Linda Carter Lefko
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Linda Carter LefkoLINDA CARTER LEFKO'S areas of expertise concentrates on the folk art that was created during the first half of the nineteenth century. She does commissioned replications of - graining, watercolors, interior painted wood pieces such as boxes, over mantels and fireboards, portraits on panel, and New England style wall murals and minor restoration of painted and gilded surfaces. She does lecture presentations on Mementos & Memorials, Theorem Painting, School Girl Arts, False Graining and New England Wall Murals.

The publication in 2011 of  Folk Art Murals of the Rufus Porter School: New England Landscapes 1825-1845  has led to the founding of the Center for Painted Wall Preservation, a non-profit organization committed to the preservation of painted wall decoration in New England, see www.PWPcenter.org.  Linda continues to do restoration and new commission work for clients all over the country. She has written several articles on a variety of topics for national magazines, many of which are available here to download.

Traveling? Linda's work can be seen at The Ontario Mall Antiques Booth #76, 1740 Rochester Rd. (Rte 332), Farmington, NY Exit 44 off the NYS Thruway, (585) 398-3030.

At right, you can find a gallery of her previously commissioned work. These exact pieces will not be duplicated.
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