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Pricing information is located under the Services section

Studio Information:
- What does Linette's art & design studio have to offer?
- When is Linette's studio open?
- How do I get to Linette's studio?
General Information:
- Does Linette do all the work herself?
- How does Linette's referral program work?
- Does Linette carry insurance?
- Does Linette travel?
- What types of surfaces can be painted on besides walls?
- Do any of Linette's artistic services add value to my home?
Hiring Information:
- What is the process for hiring Linette for one of her painting services?
- What is the process for hiring Linette to do a commissioned piece of art?
- What is the process for hiring Linette for graphic design work?
- How soon should I contact Linette before I would like the painting to be done?
Purchasing Information:
- What forms of payment does Linette accept?
- How do I buy a painting Linette has for sale?

Studio Information:

What does Linette's art & design studio have to offer? Linette's studio is a great place to meet to discuss commissions, buy art and more! She has one wall of her studio entirely dedicated to large scale faux finish sample boards; these large samples are the best way to see her many techniques because they are four times larger than her portable portfolio. She also has two murals on display so that you may see her style in person as opposed to just photographs which really do not give her work justice. And finally, Linette has a art gallery in her studio as well; all of her available paintings that are for sale are constantly on display unless they are being displayed in a gallery show, exhibit, etc. Because of all these great benefits, Linette strongly suggests a visit to the studio if you are considering getting some work done or purchasing a piece of art..

When is Linette's studio open? The studio is always open the first Friday of every month from 10am - 5pm, though it is always a good idea to call before you come just in case! If that time does not work for you, then please contact Linette to set up an appointment.

On the first Friday, as part of First Friday celebrations in Indianapolis, a lot of the artists' studios in the Stutz Building are open to the public from noon - 5pm, so it is a great way to see work by other professional artists as well.

How do I get to Linette's studio? Linette's studio is located in the Stutz Building in downtown Indianapolis @ 1060 N Capitol Avenue, Suite C340. Enter the building via Bearcat Alley, either the north or south entrance, and go up the passenger elevator to the 3rd floor. Walk out to the main corridor, turn left, and Linette's studio will be on your left, next to the statues. Parking is available on the street.

General Information:

Does Linette do all of the work herself? Absolutely! Linette chooses to keep her business small not only because she loves what she does and she wants to do it all herself, but also because she knows that her clients want the very best; they choose her over her competitors time and time again because with her they know exactly what they are getting and who they will be working with. From the consultation to the sketches to the sample boards to the finished product, you will be working with Linette one on one.

The only time Linette brings in a helper is on extremely large projects where a short timeline is critical, or when scaffolding and other extreme heights are involved.

How does Linette's referral program work? Linette owes all of her success to her many satisfied clients. To show her appreciation, if you give her a successful referral, Linette will offer you your choice of $100 off your next painting job (of $300 or more), 20% off a painting she has for sale, or a $50 VISA gift card to use as you wish.

Does Linette carry insurance? Yes. Linette carries her own liability and property damage insurance.

Does Linette travel? Linette is willing to travel anywhere someone is in need of her services. For trips that require Linette to drive more than 75 miles one way from her southside Indianapolis home, a fuel charge will be assessed, based on the actual mileage of the trip. In addition, if the project takes more than one day for Linette to complete, lodging may be required and Linette will include this additional cost in her estimate. If air travel and lodging are required for your job, Linette will again include this additional cost in to her estimate.

The following map shows the approximate 75 mile range, referred to above, in blue. (Use zip code 46217 if you want to find out how much your mileage will be) Anything outside of the blue area may require a fuel charge and/or lodging. Some of the major cities that are within Linette's 75 miles radius include Indianapolis, Columbus, Bloomington, Greenwood, New Palestine, Avon, Carmel, Fishers, Noblesville, Zionsville, Anderson, Crawfordsville and many more.

What type of surfaces can be painted on besides walls? Murals, or any of Linette's painting services can be applied on almost any surface, inside and outside. There are so many different types of primers out there that virtually any surface can be painted nowadays, like tile, wood, formica, brick, linoleum, and more! If desired, Linette can also varnish anything she paints to add an extra layer of protection from the elements.

Do any of Linette's artistic services add value to my home? They most absolutely do! Linette's work is very highly desired, and to a potential home buyer, having such a beautiful mural, faux finish, etc. already in place is nothing but a plus.

