These pieces were all painted with homemade casein paint from the FARRAGOZ Online Course. Learn how to MAKE, apply and distress your own paint to look authentically old.

This mirror was created and painted by FARRAGOZ, using our casein paint recipe.

WHAT exactly is a Trumeau? HOW can I make my own? WILL it look like the real thing? WHO will help me?

Grinling Gibbons' wood carvings at Hampton Court Palace are some of the finest works by the grand master of the art form.

Faded grandeur at the Palace of Versailles!

Step one in recreating this panel, is producing a painted sample board.  By doing this, you will get a practice run in mixing the various colours and testing your ageing skills to obtain the required finish on furniture.

Shop and dream Paris style
If you love French interior design and bargain hunting, Paris is the place where your shopping daydreams come true. Claudia Strasser takes us on a winding tour through the Parisian flea markets finding decorative pieces all along the way.

This FARRAGOZ Moodboard was created using the sample board of Finish F113. Learn to create this finish in the FARRAGOZ Online Patina FINISHES Course.

Antique plates, pewter, silver and table linen all found in France.

Hand made from scratch in the FARRAGOZ Patina PROJECTS Course in which students learn how to MAKE, APPLY and DISTRESS their own paints, to create a rich patina that looks authentically old.

Nadia Galinkin completes yet another exquisite piece! This Colour Wheel is one of the 7 Objects that students of the FARRAGOZ Patina PROJECTS Course can make from scratch. Even the paint is made from scratch and then applied and distressed to look authentically old! Well done Nadia! We are most impressed!

Learn how to make, apply and distress your own paint to look authentically old.

Aged clock face and objects in our studio. To find out more about this particular clock face, go HERE

A farrago of old signs, iron work, lights and architectural decorations, adorn the Passage des Panoramas in Paris

Exquisite detail at Versailles!