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Walls feature Rose Stencil Design by Victoria Bingham and Tuscany Painting by Andre Kouznetsov




  • 'I will NEVER again doubt any recommendations you make!' (Said to Victoria Bingham by Debbie Hoy, after inspecting the finished projects at her Virginia home)  August 2014

  • Victoria Bingham is simply the most outstanding and creative artistic painter around!  she posseses unbelievable color sense and execution of faux painting techniques are without competition in the industry.  She is truly an innovator and gifted artist!  You will not be disappointed in any manner with her professionalism, creativity, intelligence and execution of her craft!"  Fran Tannenbaum, Fairfax VA 07/2014

  • 'My house is still stunning. Buon Fresco's work is eternally classic. And BTW the Entire House looks like you finished it just yesterday'.   12/28/10  M. Gross, Washington DC,
  • 'The Venetian Plaster in my Master Bathroom looks like it was done just yesterday'  Blanche Moore, Mclean VA,  talking about designs done 10 years previous.
  • 'The Venetian Plaster in my home looks like it was done yesterday"  Rachel Sullivan, Potomac MD, responding to a magazine interview question about the durability of Venetian Plaster
  • People walk into my home and the first thing that happens, is their mouths fall open.  Then the compliments begin. Thank You Victoria, there is nothing like the results of Buon Fresco that I have ever seen'. Dolores Flowers, Fort Washington, MD 
  • Every time I go into the beautiful rooms that you did for us I feel so lucky!'  Marcia Carlucci, Mclean VA
  • Our Beautiful work amazes people and still looks, 12 years later, like it was done yesterday.Blanche Moore, Mclean VA
  • 'This Client was too important to use any other studio.  For this home I wanted only the best.  I told my client that they HAD to engage Buon Fresco'.  Beth Jarvis-Boggs
  • 'Buon Fresco is set apart by their ability to do any type of work, by attention to detail, their sense of color and design, by the best Venetian Plaster, period!'   Washington Designer Hall of Fame's Justine Sancho / Justine Sancho Interior Design]
  • 'Our clients and we have been amazed at the fact that they ALWAYS go above and beyond what was expected from them.  They are 'can do' people!  As an interior Designer, they make my firm look good.  I highly recommend these very special people as professionals in their art as well as their integrity, honesty and professionalism.'  Ellen Schwartz, Interior Environments - Design Group, Inc.
  • Victoria is the best colorist I have ever known.' - Alice Busch /Great Falls Distinctive Interiors
  • 'Andre goes beyond your imagination - a painter of exceptional ability and talent.' - Marge Nanni Interiors
  • 'At the finest hotels in Venice, the Regina & Europa and the Danieli, I saw walls that gleamed with the glamour and artistry of real Italian Plaster.  I looked for  examples of this in the United States without success.. until I saw Buon Fresco's beautiful Italian Plaster work".   - Roy Lykes /Roy Lykes Interior Design
  • 'Venetian Plaster designs are masterfully accomplished' - Judith Weisman, Judith Weisman Interiors
  • 'Utterly Impressive',  Sims Bray, Publisher - Veranda Magazine
  • 'The work is just phenomenal! Dirk Edwards,  Leesburg VA
  • 'The designer INSISTED that we use Buon Fresco.  She told us no-one else would do!'   Jenny Colon, Mclean VA
  • 'Why didn't we find you first!'  Brian Nimmo ,  Reston VA,  
  • 'The first thing we do each morning is to walk to the foyer and breathe in the ambience of the decorative work there by Buon Fresco  - it is so wonderful!  Thank each member of your staff for me doing such a wonderful job'.    Bemal & Kapila ,   Ashburn, VA 
  • �Our design for a modern apartment flat in a prestigious building in Georgetown is articulated by carefully modulated floor finishes, strategic disposition of ceiling panels and the use of bold color elements to create a flow of space and organization that belies the large program and expansive floor plan on one level. Victoria Bingham, of Buon Fresco executed a series of Venetian plaster wall elements in a bold but soft orange which ties everything together � she was a pleasure to work with and the final results were stunning.�   Robert Dudka, AIA,  Richard Williams Architects

