Pangaea’s fascination with the interaction of people with their surroundings translates into an ability to fit a design to the person or family who will inhabit the space. She believes looks alone don’t cut it when it comes to our homes. Over the years in her own home remodeling projects she took a hands-on approach, partly from financial necessity and partly so that she could get exactly what she wanted.
“I’ve rolled up my sleeves to tile floors, shower enclosures and back-splashes. I’ve built custom cabinetry, sewn custom window treatments and hand-troweled textures on walls and ceilings. All of this hands-on work has given me a good working knowledge of processes and a deep and abiding appreciation for the work done by professional fabricators, trades-persons, artisans and contractors.”