To achieve this effect, use water based paints and apply a red paint to white acrylic primer based coat. Drag and wipe to create cream highlight coat. http://www.eg-wallcoverings.co.uk/lincrusta-decorative-effects.html# Embossing Wallpapers, Pink Patterns, Pink Cakes, Texture Wallpapers, Pink Damask, Pink Wallpapers, Wall Treatments, Wall Texture, White Wall
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So fun even to have large chunks of printed wall paper on white wall. Leave edges raw and uneven. Put gold vintage frame over with raw edges sticking out. Tape smaller picture collage inside frame with exposed tape on edges. .love.
It is an oil based primer by Zinsser I found at Lowes that STICKS TO ALL SURFACES WITHOUT SANDING! And without stripping, because you can't strip wood veneer. Plus, you can put anything on top of it. It doesn't have to be an oil based paint. It just gives you a beautiful blank canvas.
Lincrusta Gold Effect: To achieve this effect, apply red emulsion to white acrylic primer. Apply a further base of black, wipe away on highlights whilst drying. Apply gilt cream (dry brush method.) Cream coat highlight. www.eg-wallcoveri...