specializes in custom handpainted
and decorative faux
resident artist, Carol Makris, creates beautiful customized wall
decorations and finishes to stylize ceilings, floors and furniture as
Carol is able to collaborate with an interior designer, homeowner or
business owner to bring their vision to life, and create the desired
visual effects. Ideas for murals can be developed through
color sketches, and once approved, the mural will be painted on canvas
in our studio and then installed like wallpaper. Onsite work is
also available -- we travel to your location and paint
directly on the walls or other surfaces.
Our artistic services include:
Residential and commercial commissions are accepted.
As you browse through our website, you'll see
examples and project photos of our work which includes textured faux
stone, marble, wood grain, fresco finishes, glazed techniques, gilding
and various plasters.
Carol Makris the owner of Artistic Brushworks
won the "The most creative use of Faux or Decorative Finish, Mural, Trompe L'oeil, or Stenciling
Application Project" award at the
Decorative Finishing Awards in 2004.