French Panels, Grotesque and Mother of Pearl
Art Works and Designs offers an array of unusual finishes.
Customized furniture details such as imbedded mother of pearl designed specifically for this contemporary entrance piece. The side is adorned in a mother of pearl , as a cherry blossom tree and gold painted pine. The front is a faux wood grain to simulate persimmon wood. The mother of pearl was hand cut and carved into the piece then covered with many coats of lacquer giving it a true antique look.
We also offer hand painted panels displayed here are two distinct styles , First is a classic French Versailles on canvas and antiqued using a limited color palette for dramatic effect. Then we have a whimsical yet classic panels in the Grotesque. These panels are painted with an assortment of color and fantasy. Both styles are bordered in gold leaf for dramatic effect.