Watch as the farmers shear the sheep, and experience many spring activities on a colonial farm. For the children there will be colonial toys and games, scarecrow building, and a puppet show. Highlights are open-hearth cooking, farm tours, spinning, weaving, colonial music, and many other historical crafts.
All ages; fee: $2 per person suggested donation

Saturday, April 22 at 10 AM – 3 PM

Peter Wentz Farmstead

2030 Shearer Rd, Lansdale, Pennsylvania 19446


We at Star Painting are very proud of our own Michael Borowski and the beautiful concert he put on Sunday evening in support of his mother Cindy and the fight against Alzheimer’s. If you would like to make a donation, you can do so at
Choose the “tribute/memorial” option, and put in ‘Cindy Borowski-Burns’. He will be personally notified when someone has made a donation. Also, if you make an online donation, you will be able to receive a copy of the show on DVD or BlueRay, courtesy of Kelly G. Ireland and KeDa Creative Group! Just send an email to with proof of donation (confirmation number or screenshot) and we will send one out to you! Please denote if you’d prefer DVD or BlueRay… otherwise we will send you a DVD.
Thank you for your support!


We are proud to announce Star Painting and Wallcovering as the winner of two 2017 National PDCA Industry Awards!

2017 Residential Exterior
2017 Residential Wallcovering

This year’s award entries were the strongest in the PDCA’s history! The judging team said it was a great pleasure to review such superior workmanship and see the high quality and standards our members exemplify.

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Keeping in mind that just because it’s called “wallpaper” doesn’t mean that the paper you choose has to go on your walls. While surrounding a room with any of the designs you find is a great way to add spice to your home, consider some newer papering techniques:
1.) Add an accent wall to a room by selecting a small swatch of paper, and applying it to one wall. Then paint the surrounding walls in a complementary, or contrasting, color. This works especially well with designs that were meant to catch the eye.
2.) Look up towards your ceiling, and think about adding some paper to an area surrounding any light fixture.
3.)Wrap a bit of your favorite paper around a decorative column. You’d be surprised at the way that some simple paper really makes columns stand out.
The best part about all of these techniques is that purchasing a small amount of designer wallpaper is not as expensive as buying enough paper for all of your walls. Yet, you’ll still be able to express your love for great wallpaper designs.
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Join Star Painting at the Peter Wentz Farmstead Saturday, December 3rd from 3-9pm for Candlelight Tours  (Last tour begins at 8:30pm)

The soft glow of candles will guide you throughout the Farmstead for tours showcasing colonial music, seasonal entertaining, and a visit from Belsnickel, a Pennsylvania German St. Nicholas in furs.


Join Star Painting at Peter Wentz Farmstead for the Harvest Hard Won on Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. Seasonal activities throughout the farm with food being prepared in the kitchen.  Also learn how the Wentz Family coped with General Washington and his staff using the house as a military headquarters.  Here about the important role of the Generals Security Staff from Captain Caleb Gibbs of Washington’s Lifeguard.  Hayrides, colonial crafts and a puppet show at noon.fruits-fall-harvest

As the crocus begin to bloom and possibilities of all things new replaces our winter doldrums, we at Star Painting would like to take the opportunity to not only look forward to the endless possibilities, but also reflect back on the trust and loyalty we have received over the years.  Thank you to our loyal customers who trust in us and continue to use our services time and time again.

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