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Instructors
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Roland Lamon
Roland Lamon obtained his Diplôme National des Beaux-Arts from the École Nationale Supérieure des Beaux-Arts in Bordeaux, in 1974. He started his career as an assistant to Pierre Castex, Head Decorator at the Bordeaux Opera House, and took part in creating many opera decors in Paris, Toulouse, Bordeaux, Dusseldorf, Barcelona, etc. He has been working independently since 1980, his numerous travels adding to his professional experience. He has painted decors for famous operas such as Puccini’s Tosca (in 1989), Romeo and Juliet at Bordeaux (in 2000), and many more. He is also the author of numerous fresques in museums and exhibitions in the South of France, and has taken part in many exhibitions with his own works of art. He has also taught a great amount of workshops on theatrical decorations, and has trained teams of professionals.

His career reveals refined work and elaborate research in the art and harmony of colours. Developing his own teaching methods to teach painting decors also feeds his passion for transferring his knowledge and art. He founded, and is the director of L’Académie du Décor Peint Ronald Lamon, a professional training centre located in the South of France, specialized in teaching Italian style décor.
Helios Nadal
Hélios Nadal, artisan, painter, decorator and stucs applicator has more than thirty years experience in the field. His training began in Bordeaux, France.

Over the years, his many travels across Europe enabled him to acquire the knowledge and expertise of the various traditional techniques form his and other countries.

Since his arrival in Canada in 1990, Mr. Nadal has completed many impressive projects in Ottawa, Toronto, New York, San Francisco, Orlando, Sarasota and Palm Desert, to name a few.

Tatiana Mandel
Tatiana Mandel holds a Bachelor degree in Fine Arts from Russia, and graduated from Algonquin College Graphic Design Program. Tatiana's work was published in Applied Arts magazine.

Tatiana Mandel has built up a 20-year reputation of innovative design, remarkable craftsmanship and reliable customer service.

She is an active member of the international organization ArtElit and participated in many cultural events in several European countries.

Tatianas’s background is in oil painting, graphics, custom murals and graphic design, all of which have been her working passion for 20 years.

More recently, she has worked with Helios Nadal on several projects. Her passion for home design inspired Actual Design and Decor, a handmade wallpaper and custom murals company based in Ottawa.
Helios Nadal
decopf.com
Tatiana Mandel
actdesigndecor.com