I regularly document case studies on Traditional Painter of my work wallpapering in Staffordshire, and provide details of the processes and materials I use. This open “teach not sell” approach seems to be the most effective way to explain to my clients that I know what I am doing.
Period property wallpapering in Tamworth
A lot of the original ceiling papers in Sycamores House were kept but the walls in the rest of the house was wallpapered in a variety of different styles, from hand prints to owl patterned, to supaglypta and Lincrusta panelling which we painted to match light oak!
Hanging Farrow and Ball wallpaper
Hanging Farrow and Ball wallpaper You know how it is, you wait for the bus then 3 come along at once! Well after my little set back, thanks to Mr Farrow and Bobby Ball, the F&B paper I was due to hang turned up. Not only that one, but some more for another room at the old vicarage…
Wetherspoons mural wallpapering
A mural at Wetherspoons refurb in Rugely, Staffs I show off my paperhanging skills in an intimate drinks venue in Rugely. The (non) parlour painters amongst us occassionally get asked to do something a bit different, so when I was rung by a company in London last week, asking if I could hang a mural at Wetherspoons refurb.
Lincrusta restoration halifax
This article is about a Lincrusta restoration project at Thorpe House. I am one of 3 approved Advanced Lincrusta Installers at Traditional Painter and at the end of August 2012, I found my self answering a request from Lincrusta training manager Andy Sarson.
Correct tub paste
I hang a lot of fine wallcoverings and I am careful to specify the correct wallpaper tub paste. Solvite Light and Luxury to the rescue on this short notice job! Last Friday I had a last minute call to hang some wallpaper. It was for an interior designer who I do a bit of work
Paste for Laura Ashley wallpaper
This article is on which paste to use with Laura Ashley wallpaper. I was hanging some Laura Ashley paper the other day, and the customer had purchased their own paste from Laura Ashley.