Alistair Erskine has been working as a decorative artist for over 20 years, mainly providing a service for leading interior designers. His experience includes special paint finishes and effects, mural painting, trompe l'oeil, woodgraining, marbling, faux finishes, stippling, dragging, stencilling, gilding, combing, gesso, hand painted motifs, leafing, lacquer and fresco effects. He will tackle both traditional and very modern ideas and works in London, nationwide and abroad.
Luxury custom wall finishes in unique exceptional materials. Monumental wall art made to measure - made in France in natural materials including lime, concrete, metals (sometimes 24-carat gold and silver) which complement classical and contemporary spaces (offices, restaurants, hotel, industrial and residential). Some of the finishes are waterproof and can therefore be integrated into your bathroom, kitchen and near an indoor pool, Mainly custom made on canvas but can be available as wallpaper to Interior professionals, design studios, luxury brands, museums and private clients. Email House Couturier with requirements.
Specialist painter of murals for walls or ceilings, of wood graining, marbling, and other trompe l'oeil effects. Jane Knapp also designs and makes oil cloths as flooring for conservation projects. She has been involved in the refurbishment and redecoration of historic buildings but is equally happy to undertake small projects for children's rooms. Jane also designs and produces an original range of lighting and furniture, especially oak or cherry refectory tables.
Lizzi Porter trained as an apprentice to Salvatore Titian, restorer of some of the finest antiques, learning skills including gesso work, gilding, lacquerwork, replacing broken ornament and colour-matching antique painted finishes. Since 1995, she has worked freelance for top interior designers (including Nicky Haslam), architects, curators and private clients, undertaking all types of interior decorative finishes, including trompe l'oeil panelling, chinoiserie, bumble bees swarming through a window, a stray leaf on a floor board, marbling a chimney piece. She is prepared to paint anything you may imagine, and will undertake commissions worldwide.
Perucchetti Studio offers clients traditional Marmorino polished plaster of the finest quality, based on ancient recipes drawn from the 'archivi delle biblioteche' in Venice. For over 48 years Perucchetti has developed an extensive archive of finishes to achieve a multitude of textures, colours and original and intricate patinas to complement the interior design and architecture of today.