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Getting The Treatment … From A Wall Finisher

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Before bench. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Before bench. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Before dresser. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Before dresser. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Bench after. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Bench after. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

After bench. BRIDGET LEROY

After bench. BRIDGET LEROY

Heather Dunn Kostura with a refinished dresser. BRIDGET LEROY

Heather Dunn Kostura with a refinished dresser. BRIDGET LEROY

Heather Dunn Kostura with a faux bois wall. BRIDGET LEROY

Heather Dunn Kostura with a faux bois wall. BRIDGET LEROY

Paintings by Heather Dunn Kostura. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Paintings by Heather Dunn Kostura. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Tissue paper wall in progress. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Tissue paper wall in progress. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Tissue paper wall. BRIDGET LEROY

Tissue paper wall. BRIDGET LEROY

Tissue paper wall in progress. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Tissue paper wall in progress. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Wood grain. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

Wood grain. COURTESY HEATHER DUNN & CO.

author on Jun 24, 2016
Most people hang art on their walls. But to Heather Dunn Kostura of East Hampton, the art is the wall. The willowy redhead is the principal owner of Heather Dunn... more

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