Bio / Work

Professional history:

2007-present Owner, Nathalie Tierce, Custom Color and Art.

  • Design and execute art for specific environments.


Examples of art commissions I do are:

  • Artwork in a particular style (Pop Art, Impressionist, Abstract, etc.)

  • Portraits (Pets and People)

  • Landscapes

  • Light boxes

  • Designs for wallpaper / repeating patterns

  • Design Consultant on large scale renovations and new builds.


Typical projects include:

  • Color Consultation (for walls, ceiling, trim. doors, floors, counters, cabinetry, soft furnishings, carpeting rugs and fabrics.

  • Ornamental features such as ironwork

  • Tile and paving patterns

  • Custom light fixtures

  • Stairway detail such as balustrades and spindles

  • Cabinetry styling

  • Special Effect painting for films:


Feature films include:

  • "Shutter Island" Martin Sorcese

  • "Alice in Wonderland" Tim Burton

  • "Resident Evil"


2001- 2007  Owner and Lead Artist and Designer, Nathalie Tierce Designs

  • Designed and led crews for large scale murals and faux finishing

  • Coordinated all scaffold installation and prep work for job site 

1999- 2001 Muralist and Lead Scenic Artist

Projects / Clients include:

  • Universal Studios

  • Yellow Submarine Theme Parks Germany and Japan

  • MTV Awards

  • Commercials including, American Express, Jeep Cherokee,

1992-1999  Co-Owner Living Image Studios, London. Designed, art directed, executed and led teams for all scenic set projects for feature film, t.v., theme parks, backings for advertising stills, commercials, trade shows. Managed bids, proposals and budgets for all projects including large scale props, special effect prosthetics.

Clients include:

  • BBC

  • Brilliant Stages (Engineerings and builders of large scale concerts i.e: Rolling Stones, Tina Turner)

  • Microsoft

  • Sir Andrew Llyod Webber's "Really Useful Production Co." for theatre and themed commercial spaces

  • Lloyds of London

  • MTV

Feature Films include:

  • Gladiator

  • Notting Hill

  • Mary Shelley

1991-1992  Scenic Artist at Euro Disneyland, led team of up to 5 artists. Painted murals for dark light rides and other attractions. 

  • Acted as liaison between Construction Managers and teams of scenic artists

  • Negotiated the coordination of different trades within specific areas of the construction site 

  • Supervised continuity of scenic painting