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Working with Friends Part 1

It's always fun to work with another artist. 
 And recently I helped a colleague, Robin,
 with a very large project
 she and her crew were doing.

When completed,
Robin and her band of merry painters will have
designed, painted and decorated
every inch of every wall,
every ceiling
and all the wood trim
in this grand home.


Here are some snapshots of the job site
and the work that has been accomplished so far.

The master bedroom is my favorite.
The colors are dreamy and the ceiling is lavish.

I admire Robin's ability to blend of layer upon layer
of color and texture.
That girl simply cannot use a single color from the can!
But, then, that's what makes her designs so special.

The dining room is another masterpiece of
texture, color and pattern....
though suffers from my bad photography!

I had had the happy job of painting the powder room,
with a shimmery champagne colored background
and a stencil overlay.

The TV room is a soft blend of color
and weathered wood.
It's main feature is the turret.
And, yes, painting the high ceiling was tricky.

Working new construction is unique.
The up-side is there are no worries
about drips of paint on the floor. 
The down-side is that we likely won't see the house
when it's completed. 



  1. This project is taking my breath away! I love, love, love the subtlety of the mixed colors on the wall, and your delicate stenciling. Gorgeous!

  2. Wow! Such amazing talent! Would love to be a fly on the wall while you guys worked. Toodles, Kathryn @TheDedicatedHouse


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