Old World Textured Plaster Finish

I recently had the opportunity to do an old world, textured plaster finish in a gorgeous, new construction home in Winchester.  This stunning mahogany library needed something special; plain paint just wasn’t going to do.  I was commissioned by the builder (whose home I had previously done work in) to do a faux finish that […]    Read More

Brick Fireplace Makeover

Brick Fireplace Makeover – This fireplace desperately needed a makeover.  The floor to ceiling fireplace was dark, dingy and dated.  The homeowners wanted to change the color of the bricks so that they looked like a natural stone.  Plain paint wasn’t going to achieve this look.  We chose a neutral, grey/beige color palette that complimented […]    Read More

Faux Driftwood Finish

I was commissioned by interior designer, Denyne Sanville, denynedesigns.com, to do a faux driftwood finish on her client’s night stands.  As you can see from the “before” picture, these night stands were wood, the right base for this particular finish.  I lightly sanded them down and put a darker stain.  Since chalk paint sands very easily, […]    Read More