Allison creates faux effects including graining, marbling and stone blocking and applies colour washes with her own colour mixes. These can be applied to walls, doors, fitted wardrobes, cupboards, fire surrounds and floors. .
Dining Room Furniture
Allison also applies special effects and her own bespoke free hand painted designs to painted furniture for home and garden.
Allison works to commission applying faux and decorative paint finishes to walls, kitchen cupboards, fitted wardrobes, book cases, fire surrounds and floors.
Paint finishes can also be applied to free standing furniture to revive old pieces and lend character to new. Allison designs and paints bespoke designs inspired by furnishing fabric onto painted furniture.
Her Toyboxes are individually designed and completely unique.
Commissions have included a "Tinkerbell and Bow" child's wardrobe and bed, a Cotswold bedroom "French Country" style head board and table inspired by existing furnishing fabrics and Allison's "Flora and Fauna" designs painted onto bedroom chests and chairs, a colour washed Cotswold kitchen and family room, faux grained MDF staircase, flower motif hand painted fitted wardrobes, Caribbean mural panelled free standing cupboard and screen, a “sheep dog” bespoke Toy Box and a set of dining room painted furniture with applied paint finish, faux bamboo painted edge and a table with hand painted motifs.
Using her knowledge and experience, Allison has worked in many styles; a Georgian Manor House, a Swedish style Coach House, a Country Cotswold Cottage and Farmhouse to a Contemporary style London Town House. Allison will work with clients designing and creating furniture to complement existing furnishings or a totally new space.