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Venetian Plaster and Strie Technique

Learn painting techniques inspired by a European suite: Venetian plaster, strie, and suede techniques, to add depth and richness to your walls.

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  • Venetian plaster
  • painter's tape
  • tint
  • latex wall paint, flat finish
  • glazing liquid


  • drop cloth
  • paintbrushes
  • paint tray
  • putty knife
  • paint bucket
  • paint roller
  • Venetian plaster blade