Karen Ward is REDEFINING FAUX. With over 23years of decorative painting experience Karen is considered New England's premier decorative painter.  Karen and her team of artisans continue to demonstrate the versatility of faux finishing in design from contemporary, sophisticated looks to traditional classic finishes.  Nantucket Decorative Painting (NDP) has a reputation for unsurpassed quality and expertise in the field of high end decorative finishes.  Karen has a gift for mixing color.  Her most discriminating clients are captivated by her visualization and creativity.  Karen continues to set faux industry standards with the latest techniques and products.  

Karen's hands-on direction and experienced team of artisans earn her trusted relationships with top builders, interior designers and architects.  She is known for executing each project in the most professional manner with flawless attention to detail.

Our products are environmentally safe, water-based and low VOC compliant.

Karen has been featured in the following publications :

Cape Cod & Island Home  

New England Home Journel 

Home & Garden Nantucket
Boston Globe : February 1996  

Traditional Homes 2001

New England Home 

North Shore Magazine