Artist-Gallery Spotlight

Profile: Artist Hank Holland

When Hank Holland of Lockport talks about his paintings, he uses words such as “love,” “faith,” “joy” and “heart” to describe all of the emotions that guide his hand and brushes across canvas. His intensely bright images are imaginary scenes…

New Orleans French Quarter: The Glory of Galleries

Memories of time spent in the French Quarter bring many things to mind: beignets, street performers, music, shopping and – for me in particular – art. Even from my first trip to Royal Street, the heart of New Orleans’ art scene, my…

Les Artistes: It Starts at Home

From Port Arthur to 1600 Pennsylvania Ave., Chestee Harrington’s artistic work with wood is well-traveled, even though her subject matter doesn’t stray far from her Acadiana roots.

The Dish: Artful Dining

After a long season of cramped department stores, family gatherings and endless eating, you deserve a little “me time.” Why not enjoy a quiet, cultural respite and perhaps a light lunch? January is the final month to catch the artwork…

California Closets

California Closets3211 N. Causeway Blvd.504-828-5705www.californiaclosets.com/ MetairieLocally owned and operated by Paul Corona, California Closets has been serving South Louisiana since 1984, providing custom storage systems for all areas of the home including closets, home office, wall beds, entertainment centers, garage…

Southland Plumbing Supply, Inc.

Southland Plumbing Supply, Inc.2321 N. Arnoult Road504-835-8411www.southlandplumbingsupply.comSouthland Plumbing Supply Inc., is a full scale plumbing and lighting retailer. Along with our Premier Kohler plumbing showroom, we now offer a lighting showroom with over 1000 fixtures on display. We carry everything,…

Banting’s Nursery

Banting’s NurseryCari Jane Murray3425 River RoadBridge City, LA 70094(504) 436-4343www.bantingnursery.comEncore Azaleas, roses, trees, vegetables, shrubs, perennials, annuals, fertilizers, gifts and much more! Banting’s Nursery is your regional source for plants and nursery supplies. 

The Front Door

The Front Door4273 Perkins RoadBaton Rouge225-338-9353www.thefrontdoor-architecture.comThe Front Door strives to create the perfect balance between function and style for every project. From custom architecture to designer hardware and lighting, we can complete any look. Our hardware showroom provides the largest selection…

Palatial Stone

Palatial Stone2052 Paxton St., Harvey504-340-22292033 N. Highway 190, Suite 9, Covington985-249-6868www.palatialstone.comWith so many choices available in today’s stone and tile market, Palatial Stone strives to offer unique items. A visit to one of our showrooms is strongly recommended. Our staff…

Wren’s Tontine Shade and Design

Wren’s Tontine Shade and Design1533 Prytania St.504-525-7409www.wrenstontine.comWren’s Tontine Shade & Design is a family owned and operated business that specializes in custom drapery, window shades, blinds, interior shutters, bedding, and home décor. Blythe Wren is the third generation to run…

The Stairway Shop

The Stairway Shop5632 Salmen St.504-734-1315 The Stairway Shop offers traditional stairways, spiral stairs, attic stairs, library ladders and a host of railing systems. Customers can visit our large showroom and buy standard stair parts or have a stairway designed and…

New Orleans Museum of Art

New Orleans Museum of ArtOne Collins C. Diboll Circle, City Park504-658-4133www.noma.orgThe New Orleans Museum of Art reprinted Artist's Palate Cookbook in celebration of the museum's centennial year. Originally printed 25 years ago, this cookbook is complete with recipes and beautiful…

Cabinets by Design 

Cabinets by Design 5201 Tchoupitoulas St.504-899-2300www.cabinetsbydesign.comAt Cabinets by Design, Monique Poché Bennett, CKD and her team of experienced designers will work with you to create the perfect kitchen or bathroom using Wood-Mode and Brookhaven Cabinetry. Our wide selection of appliances,…

Ruffino’s Custom Closets

Ruffino’s Custom Closets985-809-7623/ 866-638-9943  www.ruffinocustomcloset.comRuffino Custom Closets has had the privilege of serving south Louisiana since 1993.  Our commitment to providing our customers with the latest in storage solution innovation and the most competitive prices sets us apart in the…

