name is Dawn Papandrea-Khan. I am an artist and decorative
painter out of New York. I
am also a wife and mother of 4 small children (ages 5, 4, 1, and
I am definitely living my dream. I have always loved to
paint and draw. I grew up in a family of artists, so
I had many opportunities to watch others be creative. This
has been such a wonderful outlet for me to express my passion
for art and design.
started out teaching Elementary Art Classes for the Yorktown Christian
2nd through 8th graders for over 3 years. I taught
Decorative Painting Classes for the
Council located in Mahopac, NY. I also studied and worked with
listed artist and muralist
I started Surfaces with Paint in 2001. Since then, I have
worked closely with local homeowners and business owners alike in
designing the spaces that best suit their wants and needs. What is
different about hiring me as opposed to another painting company, is
that I am not just a painter, I am an artist. I am a very detailed and particular
person. I am a perfectionist and I do not settle for less than
that. My top priority is to make the customer as happy as they can
I want to end by saying that, I give all the glory to God for giving me
the talent that He did. If it wasn't for Him, I don't know where I
would be today.
Please feel free to call me. I would be more than happy to sit
down with you and come up with a design plan that would work with your
decor. Click here for more info on our
Service & Fees.
Check out my
Recent Projects Blog to see more history and company updates!!
out our new
Murals & Faux blog. I post tips, ideas, and great
pictures of murals and faux finishes that I have found on the
Click here to
listen to the
Podcast Interview on done on me and how I started my business.
You will get to know more about how I got into the business and how I
run my business.