Michelle Garlock established Master Peace Painting & Construction in 2000 to offer high-end faux finishing and fine arts to both residential and commercial clients. Since, then, it has expanded to offer private and group instruction, as well as construction services.
Michelle received her B.S. in Art Therapy from the College of New Rochelle and her M.S. and S.D.A. in Educational Administration form SUNY Brockport.
Michelle has studied extensively in the art field and has received certification as a composite artist and forensic artist through Stuart Parks Forensic Associates. She has studied decorative arts with some of the finest international artists, including Pierre Finkelstein, Sean Crosby, Pascal Amblard, Michelle Nadai, Nicola Vigini and Robert Marx. She continually seeks out ways to improve her own skills, while also gaining new skills to teach to her students.
Gary Garlock joined Michelle’s business in 2007. He is a contractor specializing in residential construction and remodeling, and now offers his services to Master Peace clients, as well as many others in the Finger Lakes area.