Who is Peta Sanderson?

Peta Sanderson Faux Painting, Murals and Restoration serves the specialty painting needs of discerning clients all over the San Francisco Bay Area.

Peta has, since the early 1990’s, worked with local and internationally acclaimed Interior Designers and Architects on both residential and commercial projects. She will be happy to show you what she can do for you – from Trompe l’oeil and murals to woodgraining, antiquing and gilding.

Please browse her portfolio for other specialty finishes and custom design ideas, then contact her for a free estimate and quote.

My Background

Fine Art and Specialty Painting History:

Peta Sanderson Murals, Faux Painting and Restoration is a Marin based, Bay Area company. I specialize in all aspects of Interior and Exterior decorative painting.

My Creative skills include Murals, Trompe-L’oeil, Color Glazing and Wall Washing, Gilding, Venetian Plaster, Marbleizing, Woodgraining, Stenciling, Friezes, Antiquing, Distressing Etc.

On-site color mixing and matching is my specialty, as is touching up damage to many surfaces.

I have over 25 years experience in faux finishing, 8 years of formal art training and have been serving the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond since 1990.

I am a disciplined Artist and a good listener, with strength in the understanding of composition, color theory and design. I strive to create, enrich and embellish, the goal being to give the client the highest quality finish possible in whatever form, style, or budget.

Peta Sanderson Murals, Faux Painting and Restoration is Marin County/San Francisco based, but as a seasoned traveler I am happy to travel anywhere for your project – Northern California and beyond.

I have collaborated with many local Bay Area, national and internationally acclaimed Designers and Architects, on many residential and commercial projects. I work just as well with builders, painting contractors and/or directly with home owners.

Please call or email me for questions, samples, portfolio, advice and/or pricing.

Faux and Specialty Finishes:

Murals and Trompe l’oeil. Color glazing and wall washing. Venetian plaster and restoration. Marbleizing and wood graining. Gliding and stenciling. Antiquing and distressing. Etc…

Reference Material:

Architectural Digest
Also ‘Decorative Style’ by Kevin Mc Cloud, published by SIMON AND SCHUSTER.
‘Professional Painted Finishes’ by Ina Brosseau Marx, Allen Marx and Robert Marx, published by Witney Library of Design WATSON-GUPTILL PUBLICATIONS.
Italian Plaster Techniques by Maureen Soens published by Sterling Publishing Co.Inc.
The handbook of painted decoration by Yannik Guegan and Roger Le Puil.

California Painting Contractor License #830200

Contact Peta

Peta Sanderson is located in Marin County – San Francisco Bay Area, Northern California

No matter what your location or time zone, Peta will address your queries within 48 hours.

Feel free to contact Peta to discuss scheduling your job.

A 10% deposit and signed contract is all you need to start a project.

For Faux finishing, restoration or mural consultation and/or pricing contact Peta at: 415-272-1740

Or please use this form for email contact.