Imitation Siena Marble www.swralphdecorativepainting.com
Painting & Decorating
From perparation, making good and fixing right, though to project end, you can be sure that Shane and his team of associates will deliver all aspects of a high quality service.
Shane's and his team of associates knowledge of restoration in historical building, both here and in the UK, gives them a distinct advantage in ensuring that care and consideration, as well as effective project delivery are guarenteed.
Shane is well versed on all products new, eco friendly, specialised and domestic, for both interior and exterior use.
Guiding you through the decision making process, the project plan and assisting you in making the correct choice of product for your project he will ensure that you are fully included in all areas of project management.
For any queries please go to the contact page or visit us on our Facebook page!
From specialised customised pieces to large buildings, Shane brings his passion for historical techniques and modern intervention to every project. He draws his methods from the classics in decorative arts and combines them to his influences from Mies Van Der Rhoe and Bauhaus to name a few.
His precision and attention to detail can be seen in in every aspect of his work from large to small projects right through to his teachings in the Studio.
His knowledge in this field is vast and over the years has developed many artistic partnerships with fellow artisans.
Shane has delivered his restoration techniques to some of the most notable palaces and residences in Ireland, Hillsborough Castle, the Pro Cathedral and the Shelbourne hotel are among them.
"I was stunned at the transformation Shane achieved. I engaged in his services to refurbish my old internal house doors that were white sagging, worn and old. What a treat to have come home to a new set of Beautiful White Oak doors, a true transformation!! Shane is nothing other than professional and a pleasure to work with. He guided me through the expectations and the outcomes of the project and included me at all times in decision making - it really felt like i was a valuable part of the project !" Ms CP
"A true craftsman & artisan , his skills & attention to detail are endless" R.Maxwell
This is where Shane and his students really get to explore and perfect new and old techniques alike.
A warm and friendly environment specifically designed for the development of artisans skills.
Shane runs group seminars, private tuition, customised classes and intensive weekend classes, from beginner to advanced, in the disciplines of decorative arts.
Shane also has a partnership with external tutors and guest teachers including the French Master Michel Nadai. From time to time The studio hosts courses that are open to public attendance.
These courses have limited places to ensure maximum attention to all students .
The overall approach to teaching is that of a positive learning experience. Its individuilised and understands that each student has a different earning style. This is done through an upbeat, understanding and a fun environment.
We regularly update our facebook page with upcoming courses and events so please visit our page!