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Theresa Cheek
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Attended University of Texas at Austin
Lives in Texas
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New Etsy store for Art's the Answer!
I am excited! Art't the Answer now has an etsy shop where you can purchase hand marbled book marks.... and marbled river rocks that can be used in many creative ways... They can be stacked under a bonsai tree or in a ze...
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Vintage iron work in Ft. Worth, Texas
Last year, I spent some time in Ft. Worth, Texas on business. I had to pass by this building almost every day and it really intrigued me! I had no time to stop and investigate and could only get this poor photo through the ca...
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(source) Last week, I went to Seattle for Salon-an international gathering of decorative artists from around the world. I stayed in a charming B & B- the Pensione Nichols with Helen Morris , the fabulous owner of the Stencil ...
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Let's visit Rome!
Do you always recognize an opportunity when it comes knocking?  This September, two of the greatest decorative artists in the world will be combining talents for an 8 day workshop plus 2 days of touring in Rome! ...
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Capturing light in Firenze!
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Calling all lovers of paper ephemera!
 Beth Scanlon of Scanlon Apparati is my newest obsession! Her combinations of intricate marbled papers with old maps and drawings can't be matched! Look at the detail of this wastebasket...the front side is actually recesse...
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Antique Roadtrip!
After a recent road trip to repair a mural, I treated myself to a stop at one of my favorite antique shops-Pandora's Box. With just the right ratio of cats to clients, Pandora's Box (located in Frankston, Texas) offers...
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A friend invited me to High Tea at a nearby old plantation home today.....  Promptly at 2:00, sixteen women were seated to a lovely menu of fruit, scones, tea sandwiches and desserts. On the left of me were two women fr...
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Working with Gracie wallpaper...one of my favorite things!
I think you all know by now that I have a penchant for all things Chinoiserie..... I recently was asked to embellish a small powder room done in Gracie paper. The trim and door were white and competed with the scene. I ba...
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decorative artist
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  • Self
    decorative artist, 1985 - present
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Texas
Previously
Texas...with my nose inside a book or interior decorating magazine
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Artist/traveller/collector.....with a degree in Art History. Lover of all things Italianate and a francophile at heart.
Introduction
I am a decorative artist specializing in Italian and French design. I love painting murals, gilding and doing restoration. Yearly trips to Europe keep my creative batteries charged! Deteriorated stone, faded frescoes, I love all things old and crusty!
Education
  • University of Texas at Austin
    Art History
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