Faux Carrara Marble – Close up and Sample Faux Finish Click these links to see completed projects where this faux finish has been used. Brushed-on Metallic Modern Finishes (Contemporary Finishes) Faux Marble Columns (Faux Finishes) << Go back to the Close up Finishes Page.
Contemporary & Modern
A selection of contemporary and modern types of finishes used in decorative painting projects by Ashley Spencer
Decorative Finish: This multi-layered, metallic colorwashing creates a romantic, aged finish with a contemporary edge — perfect for harkening to a Venetian style. This is what the bedroom looked like before three layers of different colored colorwashes were applied over the original base coat color. An illusion of a ceiling panel insert was …
Contemporary Finishes: A copper metallic finish adds intrigue to a dining room alcove. This treatment uses a random brush stroke. Before the wall treatment, the space looked like this. The new wall treatment helps harmonize the red, gold and the brass colors in the room. << Go back to the Finishes Page.
Contemporary Finishes: Elegant Brushed-On Metallic Modern finishes are the perfect backdrop for a contemporary setting. Here’s what the room looked like before with builder’s basic white walls. << Go back to the Finishes Page.
Faux Finish • Contemporary & Modern: Faux Padded Harlequin in a gold metallic is a faux finish that visually appears to have dimension. This design was also used in an entry with a yellow beeswax color. Here’s a Detail view: << Go back to the Finishes Page.