Wednesday, May 7, 2008

fireplace progress pics

Before I say anything, I must give credit to my sister for helping me narrow down the colours I used. I had initially planned to use a much lighter tone with a white mantle. Here's a pic below that I sent her when I was trying to figure things out. Ah technology! I copied and pasted the colours from the photo of the paint chip below.




My sister suggested colour #3 but without a white mantle. We decide 2 shades lighter than the main colour would work better. Here's proof:

BEFORE:

(owner's stuff, not mine!)

AFTER:



Big difference no?! Next up: painting the walls Glidden's "Ionic Green".

1 comment:

chriskauf said...

great work, satisfying to see such an improvement isn't it ,
Chris