Why Tiffany glass feels/sounds like plastic even though it’s glass

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There are few pieces of lighting as iconic as Louis Comfort Tiffany's stained glass creations. The intricate details of every hand-crafted glass shade tell a story all its own.  However, have you ever tapped on a Tiffany-style lamp and wondered why it feels and sounds like plastic? Louis Comfort Tiffany developed a process of snugly wrapping each piece of … [Read more...]

Michael Van Derlofske — ALA, Young Exec.

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Quoizel's, Director of Online Retail Sales, Michael Van Derlofske was featured in an Enlightenment Magazine article on the American Lighting Association's Young Executives under 40 Group. Michael, who started with Quoizel in 2001, is quoted as saying: “As the Director of Online Retail Sales for Quoizel Lighting, I appreciate platform the 'YE' provides.  … [Read more...]

Introducing Intern/Designer Marie-Catherine

Marie-Catherine, an intern in the design department, is making a name for herself here at Quoizel! Currently, studying Industrial Design at Purdue University in Indiana, Marie-Catherine's passion is design!  Since returning in May, where she interned last summer under Peter Cox, Director of Product Development, Marie-Catherine has jumped in feet first helping … [Read more...]

Inspirational Lighting at the London 2012 Olympics

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Creative and innovative lighting is highlighted at the London 2012 Olympics. One sports reporter, David Woods of the Indianapolis Star, in awe, looked up from his computer to see the stunningly lit stadium and Tweeted the beautiful image above. The stadium is not the only Olympics-related structure with innovative lighting. London Bridge is lit by a high-tech … [Read more...]

Follow Quoizel on Twitter!

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For the latest lighting tips, design trends, and news ...... Click here to follow Quoizel on Twitter! Is there a particular post that you liked or would like to comment on? What fixture did you change in your home this year? Let us know on Twitter!   … [Read more...]