Jonathan A. Schwartz
14780 SW 83rd Ave.
Tigard, OR 97224

Office: 503-372-6221

Mobile: 503-707-4334

Fax: 503-746-4911


Overview of Qualifications:

Accomplished, professional wallpaper hanger and painter with over 24 years of experience working with luxury residential and commercial clients in New York City, Utah, San Francisco and Portland Oregon. Expertise includes estimation, materials selections, preparation and installation of all types of decorative paints and wall coverings including paper, fabrics (including silk and linen), suede, vinyl, murals, as well as custom natural materials. Quality of work is guaranteed with courteous, prompt, and aesthetically precise installation.


2011 to Present             SHS Paper Hanging and Painting, Portland Oregon

  • Prepped and primed all walls and hung all wall covering in 35 Jack in the Box Restaurants from July 2011 through January 2012
  • Hung all wall coverings at Victoria’s Secret in Washington Square Mall in Portland, Oregon in June 2011
  • Hung large art exhibit  for Artist Peter Halley at Disjecta Art Gallery in Portland, Oregon in Jan 2012
  • Painted Crazy 8 children s clothing in Puyallup,  Washington in Aug 2012
  • Painted and hung all wall coverings at Victoria’s Secret in Tacoma Mall in Tacoma, Washington in Sept 2012
  • Painted and hung all wall coverings at Pink in Tacoma Mall in Tacoma, Washington in Oct 2012
  • Painted Save on Tires in Tigard, Oregon in Nov 2012

2007 to 2011                    SHS Paperhanging, New York, NY – Salt Lake
City, Utah. Owner/ President

  • Hung all wall coverings and painted Verizon retail stores in Utah from Jan 2007 to May 2011.
  • Hung wall coverings in 16 Chase Banks in and around Salt Lake City, Utah in 2011
  • Hung wall coverings at the St. Regis and Montage Resorts in Deer Valley, Utah in 2009-2010.

2000 to 2007                    SHS Paperhanging, New York, NY

  • Solicited and acquired all projects including multiple 20+ story apartment/office buildings and high-end residential projects
  • Worked closely with top decorators in New York City
  • Became exclusive paperhanger for over 20 designers and contractors

1992 to 2000                         KC Corp., New York, NY                                                                           Foreman/Paperhanger

  • Promoted from mechanic paperhanger to foreman handling all wallpaper jobs
  • Co.-Responsible for scheduling and managing up to 15 pasters and paperhangers
  • Handled managerial responsibilities while perfecting paperhanging skills

1990 to 1992                         KC Corp., New York, NY

  • Trained under accomplished paperhanger on commercial and residential projects.
  • Acquired experience with all types of wall coverings in numerous project settings

Career Highlights:

  • Completed all wall coverings in the $23,000,000 NYC townhouse of Woody Allen.

Wall coverings included silk, linen and both English and American papers

  • Completed all wall coverings for NYC residence of Tom Brokaw. Wall coverings

included grass cloth, 18” X 36” panels of bark, and multiple types of paper.

  • Completed all wall covering in NYC townhouse of Gary Trudeau and Jane Pauley. Wall coverings included pewter panels, suede and multiple paper types.

Education:                           New England Institute of Technology
Warwick, RI
Focus on cabinet making and architecture