IDAL Instructor Biography
Drew has been an active painter, decorative finisher, and plaster applicator for over 30 years. He is also a certified applicator and instructor and has conducted training sessions in the US, Canada, China, and Japan.
Founder of Minneapolis Institute of Fine Finishes in 2004, a specialty training center for decorative painting and plastering contractors, DIYer’s and hobbyists.
Special interests include product development, metallic paints and plasters, iridescent coatings, and mineral-based plasters.
Colorist and developer of the Colors by Drew ™ metallic paints, plasters, and glaze color systems. The Colors by Drew ™ metallic paints and plasters are available in select decorating centers in the US, Canada, China, and Japan.
President and founder of Renaissance Coating Consultants (RCC) and the PlasterCenter. RCC is the master importer and wholesale distributor of Texturline, Serenity, Cottage Paint, and Intonoco mineral plasters for the US market.
RCC is also an importer of fine Novacolor and Valpaint plasters, paints, and decorative coatings.