Here's a nothing to it painting technique that yields gorgeous results. Instead of creating a pattern with color, create it with reflection by using a single shade of paint in flat and high gloss.data-pin-do=

Try This: Playing With Paint

Love this for my dining room area just another color. This alluring wall's glossy surface reflects light, and the flat finish absorbs it, giving the illusion that the paints are two different colors.

I ragged the walls with smears of Chalk Paint® in Country Grey and Paris Grey. Spritzed with a water bottle and then ragged the mixture across the wall doing two foot sections at a time.  You hardly use any paint doing this technique and it gives such an atmosphere~and it's fun!

Ragged walls with Chalk Paint® in Country Grey & Paris Grey. Spritzed with water then ragged wall doing two foot sections at a time.

Dry Brushed Wall, textured accent wall, painting techniques, bold painted wall, via COTTONWOOD SHANTY  www.cottonwoodshanty.com

Jan 16 Dry Brushed Wall Transformation

Dry Brushed Wall, textured accent wall, painting techniques, bold painted wall, via COTTONWOOD SHANTY www.cottonwoodshanty.com

Strie Paint Treatment in 3 Easy Steps

Strie Paint Treatment in 3 Easy Steps

Accent a wall or the backs of bookcases with this easy three-step paint treatment. Although it looks rich, it is fairly smooth so it& easy to paint over if you tire of the look.

Annie Sloan's Frottage: Paint one thin coat of a different shade, then while the  second coat of another color is wet, take sheets of crinkled newspaper and rub it all over and then pulled it off. The paper pulls off some of the  paint revealing the under layer.

Annie Sloan's Frottage: Paint one coat of the first shade, then while the second coat of the next colour is wet, take sheets of crinkled newspaper and rub it all over and then pull it off. The paper pulls off some of the paint revealing the first layer.

Cool painting technique.  I found it on FleaChic, but they pulled it from another source.

(DIY Decor) Grass Broom Textured Walls This makes me think of many different things that can be used for this purpose. Like this idea a lot. It could be done on only one wall for a pop of design.

@Leann Guthrie  for mom.... go to bottom and click "Martha Stewart" directions.  Textured painting ideas - never have a plain wall again!

Textured Wall Painting Ideas: From Faux Wood to Linen Effects

T Guthrie for mom. go to bottom and click "Martha Stewart" directions. Textured painting ideas - never have a plain wall again!for when I finally can get a jacquard wall in grey and another color.

Denim faux finish for walls! GREAT paint idea to add texture and interest for an upscale look on a budget! Looks like grasscloth or real denim jeans!! from http://www.heatherednest.com

Denim Faux Finish Paint Tutorial

Denim faux finish for walls! GREAT paint idea to add texture and interest for an upscale look on a budget! Looks like grasscloth or real denim jeans!

A Subtle + Fancy Wall Treatment — Kristen F. Davis Designs                                                                                                                                                                                 More

A Subtle + Fancy Wall Treatment

matte paint + glossy paint using stencil (would love to do with big stripes or half the wall, or accent wall.

Did you know that you can create beautiful wall fi…

You might want to buy extra plastic wrap when you see this stunning decorating technique!

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