Next to children's spaces, fireplaces are my favorite thing to do. The technique and materials used to create the specific finish or look a client is going for is a challenge, and one I've always enjoyed. From the first time a friend asked, "Could you faux my boring white fireplace?" to the last stroke of grout on my tile work, my fireplaces have been enlivening living rooms for well over a decade now. 

Acrylic & Oil Glazes Over Painted Wood 
Cast Concrete
Stucco
Tile Make-Overs
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Oil glazes over cast concrete in progress

Once the graining is complete, the surface is sealed, left to cure for a day or two, then the stain is created from artists' oils.