Posts made in June, 2015

Hand Painted Wardrobes with Specialist Paint Effect – Blog by Lee Simone

Posted by on Jun 28, 2015 in Blog, Faux Finishes Blog, Hand Painted Furniture Blog, Paint Effects Blog

Hand Painted Wardrobes with Specialist Paint Effect – Blog by Lee Simone

Hand Painted Wardrobes with Specialist Paint Effect First published on Traditonal Painter.   Recently I returned to the home of a long standing client in Harrogate. Over the years I’ve created a variety of different specialist paint effects throughout their home, giving them bespoke wall finishes in their kitchen, lounge, snug, dining room, master bedroom & the en-suite. Painting these wardrobes originally was actually the first ever paid project I did entirely on my own whilst...

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Hand Painted Laminate Kitchen – Blog by Lee Simone

Posted by on Jun 28, 2015 in Blog, Hand Painted Kitchens Blog

Hand Painted Laminate Kitchen – Blog by Lee Simone

Hand Painted Laminate Kitchen – Blog by Lee Simone   First published on Traditional Painter For this kitchen transformation the clients wanted their old laminate kitchen hand painted to make the room feel lighter, brighter and more modern. They had already painted the walls and replaced the worktops before I arrived and would be re-tiling and fitting new handles once I’d finished. Preparation – I began the project by first thoroughly cleaning all units with the citrus-based...

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Hand Painted ‘Shabby Chic’ Kitchen – Blog by Lee Simone

Posted by on Jun 28, 2015 in Blog, Hand Painted Kitchens Blog, Paint Effects Blog

Hand Painted ‘Shabby Chic’ Kitchen – Blog by Lee Simone

Hand Painted ‘Shabby Chic’ Kitchen – Blog by Lee Simone   First published on Traditional Painter This ‘Shabby Chic’ kitchen enquiry came from a lovely couple in Stainton, near Barnard Castle. They had been considering having their pine kitchen painted for some time and having found Traditional Painter on the web, got in touch with me. After a few email exchanges and having received my guesstimate from the pictures provided, I headed up to Barnard Castle to...

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Faux Marble Hand Painted Fireplaces

Posted by on Jun 28, 2015 in Blog, Faux Finishes Blog, Paint Effects Blog

Faux Marble Hand Painted Fireplaces

Faux Marble Hand Painted Fireplaces First Published on Traditional Painter Painted faux marble is a great way to change the look your old cast iron, slate or wooden fireplace, creating a hand painted feature that is unique and often a great talking point.   Hand Painted Faux Marble Fireplace – Doncaster This green faux marbled fireplace was made out of slate and had originally had a marble effect painted on it, quite possibly in Victorian times when faux finishes were extremely...

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