With 29 years of high end wood finishing experience I am an expert in coatings and applications. I provide consulting and in-house training on various coatings and staining procedures, touch and repair, distressing & antiquing techniques, and usage of high-end spray equipment (air assisted airless), etc.
My portfoio includes: 17 years of Architectural wood finishing with clientele such as Ritz Carlton Hotels (Nationally & Internationally), high end Law Firms (Fullbright & Jawarski), Accounting Firms (Deloitte & Touche), Corporate Headquarters (ie. Southwestern Bell, Florida Power & Light), Wigand Corporation (extensive monumental grade touch-up & repair). My portfolio also includes 9 years in the High End Kitchen Cabinetry Industry. I've finished over 300 high end kitchens in Vail and Aspen, with various finishes including: wiping & spray staining, glazing, paint and rub through, crackle lacquer, distressing (chaining, worm holes, hewning, cracks), etc. I started Upscale Woodfinishing in 2004 and have been consulting and finishing for various wood finishing companies, Kitchen & Bath Design Showrooms and have re-coated over 100 residential kitchens in Denver & Evergreen. I have consulted both locally and nationally.