Step 1: Prepare the Wall

Prepare the Wall
Photo: Patrik Rytikangas
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•Paint the wall in the base color. Allow to dry.
•When glazing, work in manageable, 5-foot sections so the wall doesn't dry as you work.
•Using a piece of cheesecloth, spread on a coat of clear glaze to help keep the surface workable longer.
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    Tools List

    • Stipple Brush
      Stipple brush oblong, with flat bristles
    • Glazing Brush
      Glazing brush round with rounded bristles
    • Fine Brush
      Fine brush thick and rectangular, with squared-off bristles
    • Cheesecloth
      Cheesecloth can be bought in rolls

    Shopping List

    1. BASE COLOR

    2. UNTINTED GLAZE

    3. GOAL-COLOR TINTED GLAZE

    4. TINTED GLAZE, ONE SHADE DARKER THAN GOAL-COLOR