at Home: The Silvermans2018-10-24T03:36:51+00:00
18 10, 2018

Creatives at Home: Lincoln Parish

2018-10-18T05:26:17+00:00

Producer settling in after years on tour with Cage the Elephant By Hollie Deese Photography by Gabe Ford About two-and-a-half years ago, Lincoln Parish, 28, was ready to make a change. Settling down in a renovated home on a shady lot near Temple Hills might seem a little subdued for a Grammy-nominated musician in his 20s, but it was

Creatives at Home: Lincoln Parish2018-10-18T05:26:17+00:00
15 10, 2018

Creatives at Home: Vadis Turner

2018-10-19T04:10:23+00:00

Return to Nashville a colorful adventure By Hollie Deese Photography by Julia Steele Mixed-media artist Vadis Turner and her husband, Clay Ezell, co-owner of The Compost Company, are Nashville natives who both moved to New York. That’s where they met and made the connection that not only were they both from Nashville, they had gone to the same school.

Creatives at Home: Vadis Turner2018-10-19T04:10:23+00:00
12 10, 2018

Future Heirlooms

2018-10-12T03:21:11+00:00

Royal Circus stocks soulful pieces to make a house a home By Hollie Deese Photography by Danielle Atkins It may have all started with an unrealized dream, but the end result is something that seems meant to be for the growing arts-and-creatives community of Wedgewood-Houston. Open since August, Royal Circus is the collaboration between Michael Dukes, 59, and Geoffrey

Future Heirlooms2018-10-12T03:21:11+00:00
11 10, 2018

Designing a Discourse

2018-10-11T05:12:00+00:00

Four women kick off a conversation about design, growth and inclusion By Hollie Deese Photography by Connie Chornuk What started as a random thought on a Tuesday has snowballed into something much more — the idea that disparate design communities could come together to change the discourse around what a new and improving Nashville can be and could open the

Designing a Discourse2018-10-11T05:12:00+00:00
19 07, 2018

Finishing Touch

2018-07-23T04:07:42+00:00

Designer doors complete a modern renovation Photography by Rachel Tenpenny Dr. Stephen Fesik took the interior of his decades-old, traditional Forest Hills house and transformed it into a clean-lined modern masterpiece. His style upgrade made his home the kind of place worthy of showing off, so next up was making it a hub of entertaining. The back patio and

Finishing Touch2018-07-23T04:07:42+00:00
1 07, 2018

Artist Spotlight: Jim Sherraden

2018-07-01T06:52:22+00:00

Master printmaker uses ‘that which falls to the floor’ to create mesmerizing quilts Photography by Connie Chornuk When Jim Sherraden moved to Nashville in 1977, it was because his lyric writing skills had caught the attention of Waylon Jennings. “When they called, I left the phone hanging in the air like a cartoon character,” he jokes. But along with

Artist Spotlight: Jim Sherraden2018-07-01T06:52:22+00:00
23 06, 2018

Graffiti Goes Inside

2018-06-23T06:21:50+00:00

Local street artists go big, and go home Troy Duff shot by Reeves Smith Nate Brown and Bryan Deese shot by Gabe Ford Hillsboro High School in Green Hills is a hotbed for street artists. Here are three alums who have been making names for themselves for years doing graffiti murals, and more recently, interior commissions. Troy Duff

Graffiti Goes Inside2018-06-23T06:21:50+00:00
4 06, 2018

Farm to Home

2018-06-04T09:56:33+00:00

Father and daughter grow, cultivate and create Photography by Gary Clark and Emily Dorio Anna Yeager Brakefield, 28, is a third-generation cotton farmer. Though it’s not what she ever thought she would be doing, it is precisely where she wants to be. With a background in design and a degree from Auburn University, Brakefield left the country of North

Farm to Home2018-06-04T09:56:33+00:00