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Brightly Painted Office Table

Commissioned by a publisher in exchange for some advertising, the table was made with 4″ x 4″ legs tied together with interlocking mdf beams. The legs and 7′ x 3′ mdf top were painted with acrylics and protected with several thin coats of varnish. The top also has a protective glass overlay.

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Painted Chest

I picked up this chest of drawers from a secondhand store to use as a test project. I then painted it with a stylized flooded canyon using acrylics. Finished with several thin coats of varnish, it has served me well for many years.

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Faux Painted Pedestal

I borrowed a somewhat sad looking wood veneered pedestal that had seen better days and revitalized it with a grained faux finish to the body and a faux tortoiseshell inset top. I added the simple graphic details on a whim. The pedestal subsequently sold for substantially more than its original price.

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Painted Desk and Chair

The painting of this desk and chair was commissioned by an artist for his in-home private gallery. Following his request for a brightly colored, folk art feel, I prepared colored sketches for approval. Both items were painted with the ombre style background before the detailed designs were painted on top.

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