Last year, I worked with Sherwin-Williams on their National Painting Week campaign and I was assigned the color purple. I chose a soft shade of lilac to make a faux inlay effect on my daughters’ vanity dresser. (Here’s that post).
This year, I was thrilled to work with Sherwin-Williams again and I thought it would be a good opportunity to try another faux painting technique. My color is green this year, so of course there was only one option: malachite.
These were some of the images I referenced before starting my project (and I’ll be honest – it was a little intimidating to tackle this one, but it ended up being a breeze!). I decided to do a bit of a bluer shade, like the colors in this Celerie Kemble chair, but just a tad more green.
Before I started, I also looked at the techniques other DIYers have tried. Here’s a little round up of the posts that were super helpful to me: