By Jean Detjen, Artful Living
Give your decorating scheme a big boom of resonating fun with this vintage “Harmony Rollickers” bass drum. 26.5” diameter, 15” height. $299 from Milo Milo in Appleton, where you can always find “a little bit of this, and a little bit of that.” Milo Milo features retail and resale treasures, with upscale furniture and home accessory finds from across the globe. Their inventory is always changing, so stop in often to see their latest arrivals and beautiful displays.
“Hushed Effluence” original abstract oil painting on canvas by Amy Buchholtz (Magnuson). 32’ x 48’, $1,950. Find this stunning piece and additional works at The Hang Up Gallery of Fine Art, Neenah. The abstract expressions invite the viewer to experience tensions and anxieties of both the pulling back of gravity and the pushing forward of energetic progress. The emotional freedom and the exploding deliverance celebrates the exciting wonderment of progress and future unfolding’s.
Amy Buchholtz (Magnuson) is currently represented in galleries throughout the Midwest region. She acquired her Master’s of Fine Arts degree in painting and drawing from the University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, her Masters of Arts from University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, and her Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from Minnesota State University, Mankato.
Handcrafted hardwood The Baker’s Board / Perfect Peel baking paddles are truly works of art. Choose from flatbread boards, pizza peels, brick oven peels, baguette boards, serving boards, craft beer sampler boards and more. Made with Cherry, Maple, and Mahogany, these fine boards have a very rich, sleek, user-friendly design and are available in a variety of sizes. Engraving option available. Sold online at www.thebakersboard.com or at The Wire Wisk in Appleton or in Green Bay at Cooks Corner. Prices range from $31 and up. These durable boards with their beautiful wood grain and craftsmanship make great personalized gifts. Founded in 1986, Perfect Peel is family owned and operated in Appleton. Whether choosing their decorative rich-wood peel or their lightweight basswood board, you are sure to find the perfect one for your home or business!
Repurposed furniture made from reclaimed leather belts. Hand hammered with nailhead accents. Comfortable and sturdy. No two are exactly alike, each is a unique conversation piece! Couch/settee – $275, chair – $250, wooden stool – $75. From Rehabit Makerspace and Gallery, a place of inspiration, creativity, learning, exhibit space & hobbyists in Oshkosh. Open 11-3 Tuesday-Friday & by appointment (920.209.9368).
Elegant wine goblets and serving bowls etched with “icy pine” motif. Delightfully frosted, multi-facetted pinecone designs make a bold statement. Contrasting cut and polished pine needles add dimension and sparkle. Add a touch of flair to your cabin, lake house or north woods abode with this sophisticated yet understated glassware. Perfect for any time of the year in Wisco. Find these and more eye-catching home décor items at Embellishments in Waupaca.
Handcrafted stone metallic python print cowgirl boots by Lucchese. The shimmering neutral hue makes these the perfect boots for the transition of seasons. Supple leather with scroll embroidery detailing. Pair well with both casual and dressy outfits. With their comfy cushion insole, these boots are definitely made for walking (and getting noticed!). On sale now for $230 at Elements Unleashed, Neenah.
Chic double-breasted beige-multi plaid tie coat by Peach Love. This effortlessly stylish cape-jacket hybrid beautifully tops off your basic under-layers. Faux fur trim and piping detail. Similar styles of cute, cozy layering pieces arrive weekly at hey, daisy! (Appleton, DePere, Howard, & Fish Creek) and are perfect for Fall sweater weather!