Areas of Expertise

Craig is a master colorist and painter and is adept at number of classical and modern techniques and methods. Some of the decorative and faux finishes Craig specializes in include:
  • Decorative Plasters
  • Marbelizing
  • Wood Graining
  • Crackle Finishes
  • Stone Textures
  • Tromp L’Oeil
  • Color Washes
  • Airbrushing
  • Stenciling
  • Metallic Verdigris
  • Bas Relief
Craig has continually developed his knowledge of the art and science of faux finish painting. Some of his ongoing study has included:
  • 1987 Ballard Studios
  • 1988 Day Studio Workshop
  • 2000 Shiela Lonie Color School
  • 2002 Faux Finish Institute
  • 2004 Addi Color Italian Plasters
  • 2006 Vigini Studio Distressed Furniture
  • 2009 Pierre Finkelstein Woodgraining
  • 2012 Dru Blair Airbrush Sky
  • 2012 Steve Shriver Perspective Drawing
  • 2012 Steve Shriver Egg and Dart Tromp L’Oeil
  • 2012 Pierre Finkelstein Tromp L’Oeil
  • 2014 Bas Relief Workshop with Ellie Ellis