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  • Color Craftsmen: Moving From Moral Support to Creating an Image

    In 2014 Color Craftsmen had the opportunity to showcase their depth of talent on a new construction project. The client wanted a rustic, yet modern feel to the dining room - something that would set it apart from the house and make it a centerpiece to be admired. Color Craftsmen achieved this goal by creating faux finishes that resemble stone, using plaster and other materials to create depth and detail.      This project won Color Craftsmen the KILZ PDCA Picture it Painted Professionally Award for a Residential Decorative project. For John Bubenik, owner of Color Craftsmen in Missouri, the award means more than just the plaque on the wall. It means something on a personal level that goes beyond the etched name and the recognition.

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  • ALLBRIGHT 1-800-PAINTING Humbled by 2015 Humanitarian Award

    Each year ALLBRIGHT 1-800-PAINTING donates painting projects as a part of their Paint-It-Forward Charity initiative. In 2015 they donated three projects: The Children’s Hunger Fund The Espinoza family, The Village Tree Preschool It is this sense of community involvement that earned ALLBRIGHT 1-800-PAINTING the 2015 KILZ Picture it Painted Professionally Humanitarian Award. “It’s quite an honor to be a local family-owned business in California and be recognized by your peers in the industry on a national level,” says Josh Abramson, owner of ALLBRIGHT 1-800-PAINTING.  “It’s validation that...

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