Wall Decorating Tips from Mitchell Parker: Create Your Own Mural Wall With Easy DIY Stencils and Stamps
Published on: December 24, 2016 By: Mitchell Parker
Looking for a way to give your walls some fun? Kristin Nicholas may have you covered. When faced with walls of simple whites and pastels in her 1751-built home, the artist took action by painting almost every wall in vivid colors and patterns, such as adding mottled chartreuse and gold in her living room and a fun blue flower pattern to her stairwell. To learn how she did the latter and mimic it in your own home, check out this step-by-step video tutorial.
It’s best to plan your pattern ahead of time, so measure your wall and consider where you want your plant “stems” to go, keeping in mind things like outlets and windowsills and how far apart each stem should be. Two to 3 feet seems like a good bet. The good thing about painter’s tape is that if you don’t like the placement, you can just remove the tape and try a different spot until you get the layout that works for your space. …Read Full Article