Category Archives: John’s Blog

3 Cheers for Terrazzo!

Terrazzo has been the recipient of incredible breakthroughs in technology. Using Epoxy as a base allows for brighter colors, a thinner base material, and the ability to add an array of various and unconventional aggregates. The one thing technology has not answered is how to keep 2 (or more), different colors separate without using an…

The Start of Something Big!

Waterjet fabrication is a relatively new process and has been at the heart of everything that Creative Edge Master Shop has produced since 1988. Furthermore, we have always been the innovators in this architecturally decorative process. In the early 1990′s, when most architects and interior designers had never even heard of this process, we were producing…

Material Thinking

The advantages of using waterjet fabrication for your projects extend far beyond making beautiful and intricate floors.  The high pressure stream of water mixed with garnet sand allows for cutting a wide variety of materials.  Materials that are traditionally difficult to work with are now available in the pallet, expanding the reach of the designer’s…

The Terrazzo Dazzle

Poured terrazzo is one of the oldest forms of hard surface flooring.  It has certainly come along way from the time when Venetian workers would place discarded marble chips into a clay floor. Loved for its ability to create large, homogeneous spans,  terrazzo’s primary limitation used to be in the method of shaping the designs. …

Blending Stone with Wood

Let’s delve into ways in which Creative Edge can help. The project featured here is a custom high-rise condominium in Las Vegas. The designer was Semone Gell of Semone Gell Design, an internationally renowned interior design firm for both residential and commercial interiors. “I have worked with John and Creative Edge in the past however…