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Brian Kovac — Trucage

With a background in fine art and woodworking, Brian Kovac spent 11 years as architectural designer, contractor, and builder of historic Greek island-style villas on the island of Paros.

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Janet Starr — Craftsman Tiles by Feature Tile

Janet Starr began hand-crafting ceramic tile in 1987, and since 1996, her focus has been on handmade tiles inspired by the Arts & Crafts period. She studied painting at California College of Arts and Crafts …

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George Zaffle — Zaffle Painting Studios

Before finding his true calling as a decorative painter, George Zaffle earned degrees in both journalism and foreign language at Ohio University. After his 1981 graduation, he headed for California on his bicycle.

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Dedicated professional artisans whose work continues time-honored traditions of crafts for the built environment.