IDAL Instructor Biography
Tobey R Sanders has more than 20 years experience in decorative arts and is widely recognized for her faux finish techniques and stunning line of contemporary art. In 1997, Tobey launched FauxDecor Design Studio - a super talented decorative painting company- providing both residential and commercial clients with uniquely designed and custom faux finishes.
She specializes in plasters, such as glasello, Lusterstone and Marmorino. she's widely known for her popular GlamRock Mica Finishes and Diamond Glass technique.
In 2015 Tobey created "Faux with the Pro", a series of decorative painting workshops that empowers men and women with the knowledge and skill set to open their own decorative painting companies. Since conception, her client list included design firms and developers in Atlanta, Los Angeles, New York and DC, as well as celebrities, entertainers and athletes across the nation. She has also been featured on HGTVs Smart Home, Bravo's The Real Housewives of Atlanta and VH1s K Michelle's: My Life. Her faux finished rooms have been showcased in numerous publications.