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How To Create Party Room Walls

These walls get a new paint color and a painted movie screen for the ultimate party atmosphere.

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create party room walls
  • Time

    Weekend

  • Price Range

    $250 - $500

  • Difficulty

    Moderate

Highlights:

Step 1: Prepare the walls

Tape the plastic drop cloths to the foundation (duct tape works best on cement). Tape off movie screen section for the future painting of frame on wall.

Step 2: Prepare the paint

Mix Golden Acrylic Molding Paste with 2162-40 Peanut Shell. Scoop one batch of Peanut Shell paste onto hawk (a metal palette that texture experts use).

prepare the paint

Step 3: Apply paint to the walls

Using trowel cut, trowel onto wall and spread. Let dry overnight.

apply paint to walls

Step 4: Tape off the area for the movie screen

Remove tape from plastering and re-tape for frame.

tape off area for movie screen

Step 5: Apply paint and stencils to the frame

Roll on 2133-10 Onyx in high gloss. Apply Art Deco stencil with stenciling brushes.

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