About Us

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Who we Are

Jane Harrington, owner of Pieces Hand Painted Furniture has been painting for over 30 years. Her formal training took shape at Massachusetts College of Art , earning her a Bachelors of Fine Art degree in Fashion Design and Fine Art. 

Using classic motifs and  natural elements as well as protective sealants  Jane gives personalities to your furniture.

 With her love of the 3 dimensional form and  Fashion Design she has found her inspiration in "Dressing the furniture" with decorative hand-painting and faux finishes. By choosing furniture as her canvas - her art becomes functional as well  as beautiful. 

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Artistry

Here is a detail of a songbird on a cabinet hand painted in artist's oils -The wood has been enhanced with faux burl and soft antiquing.This gives the furniture a time worn elegance . 

We work with you to  sketch and  hand paint a sample board , This way our client's are ensured satisfaction., before we proceed with your order

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Make Your Statement

Choose any design you see on our website  and we can hand paint it  on your own treasured heirloom furniture.. Just send us a photo of your piece, and we can give you a cost estimate and time frame. 

Hand Painted Designs

custom services

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RECYLE your furniture-Bring or ship your furniture to Pieces  and we will transform it and give it a new life ! Perhaps you want a modern geometric pattern, classic motif, flora, or natural world  life theme hand painted tastefully by Jane.

 Choose any picture you see here on my website and we can hand paint and re configured  it to fit your furniture . 

A reputation of quality

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Pieces Furniture has been featured In Veranda ,Better Homes and Gardens, House Beautiful, Victoria and Romantic Homes magazines. Our line has been showing at all the major furniture markets for over 20 years

houzz, facebook and yelp social media

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See us on facebook, Houzz, and  Yelp - pieces hand painted furniture- for photos of kids themed furniture l and murals . My 2 daughters and I  travel the East coast hand painting murals for Showhouses in NYC, Children's murals in Miami, and on olde Cape Cod. 

girls room

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Girly soft and flowing ribbon/floral shown here can be custom colored in your color palette. Send us fabric and wallcovering swatches and we will coordinate with your room. Fine vintage hand painted furniture from Pieces .

Make a Collection

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Chinoiserie pattern on Chest of Drawers . Musical Instruments on Classic Side Chest, Acanthus Wreath on Stripes headboard.

Pieces Hand Painted Furniture -sets the theme for a room - from there you can make your happy place!

Get modern

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Classic two Drawer Chest with stripes and medallion in ivory and blues or greens

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Some of the PIECES we have done for our client's

Flora and fauna from Boston

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Bombe Chest hand painted in Boston Fern design . with faux marble top. 

look into vanities

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Victorian kneehole desk w/three piece mirror, hand painted in Acanthus and stripes .

 


classic motifs

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Black and gold scrolls with touches of lightest metallic gold  with ochre borders and faux marble top .  

tailored geometrics

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Classic chest hand painted in Acanthus with stripes ( with or without bees) on bone base and taupe and sienna accents and ribbon.

one of a kind for you

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Venetian 5 Drawer Desk hand painted in Chinoiserie pattern in delft blue and antique white. Are you looking for just the right size and shape desk ? Call us We can help with your  shopping. I can look for a desk for you , if I have your size and stats .Special orders are just that-- Special.

magazine endorsements and press info

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One of my favorite  room scenes - as seen in " Better Homes and Garden" magazine.  Pieces Furniture was on TV on "Good Morning America during a HighPoint NC Furniture Show.

Tan and sienna chinoiserie artistry on linen white.  I can send close up pictures of any design you may be interested in  and with your swatches and coloration our artists can make your piece match your room decor. 

More Hand Painted Designs

Rectangular Mirrors

Baroque Floral design on light french grey. Silver scrolls with parrot tulips and baby's breath flor

Baroque Floral design with parrot tulips,  baby's breath floral and silver scrolls on light french grey. See yourself differently through a hand painted mirror ! 

Collectors Cabinet

Venetian Doll House Armoire with glass doors an glass shelves and interior light. I have one left in

Doll Cabinet  with white floral and flowing ribbon on drawer and floating leaves all-over design hand painted in oils . We have one left in stock ! Glass shelf and interior light to showcase your collections Piece stands 83"high  and is 45"wide

Bombe Design suggestions

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Hand painted cameo cartouche  of "Lady in Red "among flora and fauna including roses . This artwork is  inspired by the Italian romantic period . Do you have an heirloom Bombe chest or a treasured piece ? Call us , we may be able to shop for you to create this look for a one of a kind piece for your home.

Artistry detail

Detail of hand painted design- "Chinoiserie"

Detail of hand painted
"chinoiserie" design . Historically the term Chinoiserie means as the chinese, and usually depicts everyday life with people fishing , playing instruments, or cooking  along with birds and animals in a natural enviroment.

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Do you want a new look to an old treasured piece of furniture? We do that ! See our Toile design hand painted here on antique white with cranberry and creme tones with faux beige marbe top

table and chairs

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If you find a dining table and chairs and want  the pieces to match your dining room decor(wallcoverings, paint colors ,rug) Just send us your pieces and we can hand paint your table and chairs to coordinate. WE HAVE  BEEN CATERING TO THE INTERIOR DESIGN TRADES FOR DECADES - EVERY ORDER IS CUSTOM . Pieces will make a sketch and paint a sample so you and the artists are on the same page. Then we will proceed with your order. 

Pieces

Carved Side Tables

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I have a pair of these carved bedside tables with  3 drawers in stock . They are ready to hand paint for you . Measurements 19"w x 15"d x 27"h.  Can be sold singularly 

Computer station

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I have one computer station  left that measures 58"w x 24"d x 85"h . This can be hand painted in any design you see on our web-site , in any Benjamin Moore color.  Call us to discuss . Hutch top are bifold doors that fold flat against the sides when opened.  Desk features a pull out panel to enlarge your surface  and a flip down keyboard tray.

Rectangular mirror

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See Pieces on facebook, Yelp and another small website on Houzz. Scrolls design in golds and ochres , and dashes of reds trimmed with flecks of mettalic gold.  I have one mirror left measuring 28"w x 32" tall.

Floral and Geometric border

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Cocktail table -Parrot tulips in center and geometric on borders completes this design . Our artists used rug clipping and paint colors to work with the designers inspiration

Checkers in wood tones

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This photo features 2 faux wood finishes- the 2-toned faux burl on chest and the leather look with scrolls on the armoire. 

FAUX BURL AND LEATHER

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This photo features two  faux wood finishes - the two tone burl inlay look on the chest , and the leather look with scrolls on the armoire.  Our artists  don't just do light  colors-right ! 

DETAILS

sample for approval

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The designer sent us  a tile to match for a powder room and couldn't decide on background of creme or blue so we gave her a slice of each and hand painted  the floral to work together with the tile. 

Baroque Floral Design

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Seen here is the Baroque Floral design with gold scrolls on bone white and pale yellow trim . Though you can of course choose any colors under the sun !

finished piece from tile sample for approval

This was the finished piece from the sample board and tile from a designer. This background was deci

Hot Air Balloons Design

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Up Up and away !  Hand painted with scenic balloons, people and landscape below. This design reads well on every furniture shape and can be made for children (with teddy bears etc. riding inside our balloons)  or very old world as shown here. 

Used pieces reworked to coordinate in a client's kitchen

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I shopped for a kitchen set and reupholstered  the seats and painted this set in a time worn antiqued  peach wash with tints of soft mettalic gold and mottled gold border.