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All About Embossed Wallpaper

When applying a raised design wall treatment, there are unique factors to consider. Learn all about it here.

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picking out illuminates embossed design subtly
Photo 5 of 5This glazing technique takes longer than wiped glazed and gives a softer look to the finish.

"Picking Out"(5 of 5)

Another glazing technique called "picking out" illuminates the embossed design in a more subtle way. To create this finish, dip the end of a paintbrush into a glazing medium and dab off almost all of the glaze onto a paper towel. Then brush the glaze lightly on the surface so that only a small amount of glaze collects in the crevices of the design.

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