Painting Technique: Frottage to Create Antique Walls

Painting Technique: Frottage to Create Antique Walls

Grace Shu
Jun 6, 2008

Want to make your bedroom more cozy and warm? You could try this painting technique called frottage which is originally used by Surrealist painters. Using gold paint, each layer is literally rubbed on to creating a soft antique look. Final result? Lights will be warm and fuzzy, making a room extra cozy.

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