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Decorating: Rag-Rolling a Wall

Rag-rolling is a variation of a ragging technique in which a cloth is rolled down over a surface to create a finish that displays a great sense of movement and liveliness. As with ragging, the effect is dramatic, resembling the … Continue reading

02. June 2011 by admin
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Decorating: Distressed or Broken-Colour Paint Effects

Distressed or Broken-colour Effects The two basic methods of creating broken colour are the additive and subtractive techniques. Many effects, notably sponging, ragging and rag-rolling, can be achieved using either. Others, such as spattering, are inherently additive; while stippling, dragging … Continue reading

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Decorating with Paint Effects

PAINT EFFECTS Traditional methods of painted decoration are enjoying a renewed popularity today, bringing a sense of richness to the interior. Many special paint techniques were originally inspired by the desire to reproduce the look of a particular material. In … Continue reading

02. June 2011 by admin
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