Decorative painting is extraordinarily versatile. It can be adapted to highlight structural and architectural characteristics, lighting, and most importantly, desired esthetics.Some of the techniques are represented here.
Faux wood: grain or burl (Faux bois)
Faux marble: honed or glazed. Faux skies: baroque or realistic
Faux drapes: airy or sumptuous. Patinas: oil based, glazed, brushed, antiqued, etc
Stucco and Tadelakt
For more intriguing finishes, Trompe-l’oeil, gilding, grisaille and polychrome ornaments can also be incorporated.
The overall effect is essentially based on the harmony of ideas, colors and rhythm to produce the effect in mind.