Get Away to Grandfather Mountain

There are so many great ways to spend time outdoors here in NC, but one of the best and most popular attractions is Grandfather Mountain. Located near Linville, it borders the Grandfather Mountain State Park and it is one of the highest peaks in the Blue Ridge Mountains with an elevation of almost … [Read more...]

Getaway Color Ways: Going Green at Emerald Village

St. Patrick's Day is right around the corner, and folks are gearing up to celebrate all across North Carolina. Just this weekend there will be parades, festivals and races everywhere from Emerald Isle & Nags Head to Raleigh & Asheville! So, in keeping with the green-theme, today our Color … [Read more...]

4 Ways To Color Your World – Customized

Did you know we can create nearly ANY color in Dreamwalls Color Glass? Pantone, Sherwin Williams, RAL, Benjamin Moore, PPG Paints,...we've done them all. About 10 years ago, when we first launched Dreamwalls Color Glass backpainted glass, we followed the model of Europe; offer a palette of colors … [Read more...]

Getaway Colorways: Bald Head Island, NC

Bald Head Island, is located off southeastern point of North Carolina, near Wilmington. Bald Head Island is only accessible by ferry from nearby Southport, which is also quite picturesque.The population of the village is around 150 residents.  The area is revered for its picturesque nature and is a … [Read more...]

Getaway Color Ways: Cooling It In The New River

Friday is here, the weekend is just around the corner & we couldn’t be more excited! It's going to super-hot temperatures, but it's perfect to head up to West Jefferson, NC with friends and family for a fun-filled day on the New River. Canoeing and tubing… we come! West Jefferson is … [Read more...]

Crushing Over Colors at HPmkt

The Spring High Point Market(#hpmkt) was this week in nearby High Point, NC. We are extremely fortunate to be located so close to this amazing exhibit of all the furniture and home decor showrooms that fill the town twice a year involving over 180 buildings, 10 million sq ft in showroom space, and … [Read more...]

Discovering Wilkes Art Gallery

Founded in 1962, Wilkes Art Gallery is a non-profit organization for promotion of the visual arts in our hometown of North Wilkesboro. Located in the historic building that once was the public library, and prior to that it was the town's post office. It features warm wood floors and a brick exterior … [Read more...]

Determining Blue

Prediction....Blue! Yesterday's post was full of the possibilities for THE Color of 2014. But I'm going to make my prediction. Personally, I think it's time for a nice, strong, blue. So that's my bet,...a dark marine or navy blue. Blue, blue, blue. It has been gaining strength at High Point Market … [Read more...]

The Color of 2014?

It's still early, I realize, but High Point Market is just a little over 6 weeks away so the trends for next year will be here before we know it. So what do YOU think the color of the year is going to be for 2014?   Pantone’s Emerald Green, Sherwin Williams’ Aloe, and Benjamin Moore’s Lemon … [Read more...]

Forsythia Yellow

This week is about color at the Dreamwalls Glass blog. And in springtime, the forsythias are the first thing we see blooming. We are always doing a lot of yellows in Dreamwalls Color Glass. But this most recent yellow is wonderful. It's based on a Sherwin-Williams color: #6690 Gambol Gold, and just … [Read more...]