Get this look by doing a base coat in a light color. Roll a darker colour overtop - while the paint is still wet, use a dry brush to brush off and smooth the paint out - exposing the colour underneath.
How to Paint an Ombré Wall Technique
DIY: Tuscan Faux Paint Technique - easy tutorial on applying this great paint technique to your walls.
Simply Faux Painting: August 2010. Dry brush technique.
How to texture painting
Like the look of this in a bedroom with turquoise, gold and black color scheme. Faux Painting with Metals and Patinas
A color-on-color effect can be created in various ways, each producing a different look. These techniques require two wall paints -- satin and semi-gloss finishes -- in the same color.
partially painted bedroom showing a taped-off design on one wall, and the completed two-tone design on the other, with tarps and painting tools stacked around
Linen Texture Paint Technique | Decorative Paint Techniques for Bedroom Walls
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