“OPEN HOUSE COME IN” said the sign on the door. Being a rather mischievous person and prone to following instructions on signs, I did. The black lettered, white sign hung on a black door framed by a white wall and opened into a treasure trove of artwork, furniture, murals, and more.
Meet Bob & Julia Christian: the husband & wife team behind some of the most detailed trompe-l’œil decorative paintings of the past 33 years. Featured in houses, offices, on furniture, murals, and other knick-knacks across the country, the duo has tackled an extensive array of different substrates. Check out their website at bobchristiandecorativeart.com
Mr. & Mrs. Christian are currently consolidating their space into the Julia Christian Gallery on 114 Taylor St. in downtown Savannah. Check it out between 11am and 5pm Monday – Friday.
The 32 MLK Jr. BLVD. location is currently for sale. The fabulous Beth Vantosh is the realtor for the property. Contact her if you’re interested in a look-see or more.