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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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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Hand Painted Rustic Paint Effect for Walls – Blog by Lee Simone

Posted by on Aug 10, 2014 in Blog, Faux Finishes Blog, Paint Effects Blog

Hand Painted Rustic Paint Effect for Walls – Blog by Lee Simone

Hand Painted Rustic Wall Finish, Oare, Devon This paint effects project was done in one of the spare rooms at Oare Manor in Devon. If you would like to see larger pictures of this project please visit the main project page.   The finished room with rustic walls and ‘shabby chic’ furniture Each of the rooms was being completely revamped, with each having its own particular style and feel. For this bedroom and en-suite the clients wanted a ‘shabby chic’ look, with the walls and furniture...

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‘Shabby Chic’ Fireplace and Gold Paint Effect – Blog by Lee Simone

Posted by on Dec 19, 2013 in Blog, Faux Finishes Blog, Hand Painted Furniture Blog, Paint Effects Blog

‘Shabby Chic’ Fireplace and Gold Paint Effect – Blog by Lee Simone

 ‘Shabby Chic’ Fireplace and Gold Paint Effect – Blog by Lee Simone   I recently headed down to Oare in Devon to do some more decorative painting and faux finishes. I usually head down around once a year and it’s always a pleasure. The manor house is beautiful as is the countryside around. This time my main jobs were to transform a couple of fireplaces, creating a faux stone and trompe l’oeil effect on one and a ‘shabby chic’ and patinated gold...

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