Michael Graves began creating custom art and wall finishes for residential and corporate clients in 1986 at the age of 18. Michael continued to grow his business and enrolled in college , graduating in 1995 with a Bachelor of Arts degree from University of North Texas. Soon after graduation Michael traveled to Europe to study vintage finishes and plasters, a trip that proved to be extremely influential on his creative style. Michael’s abilities and superb reputation have proved fruitful as he continues to be in high demand in the U.S. and internationally. Michael’s project scope includes residential, hospitality, retail, restaurants and corporate environments. Michael has served as a professional consultant for plaster manufacturers and continues to share his creative passion and his love of teaching by offering hands-on workshops.