  • "It's so beautiful, I could just cry!"  Vicky Malone, Mclean VA



  • SEPP LEAF, INC  Pride of Place Award for best Venetian Plaster of 2006

  • Best of 2005 - Excellence in Design Award - Walls & Ceilings Magazine

  • Elizabeth Warnock Prize for Decorative Painting Excellence 2004 National Symphony Orchestra Decorator Show House

  • Best Decorative Finishing - Jan/Feb 2003  Awarded by Paint Pro Magazine

  • Elizabeth Warnock Prize for Decorative Painting Excellence 2000 National Symphony Orchestra Decorator Show House

  • Best of 1999 Decorative Finishing - Awarded by American Painting Contractor


  • Faux Finisher Magazine July 2008  

  • Washington Post Newspaper - June 6, 2008  Article in 'STYLE' on Murals

  • 'Hawk & Trowel' Magazine' Spring 2008 Charter Issue, Article 'Venetian Plaster'

  • Faux Finisher Magazine Fall 2007  Article 'Venetian Plaster WOW'  Page 44

  • Home & Design Magazine, Editorial  -Nov/Dec 2006 Pages, 164 - 171, 

  • Home & Design Magazine, Work displayed in Editorial, Pages 126, 127, 130, 131

  • Chesapeake Home Magazine June 2006- Photo of Douglas McArthur Mansion Stairwell

  • Home & Design Magazine, Nov/Dec 2006 Photo listings, Pgs. 126,127 130,131

  • American Painting Contractor  April/May 2006   Editorial

  • Walls & Ceilings Magazine December 2005 -  Excellence in Design Awards Article

  • Washington Home & Design Magazine Late Fall 2005 Page 24

  • Washington Home & Design Magazine Summer 2005  COVER PAGE & Editorial  Pages 116 -125

  • The Washingtonian January 2005   Photograph of Placido Domingo in front of his 'Mural Likeness'.

  • Paint Pro Magazine - Photo and Reference to Prize winning NSO Decorator Show House work.

  • The Wall Street Journal  April 9, 2004

  • Chesapeake Home Magazine Nov/Dec 2003 

  • Custom Home Magazine  Nov/Dec 2003

  • Paint Pro Magazine May/June 2003 Article entitled 'Brushes and Rollers for Decorative Techniques' page 21

  • Chesapeake Home Magazine April 2003 Article entitled 'Venetian Plaster - The Old World Made New',  Pages 28 - 31

  • Paint Decor Magazine Spring/Summer 2003  Article entitled 'Master Bath in Bloom'
  • Paint Pro Magazine  Mar/April  2003  Article entitled 'Turning Walls into Masterpieces of Art'.
  • Washington Home & Design Magazine  Fall 2002 Special Double Issue          Photos Pages 52, 53, 54, 55
  • Washington Post Newspaper, August 15th, 2002  Article about Buon Fresco's Murals and Italian Plaster Designs appearing in Dreamworks Film, 'Head Of State' .
  • Paint Pro Magazine   Jul/Aug 2002    Photo   Page 15
  • Paint Pro Magazine   Jan/Feb 2002   Photos Pages 14,16,25
  • Washington Home & Design Magazine Spring 2001 Photograph with Domingo Ceiling Mural  Page 88
  • American Painting Contractor Jan/Feb 2000 Top Job Award Prize Pages 44,45
  • The Washingtonian Magazine March 1999 Photograph 'Lavandou' Restaurant Mural,  page 131


  • HGTV June 2005 - Dream Builders Segment, Featured Venetian Plaster Damask Designs,  Mirror Polish Ceilings,  Murals,  Decorative Paint Finishes Strie & Frottage,  Venetian Plaster Tuscan wall Design.

  • HGTV June 2003 - Interiors by Design Segment, featured Venetian Plaster Hydrangea Mural as originally prepared for 2000 NSO Decorator Show House, Washington DC.


  • Scenes from the Dreamworks Movie 'Head Of State' with CHRIS ROCK were filmed in General Douglas McArthur's former MD mansion, in Grand Stairwell areas designed and finished by Buon Fresco.  Dreamworks interviewed Buon Fresco's founder and principal designer, Victoria Bingham, to review her designs for the space before confirming the use of the house for the film.  Upon review of her designs, the contract to film was signed.


  • June 2005, Georgetown Penthouse Apartment finished by Buon Fresco, in teamwork with Richard Williams Architects of Washington DC, was shown on Corcoran Gallery tour of New Architects.


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