IDAL Instructor Biography
Pierre Finkelstein

Pierre Finkelstein is a renowned author, teacher and decorative painting artisan as founder of his companies Grand Illusion Decorative Painting, Inc. and The Pierre Finkelstein Institute of Decorative Painting, Inc in New York City.

Pierre Finkelstein is a 1986 gold medal graduate of Van der Kellen, Institute in Belgium. In 1990, Pierre was awarded the prestigious award of Best Craftsman of France. He is the author of two popular books on decorative painting, Recipes for Surfaces, (Simon & Shuster) and The Art of Faux (Watson-Guptill).

Additionally, for over 15 years, Pierre has offered superior quality decorative painting supplies on his online store,

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