Irregular creases and folds created in this technique provide the opportunity to add outstanding interest to any plain surface you’d like to highlight. From afar,the texture is subtle — taking on an appearance of stucco or cement. As you get closer, the unusual personality of the wall emerges as a delightful surprise.
For an average room with 400 sq. ft. of wall space, it will take you approximately 4 – 8 total hours over 2 to 3 days.
Items needed for a 400 sq.-ft. wall area:
- Assorted drop cloths and rags
- XIM Latex Extender (optional)
Watch how to do the Artisan Tissue technique.
Artisan Tissue Brochure
Step by step instructions and photography
Detailed how-to information for this and related techniques.
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Duration Home® Matte Paint Base Coat - 1 coat
Antique White SW 6119
Apply crinkled tissue paper while wet
Roll basecoat over paper
Antique White Metallic SWF 332
1:1 Ratio with Paint
Iron Ore SW 7069