Interior Ornamentation, Murals and Trompe l'oeil painting by Scott M. Soffa
As authorized J.P. Weaver design and installation specialists we offer complete design, consultation and installation of composition and Petitsin resin ornamentation. Motifs available range from classic French and European designs to English and Tudor. Below are illustrations of our most recent installations.
Custom 60" Rose Motif Ceiling Medallion , Denver, CO
J.P. Weaver Composition and Petitsin resin ornamental appliqués and lineal trims are completely pliable, moldable and layer-able during installation, and cure to a hard durable paint ready finished "sculpture". There are hundreds of molds for creating nearly unlimited combinations of appliqués including scrolls, acanthus leaves,rosettes, garlands, shells, flowers, and dozens of lineal molding details. They can be combined with plaster, wood and other resin based ornamentation and moldings for amazingly intricate and detailed custom treatments.
French Style Lambrequin
Crafted of Compostion Ornament applied to an mdf form, this lambrequin is also embellished with a fret decorative paint treatment, and the entire pieces is then antique washed.
The ornament is "doubled" on the rope and the birds for added dimension and depth.
Used as a cornice on a window it adds dramatic architectural elements.
Detail of Shells, Florals and Ribbons
Completed 40" x 24" x 6" Lambrequin
Concept Sketches for installation of a Master Bedroom Ceiling
The reflected ceiling sketch (inset) shows the basic design layout, incorporating an existing dome vault (shaded area) which will also be enhanced with ornament.
The built-in cabinets on the far wall are also to be built, and embellished with composition ornament and a distressed painted finish.
Below are progress photo's of the installation showing some composition ornament in various states of completion from raw to primed and ready for finish painting. (In one photo a chandelier that is being considered was temporarily installed)
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Completed ceiling treament ready for decorative paint work.
A French Style Dining Room Ceiling
The design was specifially laid out to incorporate 2 Schonebeck chandeliers and to "disguise" the ceiling speakers and can lighting.
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Foyer Medalian Detail
Installation in progress
Completed Dining Room Ceiling
Ceiling Corner Detail
Completed Ceiling Border
Ceiling Border Detail
French Style Dining Room Ceiling
A sample board illustrating different finish treatments to achieve several exciting results.
Cured Compo - Painted Off white - Gold Leafed - Multiple Finishes
Neoclassical Style Cabinet
Refurbishing an old Victorian cabinet Composition ornament is applied and faux finished. A new Faux Marble top was added as well as replacing the legs with a cleaner style.
The finishing touch is a handpainted scenic in the center panel.
Neoclassical French Style Cabinet
Cabinet in Progress
An Italian Inspired Ceiling and Frieze
Recently Completed Italianate Dining Room Ceiling
Italian Scroll Frieze in progress
Italian Scroll Frieze Completed with Gilding
Close up detail of Italianate Frieze
A French Country dining room
A simple but effective combination of wood moldings with decorative composition ornament corners and center chandelier medallian. The walls are glazed on 2 tones of french blues.
Oval Composition Ornament ceiling medalian
Neoclassical Style Ceiling treatment.
Built around a large eliptical inset ceiling dome (painted with monochromatic clouds & sky) This ceiling is crafted with Petitsin resin lineal moldings and Composition floral and shell overlays. It adds a definition of space for the dining area in an open plan high rise condominium.
Neo-Classical Dining Room Ceiling
Yet More Composition Ornament Installations Click on image for larger view
As an authorized J.P. Weaver design and installation specialist we offer complete design, consultation and installation of composition and Petitsin ornamentation. Motifs available range from classic French and European designs to English and Tudor.
An eclectic "Vintage Hollywood" inspired ceiling treatment
Designed to evoke a feeling of vintage Hollywood interiors, this 20's inspired ceiling is crafted with flexible Composition moldings and appliques combined with a matching wood batten molding for economy. All painted off white, it marries in to the existing coved crown moldings.
A simple but elegant fireplace mantle where none existed before
Shown here, a small mantle crafted of pine and embellished with Composition Ornament was added on a fireplace in a 1960's home where there was only a painted shelf, hearth and surround. Simply painted white, it added a great deal of architectural interest to a living room otherwise void of detail.
Composition Ornament Sample Boards
The sample boards shown below illustrate just a fraction of the possibilities using Compo Click on thumbnail for larger image