Above:  Timelapse of walldog Tom and crew painting Kay Rosen's GODOGOOD at 17 N. State St.

Chicago Place Mall - detail

Painting the big picture

The Thomas Melvin Painting Studio specializes in the design and execution of original murals and all manner of decorative painting.

Chicago Place Mall - Thomas Melvin standing atop built-in display case on night of photo shoot (J. Stoffer - Photograph)Our 33 years in business include murals and signage for commercial and residential customers, and projects for museums, schools, and public bodies. In addition, we design and execute a variety of wall treatments including wallpaper, stenciling, gilding, Lazure, and faux finishing.

The image at left and at right are details of one of two murals installed at Chicago Place Mall, 700 North Michigan Avenue, Chicago, Illinois. Oil on canvas, 42' x 23'