If you are new to decorative painting, sponging is a great place to start. Sponge on glaze or sponge off glaze to create the custom look perfect for you. To cover a larger area in less time use a sponge roller in place of the natural sea sponge.
By applying joint compound and a color wash glaze, you can give your modern walls an Old World look. The joint compound gives the walls a rustic texture like those found in the ancient homes of Tuscany.
Textured, fancy walls are so in right now—and watercolor walls are just continuing that trend. Check out these pretty rooms that style the watercolor wall mural really well, for inspiration on how to do it in your home.