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murals:

hove painting studio paints murals directly onto walls. paints used are acrylic or water-based. some faux finishes require oil base stains or glazes. the average execution takes approximately 10 to 14 days. painting styles are primarily: trompe l'oeil (fool the eye), architectural, floral and photo realism. these techniques are used in order to create the customized illusion and atmosphere which opens a space.

jet mural jet mural detail
lear jet cockpit mural
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size: 28' x 4.5'
location: kankakee, il
business office
detail of lear jet cockpit mural
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all gauges and numbers were true to life.
sailboats mickey
sailboat mural
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size: 32' x 5'
location: evanston, il
residence
wraps around two walls
wine room
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size: 6' x 8'
location: chicago, il
residence
painted on double doors
grisille bathroom detail
grisille-style kitchen
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size: entire room
location: winnetka, il
residence
all walls & ceiling
grisille-style ceiling
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4' diameter
faux ceiling molding - trompe l'oeil
bathroom bathroom detail
pompaneii style bathroom
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size: entire room
location: chicago, il
residence
all four walls & hallway
detail of pompaneii style bathroom
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faux molding, plaster and marble
bathroom dog detail
dog detail
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bathroom detail
flower detail
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foyer mural
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size: entire room
location: winnetka, il
residence
all four walls & ceiling
details in foyer mural
faux molding, ledges & outdoor scene
vineyard door
tuscany vineyard bathroom mural
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size: 4' x 2.5'
location: chicago, il
residence
faux stone window & vineyard scene
trompe l'oeil woodgrain doors
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size: 8' x 4'
location: chicago, il
residence
faux woodgrain & molding
clinic mural bunnies
children's clinic waiting room
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size: 8' x 25'
location: gurnee, il
children's clinic
detail of bunnies in clinic mural
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sky mural sky mural detail
ceiling sky mural
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size: 20' x 7.5'
location: winnetka, il
residence
detail of sky mural
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clinic mural 2 revere #1
children's room
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size: 8' x 15'
location: river forest, il
residence
two walls
horse scene #1 - revere
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size: 2 walls
location: chicago, il
office
revere #2
horse scene #2 - revere
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size: 2 walls
location: chicago, il
office

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