This walkout basement had two windows providing decent light, but it was very ugly with exposed pipes, a horrible acoustic tile ceiling and old sticky vinyl flooring. At roughly 450 square feet, there was a good amount of space. The 8-foot drop ceiling made the space feel confining, so the ceiling tiles were removed and the space feels much more open and airy with the newly exposed rafters with an attractive loft-like feel. After removing ugly redundant wiring from the entire ceilings, pipes, beams and walls were sprayed white.
Homeowner Val McKenzie is an artist and works from home. Joanna and Chip Gaines converted a former breakfast nook into this versatile craft room furnished with a custom work table, sink and plenty of storage.
Designer Justine Sterling transformed a low-ceiling basement space in a 1920s Colonial to create a studio. It’s a walkout basement with two windows providing decent light, but it was very ugly with exposed pipes, a horrible acoustic tile ceiling and old sticky vinyl flooring. At roughly 450 square feet, there was a good amount of space to create a project room for the children. The room is now a lively children's workspace.
Contemporary Space With Black & White Stripe Rug and Kids Reading Area
This transformation of a low ceiling basement space in a 1920s Colonial primary focus was to create a studio. Designer Justine Sterling gave the space a fresh, contemporary update and included a place for the kids to read.
HGTV's Fixer Upper host Joanna Gaines turned this once-bland laundry room into a colorful and inspiring craft room with two bright yellow light fixtures that illuminate a large craft table made from an old pocket door. New gray cabinets provide ample space for art supplies, while a wooden awning above the sliding doors adds an interesting visual element to the room.
When using pegboard, the actual board is just the beginning. Adding shelves, buckets and baskets gives your design one-of-a-kind style for your one-of-a-kind crafts. Blogger Ginger Bowie of Ginger Snap Crafts framed her DIY craft wall with trim for a more sophisticated look.
HGTV Fixer Upper host Joanna Gaines turned the once bland laundry room into a colorful and inspiring craft room for the homeowner and her daughters. Three vintage chairs pull up to a large craft table made from an old pocket door.
Craft Room With Built in White Shelving and Storage, Gray Painted Accent Wall and Large Table Workspace
Opaque white cabinets and drawers, glass door cabinets and open shelving are built into this spacious arts and crafts room providing ample storage and organization options. Two table panels are placed together to form a large work space in addition to the available countertop space. A gray accent wall adds a nice shade to the white design.
Storage Dilemma: You don’t have a designated spot for your crafting and gift wrapping supplies and waste time searching your home for all the essentials. Solution: Gather, sort and group similar items and use drawers, bins, rods or a cart to keep everything organized. If space is tight, set up a mini station in a corner of your home office or inside a closet.
Contemporary Art Space With Traditional Wood Table, Contemporary Orange Chairs and Textured Striped Rug
If you find beige and tan too neutral or impersonal for your own home, muted grays may be a much better fit. For versatility, choose grays with hints of blue or white that will pair well with orange or green like the orange chairs used in this room. The circular table grounds the airy design, and the chairs compliment stripes in the floor rug.
Art Studio With Industrial Table and Chairs & Modern Artwork
This studio was designed as a workspace to create original artwork but also to showcase the client's art, artifacts and personal collections. While most of the furnishings in the room feel industrial, the lighted "Texas" sign brings a bit of folk art whimsy to the space. The rugged table and mismatched chairs provides a working surface for multiple people and projects, and pieces of modern art interjects color into the white room.