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Faux Painting Techniques Examples

by Guest on May 9, 2012

The Decorative Art of Wall Painting

Faux painting, also called faux finishing, is used to describe a wide range of decorative painting artistic techniques. The naming comes from the French word faux, meaning false, as these techniques started as a less expensive solution to textures like marble and wood by using artful painting.

Rag Rolling (dabbing)

Rag Dab This type of faux finish is achieved by

 

Brush Stippling

Brush Stippling This faux finish effect is achieved by




Wood-Graining

woodgraining This faux finish effect is the result of

 

Marbling

marbeling Veiny faux finish effects like this are the result of a technique known as



Spong Faux

Spong Faux dagging at least 2 colors with a sponge Spong Faux

 

 

An effect is created through a combination of Feathering & Stippling

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