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Blue Marble Finish, One of Four Great Creative Ventures With Free Downloadable Tutorials!

July is made for creative ventures, especially when they involve metallic paints, deep aqua blues and a dot pattern. Don’t let the summer go by without dipping your brushes into this juicy project. Take advantage of a rare opportunity and download this and other surface design tutorials at Golden Paintworks Limited Edition Summer Collection 2020. [...]

2020-07-17T17:23:45-04:00July 17th, 2020|Decorative Painting|

Summer Greens for Interiors: One Thousand Flowers, One Great Wall Finish and Two Murals

Summer Greens for Interiors: One Thousand Flowers, One Great Wall Finish and Two Murals In the midst of a pandemic find joy in the greens of summer. Our botanical above is an homage to Mille Fleur (Thousand Flowers) tapestry techniques invented in the 15th Century. Renaissance tapestry weavers carefully designed multiple botanically detailed plants and [...]

2020-07-17T08:31:24-04:00July 16th, 2020|Decorative Painting|

Make a Beautiful Splash With our Blue Wave Finish

If the sound of waves breaking on the shore, and the sight of iridescent blues swirling together are your thing then we have a surface design for you. Using exceptional paint products from Golden Paintworks, we have created Blue Wave. You will no doubt recognize the name of Golden Paints if you are in the [...]

2020-07-14T14:54:23-04:00July 14th, 2020|Decorative Painting|

Charmed Kitchen With a Softer View

CHARMED KITCHEN WITH A SOFTER VIEW: Sepia Tone Landscape Mural and Gloriously Weathered Cabinet Painting How do you make a new addition and kitchen seamlessly match the charm and age of a 125 year old home? Transform the new kitchen cabinets with an age-worn patina finish. Add to that an impressionistic and mono-chromatic landscape mural, [...]

2020-02-06T14:52:46-05:00February 6th, 2020|Mural Arts|

What Inspires Us- October 2018

WHAT INSPIRES US "Curandera," painting by Stephanie Maria. Acrylic on board. As an art student I considered Halloween to be one of the High Holidays.  The opportunity to create an outrageous costume, become that character, and then party amongst all the other drama-queens was irresistible. My own creations included a bone-collecting witch, Carmen [...]

2019-03-14T17:35:11-04:00October 18th, 2018|Artists Perspectives|

Unique Marmorino Plaster Finish for Masculine Appeal in Hotel Common Areas

The most thrilling kind of inquiry is out of the blue. It is from a hospitality designer or architect that we’ve never worked with before. He or She has contacted us via an internet search for custom architectural finishes, such as Stucco Veneziano. When it happens we feel that we’ve done our job right. And [...]

How to create a visual feast with artisanal wall finishes!

HOW TO CREATE A VISUAL FEAST WITH ARTISANAL WALL FINISHES: RESTAURANT INTERIOR DESIGN IN CONCORD, MASSACHUSETTS Arteriors has a repertoire of signature interior design wall finishes and many of them are showcased at Fiorella’s new restaurant in historic Concord, Massachusetts. Old world color washes blend with damask all-over stenciling and the window and doors have [...]

2019-03-14T17:35:12-04:00November 10th, 2017|Faux Finishes, Metal Leaf, Metallic Paint, Restaurant Design|