Prayer Quote and Trompe l’Oeil Cross

Prayer Quote and Trompe l’Oeil Cross Before: Unfinished space for St. Stephens St. Agnes School’s new Meditation & Prayer Room. After: The hand painted, three-color, metallic quote is 14 feet above the floor and is 36 feet long. It along with the trompe l’oeil cross, above the entry, enhance contemplative reflection. Relax with John Tavener’s music […]

Heirloom Table After Custom Gustavian Finish

Furniture • Before & After Transformation • Close Up Trompe l’Oeil Heirloom Table After Custom Gustavian Finish This piece was in the client’s family for generations. It was acquired after the passing of a parent. The matchbook where the table was discovered at flea market while honeymooning in Paris was inside the drawer. Because of […]

Trompe l’Oeil New Orleans Menu

Lettering & Accents Trompe l’Oeil New Orleans Menu Click here to view the complete Faux House Project.

Faux House – Trompe l’Oeil

The House That Faux Built, 2006, Arlington, Virginia. Click here to learn more about this artistic, fundraising project for New Orleans.   Other news coverage includes: Click this link for coverage on HouseSmarts TV, episode #41. Aired Fall, 2007.  Michael Ayala interviews me and Adrienne vanDooren about the Faux House. Coverage on Channel […]

Tent Cabana

Faux Painted and Decorative Finishes: This trompe l’oeil tent cabana adds interest to a small space and recalls the charming days of colorful striped, beach cabanas.   Another view with spongeing below the chair rail and added seashell decorations for effect. << Go back to the Finishes Page.