stylecraft table lamps

How to Choose the Right Lamp

There are five basic types of lighting Natural lighting – also known as daylight, this is the light that enters your home naturally during the daytime. While direct sun shining through your windows will cause fading of natural wood and fabric surfaces, and can also damage fine art, natural light can also be indirect. Ambient lighting – also known as general lighting, usually this is the light attached to the light switch or dimmer. This is typically overhead lighting such …

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white rock and south surrey photographers

White Rock and South Surrey Photographers

We frame family portraits all the time, and often when customers see people picking up their custom framed portraits we get asked about local photographers. Here’s a list of White Rock and South Surrey photographers who have been recommended to us recently. South Rock Family Photographers Natalie D’Angelo Photography – [email protected] Kari lynn Photography – [email protected] 3 Blondies Photography – 604 505 7404 Lockhart Photography – 778 899 3742 Say Cheese Photography – 778 885 8650 Franki Lee Photography – …

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ultimate spring cleaning checklist

Your Ultimate Spring Cleaning Checklist

You’ve probably already felt the urge to get started. Maybe you’ve done a clothing purge while you put away winter clothes and pulled out your spring and summer wardrobe. Maybe the longer days have exposed just how badly your windows need to be cleaned. We feel it too. We’ve put together the ultimate spring cleaning checklist for you to download. Click link below to download your printable checklist. ultimate spring cleaning checklist We also have some suggestions for local White …

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art terminology

The Ultimate Glossary of Art Terminology

We get a lot of questions about art terminology. Here is a glossary of art terms with definitions and pronunciation where needed. Abstract Expressionism – Abstract style originating in the United States in the 1940’s emphasizing spontaneity and energy. Acrylic – A plastic used as a medium for pigments in painting or as a casting material in sculpture. Plexiglas and Lucite are clear acrylics. A synthetic based paint. Acrylic is fast drying and glossy when dried. Appliqué – French meaning …

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White Rock Chinese Food

Best Chinese Restaurants in White Rock/South Surrey

First of all, if you have time, drive to Richmond, or Vancouver where you’ll find world renowned Chinese Food. We have friends who visit from New York City and get excited about the Chinese Food in Metro Van. If you’re looking for something local, these are the best Chinese restaurants in White Rock / South Surrey, according to South Rock Moms. Ming Yan Seafood Restaurant (near Choices) – known for their dim sum.Address: 3238 King George Blvd, Surrey, BC V4P …

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Best Italian Restaurants on the Lower Mainland

Looking for a place to get your carb on? Here’s a pretty exhaustive list of the best Italian restaurants on the Lower Mainland, plus one in Victoria, recommended by White Rock Moms. South Surrey / White Rock / Crescent Beach Cotto al Mare in Crescent Beach – Locally Fresh Authentically ItalianAddress: 2728 O’Hara Ln, Surrey, BC V4A 2Z8, CanadaPhone: 604-560-5549 La Baia Italian Restaurant – I remember going here with my parents when I was a kid.Address: 15791 Marine Dr White Rock, …

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