FAUX FINISHES AND WALL TREATMENTS:
variscite, porphyry (granite) with inlay, eggshell mosaic, and tortoise shell
lapis lazuli, malachite, marble, and distressed finish
strie (linen), antique bronze verdigris, crackling, and basket weave
frottage, sponging on – silk, sponging on – wool, sponging off
ragging off – British, ragging on – continental, combing: striping and checker
combing: weave, plaid, abstract, and seashell
If you can dream it, I will do it. No job too big or small, on or off-island
trompe l’oeil leaves littering wide pine floors
antiqued bronze verdigris claw and ball tub
compass rose inlaid in fir, three different stains
Murals can change a space very affordably with custom stencils.
Left: Back door entrance and laundry room area is enlivened with stencils of hydrangeas and sparrows.
Below: Hydrangea stencils continue into bedroom and merge with fields of daisies and tiger swallowtails
Jungle ceiling from side and below
bird of paradise furniture accent
Outside John’s Fish Market, Vineyard Haven MA
The image below is located to the right of the entrance.
These newel post lighthouses have functioning deck lights. The clients requested that their new grandchildren and dogs be included in the decoration. The bases of the lighthouses have a subtle grey stone finish accomplished by frottage and sponging, and the beach trim appears sandy. All other elements are hand-painted with acrylics.