House of Kolor looking for ‘Prestigious Painters’

Last year's top winner, a 1933 Chevy Custom Roadster. Owned by Greg Meyer, the car was painted by Ben Conley us KD2000 primer, Zenith Gold base styling, Tengerine kandy styling and topped with USC01 clear.

Minneapolis, Minnesota — July 22, 2016 — House of Kolor has announced the launch of the 17th annual Prestigious Painters Awards. The custom coatings brand, owned by Valspar Automotive, is accepting submissions through September 1, 2016 for its class of 2017 winners. The Prestigious Painter Award is given to 12 painters annually. The competition is […]

New refinish program offers painters a path to perfection

Axalta Coating Systems has unveiled a new four-stage training program for professional painters. Registration for the Master Refinish Certification program is open now.

By Mike Pickford Peterborough, Ontario – July 22, 2016 — Following several months of development, Axalta Coating Systems officially launched its Master Refinish Certification program earlier this month, providing professionals and aspiring students across North America with the platform to perfect their painting skills. In rolling out the new four-stage teaching initiative, Axalta has completely […]