A Crafts Community For Craft Ideas & DIY Projects - Craftster.org
Help | About | Contact | Press | Advertise | Cookie Policy | Terms | Site Map
Welcome, Guest.
Please login or register.
Random Tip: When you post a project, it's easier for people to discover it if you choose a great title for your thread.
Total Members: 311,856
Currently Running With Scissors:
267 Guests and 1 User
Home Craftster Community Crafting Articles Craft Tutorials My Craftster Crafting Calendar City Guides Craft Shop

Pages: 1 2 3 [4]  All
Jump to page:
  Show Images Only     Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Topic: Brown bag wall treatment  (Read 62868 times)
Tags for this thread:  Add new tag
Share the love... Pin it Submit to reddit add to Wists
« Reply #30 on: January 14, 2012 07:29:30 PM »

First, I TOTALLY agree with not avoiding the fun of "picking the wallpaper boogers" from your fingers! :O) I thoroughly enjoyed this post! Years ago I decoupaged a dresser like this. I used red rosin paper from Home Depot (in the painting section by the floor protectors). I remember trying to get all the crinkles in my wet, scrunched up paper bc I had wanted it to look more leathery or suede like. Would you know that, 7-8 years later it is still stuck on there? Anyway, I waffle a bit, LOL! Your walls look fantastic and cover up all that horrible panelling beautifully! Might I add the I love your art work?  The horses and the other two framed pieces look awesome on that wall treatment. You really did an lovely job!

"You can never solve a problem on the level on which it was created." ~Albert Einstein

"The intuitive mind is a sacred gift and the rational mind is a faithful servant. We have created a society that honors the servant and has forgotten the gift." ~Albert Einstein
Offline Offline

Posts: 92
Joined: 23-Jun-2009

Is ordinary... with a little extra.

View Profile
« Reply #31 on: January 17, 2012 09:55:39 PM »

That looks really cool! It's like, decoupaging on a massive scale! :-) I doubt I've got the patience or skill level for that huge of an undertaking (yet), so I'll just stick to decoupaging light switch plates. :-P

Please don't clean up my mess; you'll confuse me and screw up my world!
Offline Offline

Posts: 808
Joined: 30-May-2010

** Life: an amazing adventure. Pack well. **

View Profile
« Reply #32 on: April 16, 2012 08:11:44 AM »

Chuckling out loud at the descriptive tutorial for this project!  It sounds easy and the finished results are beautiful.  Thanks for taking the intimidation out of rewalling!

God doesn't send people to hell.  He simply honors their choice.
« Reply #33 on: November 11, 2012 10:57:23 AM »

We have a 100 yr old house with a lot of walls that are not pretty, was thinking about doing this to them.  My question is, can you paint over it once it is dry?  Should it be primed first?
Threads you might like:
Pages: 1 2 3 [4]  All Jump to page:
  Send this topic  |  Print  |  Bookmark  
Jump to:  

only results with images
include swap threads
advanced search

Latest Blog Articles
Tute Tuesday: Fold Out ATC
I'm Meltingggg!
Meatless Monday: Croissant Bread Pudding

Comparison Shopping

Support Craftster
Become a
Friend of Craftster

Buy Craftster Swag
Buy Craft Supplies
Comparison Shopping

Craftster heartily thanks the following peeps...

Follow Craftster...

Powered by MySQL Powered by PHP Powered by SMF 1.1.11 | SMF © 2006-2009, Simple Machines LLC
SimplePortal 2.3.5 © 2008-2012, SimplePortal
Valid XHTML 1.0! Valid CSS!

Copyright ©2003-2017, Craftster.org an Internet Brands company.