Switch plate covers to match veneered birch wallpaper

Here’s another project where we were hired to paint switch plate covers to match birch veneer wallpaper.  See also: (switch plate covers to match fabric, and switch plate covers to match tile). This is not a step-by-step because it is a very painterly project.  This post is more of a gallery of the different plates […]

Switch plate covers to match embroidered fabric

Here is another small project of painting switch plate covers to match embroidered fabric on the wall.  See tile match post. The plate was textured with a series of tinted texture using the very fine, samina chiqueteur.  Fast-dry fluid acrylics were used with a matte medium. Softening with a round badger between steps. Don’t forget […]

Switch plate covers to match tile

On a recent trip to Utah, we completed a series of switch plates — this switch plate cover matched the tile in a bathroom. The first thing we did was take a picture of the plate.  Then, it was brought back to my working station in the house. We were given 2 actual tiles for […]