Hiring Information:

What is the process for hiring Linette for one of her painting services? Once you contact Linette, together you will set up your free initial consultation either at her studio or at the location where you would like the work to be done. For faux painting and murals, Linette suggests all potential clients visit her studio at some point so you may see either her large faux finish sample boards or her painting style via her in-studio mural. After the on-site meeting, Linette will send you her estimate for the job along with some sample sketches for you to choose from, if applicable. If you decide to move forward with hiring Linette, a $100* non-refundable deposit is due, which holds your start date for the project and will be credited towards your final payment.

For murals, decorative painting, geometric designs, and commercial designs: After the initial $100 deposit is made, Linette will begin work on a final, colored sketch based on the sample sketch you chose earlier and any changes or requests made. Once she gets your approval of this final sketch, she will draw up a contract. When the contract is signed, a 20% non-refundable deposit of the remaining balance is due. The final payment is due the day the job is completed.

For faux painting: Once the initial $100* deposit is made, a second consultation appointment will be scheduled where Linette will present a variety of sample boards of different faux finishes for you to choose from. Once Linette gets your approval of a final sample board, she will draw up a contract. When the contract is signed, a 20% non-refundable deposit of the remaining balance is due. The final payment is due the day the job is completed. *The initial deposit for faux painting may be higher than $100 in certain circumstances, such as if the supplies necessary for creating the faux sample boards are greater than $100, or if client requests an unusually high amount of sample be done, such as for multiple rooms.

For interior painting: After the initial $100 deposit is made, an appointment for a second consultation will be scheduled where Linette will work with you to find one or a few suitable paint colors. If you already know the color you want Linette to paint, this step can be bypassed; however, Linette strongly suggests that you buy sample quarts of paint in the colors you are thinking about using before you have the space painted. Sample quarts run about $5 each and can save you a lot of money and headache in the long run! Once Linette gets your approval on the paint color(s) you wish to use, she will draw up a contract. When the contract is signed, a 20% non-refundable deposit of the remaining balance is due. The final payment is due the day the job is completed.

What is the process for hiring Linette to do a commissioned piece of art? The process is just slightly different than that listed above. The initial consultation is still free, but is usually done in Linette's studio. All Linette needs to have or know to give you an estimate is a picture or description of the desired subject matter, the size you would like the painting to be, the type of material you would like the painting to be on (usually canvas or board) and the desired colors and style of the painting. After learning this, Linette will send you her estimate for the job along with some sample sketches for you to choose from, if applicable. If you decide to move forward with hiring Linette, a $100 non-refundable deposit is due, which holds your reservation for the painting and will be credited towards your final payment. After this deposit is made, Linette will begin working on the final colored sketch, based on the sample sketch you chose earlier and any changes or requests made. Once she gets your approval of this final sketch, she will draw up a contract. When the contract is signed, a 20% non-refundable deposit of the remaining balance is due. The final payment is due when the painting is received by the client.

What is the process for hiring Linette for graphic design work? The process begins with your free initial consultation, where you and Linette will go over what you would like to have designed, what colors and style you like, whether you would like Linette to get the items printed or you would rather do it yourself, and your budget. From there, Linette will send you her estimate for the job, and if you decide to hire Linette, she will draw up a contract. When the contract is signed, a 20% non-refundable deposit is due, which holds your project reservation. The final payment is due the day the job is completed.

How soon should I contact Linette before I would like the painting to be done? Linette normally has a month long waiting list, though sometimes the wait can be longer or shorter. If your project is small or there is a cancellation or postponement, Linette may be able to work your project sooner. But to be safe, Linette strongly suggests that you contact her at least a month before you'd like the project to be completed.

Purchasing Information:

What forms of payment does Linette accept? Linette accepts cash, checks, money orders, and credit cards. For credit card payments, Linette uses the Square payment system, so she can swipe your card if paying in person or take the information over the phone. Linette also uses Paypal, so she may also send you an online invoice.

How do I buy a painting Linette has for sale? Linette's paintings are constantly on display at her studio, unless of course they are being displayed at an event or art show. If interested, you can contact Linette to make sure it is still available, and then make an appointment to come to her studio to view the piece, or just come during her open studio hours.

If you live out of town or prefer to do everything via the computer, Linette now offers you the opportunity to purchase directly from her website using Paypal. Each painting has its own Buy Now button, so after clicking on that and submitting your payment, Linette will carefully pack and ship your piece to you within 3 business days, or I will deliver to you if within my 75 mile range.