Russell’s Cleaning Services

Russell’s Cleaning Services3704 Robertson St.504-832-15463401 Tulane Ave.504-482-3135The Russell’s you’ve known since 1930 is still providing quality cleaning for all kinds of specialty items. Cleaning rugs, upholstery, draperies and specialty garments are all part of the full service our company provides.…

Louisiana Custom Closets

504-885-3188 or 985-871-0810www.louisianacustomclosets.comLouisiana Custom Closets designs and installs custom shelving for closets, garages and utility rooms. The company’s #1 priority is customer service and customer satisfaction, provided by professional and experienced designers, installation crews. The company is locally owned with…

Russell’s Cleaning Services

3704 Robertson St.504-832-15463401 Tulane Ave.504-482-3135The Russell’s you’ve known since 1930 is still providing quality cleaning for all kinds of specialty items. Cleaning rugs, upholstery, draperies and specialty garments are all part of the full service our company provides. Furthermore, we…

South Coast Solar, LLC

2605 Ridgelake Drive504-529-7869southcoastsolar.comSouth Coast Solar is 100% locally owned and operated. With over 200 installations in Louisiana, we are setting the bar for both commercial and residential sales, service, and installation of renewable energy systems. SCS is the premier dealer…

Tyson Construction of LA, LLC

P.O. Box 741Luling504-236-3838/ 504-905-1042www.tysonconstructionofla.comLarry and Zachary Tyson are the owners of Tyson Construction, a local, family owned company that has been building and remodeling homes for over 17 years.  Tyson Construction is the area's only member of Southern Living's exclusive…

NOLA Rugs

Now at a new location 300 Jefferson Hwy. #401 New Orleans, LA 70121 504-891-3304 www.NolaRugs.com With over 38 years in the international rug business, owner Sharon Schenck hand selects and directly imports from all over the world providing an unsurpassed…

Nancy Robbins, Inc.

816 Asbury DriveMandeville985-727-4565www.nancyrobbinsinteriors.comNancy Robbins Mandeville Studio includes custom furniture, fine art, antiques oriental rugs, custom plantation shutters, lighting and textiles. Let Nancy create a beautiful interior for your home with her talent and 30 years of knowledge and resources. You…

Quince

2115 Magazine St.504-556-9668Driven by my love for entertaining, I'm committed to finding new, exciting, and beautiful ways to express oneself at home. With a unique selection of hand picked tableware and decorative items, I enjoy assisting my customers in the…

Southland Plumbing Supply, Inc.

2321 N. Arnoult Road504-835-8411www.southlandplumbingsupply.comSouthland Plumbing Supply Inc., is a full scale plumbing and lighting retailer. Along with our Premier Kohler plumbing showroom, we now offer a lighting showroom with over 1000 fixtures on display. We carry everything, including chandeliers, bath…

Eclectic Home

8211 Oak St.New Orleans504-866-6654www.eclectichome.netGet Inspired. At Eclectic Home, we believe good design looks as though it evolved over time and you should have a collection of furnishings that represent a cohesive design. With thousands of resources both domestically and abroad,…

Mattix Cabinet Works

415 N. Solomon St.504-486-721868425 Highway 59, Suite 1Mandeville985-893-2355Mattix Cabinets has been a trusted source in the fine kitchen and bath industry for over 60 years, and their experience and expertise is second to none. They have perfected the decision process…

Smart Buy Kitchen and Bath

3409 N. I-10 Service Road W.504-455-47006435 Siegen Lane, Baton Rouge225-755-2441Smart Buy Kitchen and Bath is the premier choice for all your kitchen and bath needs. Our team of skilled professionals can help you with everything from design to installation. With…

Wren’s Tontine Shade and Design

1533 Prytania St.504-525-7409www.wrenstontine.comWren’s Tontine Shade & Design is a family owned and operated business that specializes in custom drapery, window shades, blinds, interior shutters, bedding, and home décor. Blythe Wren is the third generation to run the business and is…

Doors of Elegance

3100 Kingman St. # 107504-887-5440Doors of Elegance was founded in 1987 by Kay Frey and daughter Laurie Martin. Soon Perry and Larry Frey joined the team. The family attributes their success to the high quality mahogany, beveled glass, and iron doors…