Commissioned Sideboard in Paris Grey and White

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A gorgeous commissioned revival for our client. Large sideboard beautifully crafted and given a revival as part of entire dining room concept. Hand painted in a textured rustic finish in Paris Grey, then colour washed with a blend of Paris Grey and Graphite, and then again with a subtle pure white wash.  Clear and dark waxed then dry brushed over in paris grey then clear waxed. The carving and detailing were gold gilded with Annie Sloan gold sizing then washed over with Paris grey and Pure White White. The paint finish was then sanded back in areas to allow the layers and different tones to show through. What was once a "wood heavy" piece of furniture has now been revived with a mix of "coastal french rustic" style in mind.  The handles were changed to classic simple dark knobs which were then white washed to fit in with the revival. This piece will now sit beautifully with an upcoming dining suite revival for our client. The piece will now lighten and brighten our clients room. A gorgeous revival, being sympathetic to it's craftsmanship, enhancing the details and lightning the piece with an authentic hand painted finish.

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The Artisan Company is a New Zealand owned and based company focussed upon making and making and providing the highest quality decorative paints and tools for homes and all types of spaces. Born out of a rich heritage of bespoke furniture and interiors through the merging of Taylored Revival and Vintro Paint NZ and with several decades of experience we are unashamedly focused upon luxury DIY products and in helping people achieve bespoke looks in their interiors. 


As NZ's only bespoke paint manufacturer making our flagship Premium Chalk Paint we combine technology with our fine tuned natural skills. We use advanced machinery with an exact accuracy measured within less than a ¼ of a ml and use a custom formulation database with complex colours formulated by hand; most of which can't be replicated by machines. We are a proud NZ company who promotes and uses local suppliers and products wherever possible. We also aim to have a positive impact on environment through low VOC paints, minimised wastage and smart use of materials.


To provide the best possible experience for our customers we have also curated artisanal tools including the world renowned Staalmeester brushes which work in perfect  unison with our Premium Chalk Paint and otehr ranges with there rich and creamy consistency. From the advanced bristle materials through to the  INOX steel ferrules it all really helps to achieve the best results, and yes brushes do make a big difference to your painting experience and finish.

Aside from our unique range of products, we are also proud of our decades worth of experience in the field of decorative painting and training. Having been recognised locally and overseas for these efforts has also led us to directly train over three thousand people and paint over two thousand bespoke furniture or interior pieces for clients.

Heritage of Taylored Revival


Taylored Revival or TR as it was known by its regulars was a family business started in a garage in East Auckland in 2012. A leading decorative painting studio which undertook thousands of commissions projects over the years and was considered the leading Chalk Paint retailer in the Australasian region. Progressing through the years from a small retail store in Whitford through to a large format 300m2 retail site in Botany. Take a quick look at the history and the prequel to The Artisan Company below.