About The School
atmosphere at the school is as warm and welcoming as it is exciting
and professional - See our Gallery for some candids and snapshots of our physical space.
When a student enters our school for the first time, we begin a relationship that supports each artisan in every aspect of their business.
- Setting the standard for excellence in the art and business of decorative painting for three decades.
- Robert Marx, the school's executive director and co-author of Professional Painted Finishes, is a talented instructor and painter. His knowledge of traditional painting methods combined with his quest for state-of-the-art materials and techniques has taken the school into the medium of Faux Effects™.
- The school has provided quality instruction in the decorative arts to over 8,000 students from the United States and around the world.
- Offering a full range of technical and business support, paints, tools and materials.