Earthen materials (as clay, adobe or cob) offer endless possibilities of forming them into most interesting sculptures inside and outside the home. "Make this world unique, comfortable and beautiful place for living" is most important.
Stairs, Inspired by Greek temples and French manor houses, decorator Genevieve Faure conceived a peaceful oceanfront estate for a European couple in the Dominican Republic. An enclosed spiral staircase in the pool tower anchors the space.
For wall color-Pigmented clay plaster. No coat of paint can match the richness and depth of color that clay plaster provides. Combining ground clay and water with natural pigments, its the easiest of all plasters to apply.
fireplace surrounded by sculpted cob - a mixture of clay, sand & straw - that absorbs the heat from the fire and stays warm long after the fire is done burning. Much more efficient than a regular fireplace (which can have a net cooling effect).