get to do the “fun” projects. Last week I decided to put off working on the hallway for another week and do a quick project just for me. Pinterest feeds, and I’ve been loving how others are styling them! Painted arches can give a room a nice little pop of color without it feeling overwhelming or like a big commitment. I know they're a bit trendy though, so at first I resisted. I tend to feel a bit resistive to anything really obviously trendy.
Paint is a simple and cost-effective way to dramatically change the look and feel of a room. Aside from changing the color of the walls and ceiling, the painting techniques you use can give the illusion that you have changed the size of the room. If you are looking for an easy way to transform your space and are not afraid of using color, choose a painting technique and see what it does for you. Make your space work better for you!
Where the Wild Things Are.......are you familiar? It's a picture book that is older than I am....which is just plain OLD! Lol! Just kidding! It was written in 1963....and has since been adapted to the movie screen as well as a Broadway production! What does this have to do with painting??? EVERYTHING......as I was asked to create a feature wall for a boy's bedroom that is themed around this children's tale. Wait until you see my Where the Wild Things Are wall mural... I began with a large…
It’s a wall painting trend that comes and goes: The half-painted wall. (Or, like the famous “Is the glass half full or half empty?” question, you could also consider these half unpainted walls). Whichever way you look at it, only painting half of a wall isn’t putting in half the design effort; it’s creating bold style with well-placed color. These rooms showcase just how beautiful and sophisticated this painting idea can be.