Complicated Stairwell Repair

Finishes • Repair & Restoration Complicated Stairwell Repair There was a lot of patchwork going on in this repair project — about 22 patches and a 12 + foot high stairwell with not a lot of room to maneuver or place a ladder. Also the lighting was minimal at best. My client wanted to paint […]

Quote and Finish Repair

Repair & Restoration • Finishes • Lettering & Accents Quote and Finish Repair The walls needed plastering due to the house settling and water damage. My job was to paint over the plaster and match the existing finish. None of the paints had been saved or were known. There was also the challenge of matching […]

Nursery Design with Growth in Mind

Murals • Before & After Transformations Nursery Design with Growth in Mind My clients were having a baby girl. They wanted to do something special for her nursery with hand painted mural elements that matched the animals in her crib bedding. I was happy to comply but also suggested incorporating the pink plaid motive painted […]

Close Up of Aging Newly Painted Cabinetry

Finishes • Cabinet Finishes • Close Up Finish   Close Up of Aging Newly Painted Cabinetry Click here to view the completed before and after transformation of a kitchen island and cabinetry.

Aging Newly Painted Cabinetry

Finishes • Cabinet Finishes Aging Newly Painted Cabinetry When my client purchased her new home, the custom cabinets were painted a dark black. This was in direct contrast with the other half of the kitchen and seem incongruous with the white Carrara marble and stainless steel. Aging the custom cabinetry with a brushed-on and rubbed-off […]

Kitchen Island Glazing Close Up

Finishes • Cabinet Finishes • Close Up Finish Kitchen Island Glazing Close Up Click here to view the completed before and after transformation of a kitchen island and a dining room buffet.

Cabinet and Buffet Glazing

Finishes • Cabinet Finishes • Before & After Transformations • Close Up Finish Cabinet and Buffet Glazing  Before: Kitchen Island cabinetry and dining room buffet appeared too high contrast in comparison to the rest of the finishes and room furnishings. The client wanted her kitchen island cabinetry to blend in better with the granite countertop […]

Pencilled Baby Portrait

Fine Art • Illustration A pencilled baby portrait was hand drawn from photos supplied by  the client.

Custom Bee Stamp Powder Room

Murals • Lettering & Accents Custom Bee Stamp Powder Room This design was taken from the client’s wallpaper inspiration but the wallpaper she had wanted to use was discontinued. This didn’t stop her creative goal. A custom bee stamp was created.  Each bee was stenciled twice with 2 color applications  get the effect of wallpaper […]

A Grandson’s Portrait in Graphite