• Creative Endeavors,  Print Edition

    Hands

    While a designer’s vision can take on many forms and the work may vary substantially from one industry to the next, there is one constant that often remains: hands. Whether it is the artistic presentation of cuisine, the curve of ink on paper, or the stitch of thread in fabric, hands become the very extension—and often delivery of expression—of the design work. [ngg_images source=”galleries” container_ids=”4″ display_type=”photocrati-nextgen_basic_imagebrowser” ajax_pagination=”0″ order_by=”sortorder” order_direction=”ASC” returns=”included” maximum_entity_count=”500″]

  • Print Edition

    Breaking Ground: Volume 1, Issue 2

    Here are some highlights from the Breaking Ground issue:   Design Corner Michigan Modern | Design That Shaped America 100 Essential Architecture Books | The Rae Dumke Collection   Design Spotlight Reading the green | building function and aesthetics
both on-and-off the fairway Modern glow | Lucid Architecture’s user-driven strategy infuses warmth into modern projects (featured on cover) Boutique soul | a resort achieves new heights of
relaxed-luxury with re-design Envisioning timeless interiors | the principal designer imbuing spaces with a mixture of classic elements and lasting character   Form Earth-movers and –shapers | a design-and-build
landscape firm balances the natural and built environment Radiant retreat | a vacation home custom design and…

  • Print Edition

    Volume 1: Issue 1

                  The inaugural print edition of Great Lakes by Design Magazine is officially out! In the debut issue—The Michigan Palette—we explore the influence of design in spaces, the built environment, products, and the arts. Here are some highlights from the issue:   Design Spotlight Urban Rustic |pushing the envelope of design in the woodworking industry American Hardwood | the technical approach of one woodworking studio   Form Floor to backsplash | the kitchen design process Diamond among minerals | the Michigan fabricator producing quartz surfaces Talented composers | the choreography of designing well-balanced spaces Shelf life | displaying personal wine collections has a beautiful…