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Tuesday 4 October 2016
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Watching Paint

I saw a news story this week about how watching videos of people mixing paint is apparently a current ‘thing’ on the internet. That reminded me of this fascinating video that I bookmarked last year but hadn’t got round to … Continue reading

Friday 12 August 2016
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Mellow Yellow

We finally got round to another stage of our decorating project today, applying a first coat of coloured paint. The colour is a Dulux Light and Space called Lemon Spirit. It took a fair while to apply but it looks … Continue reading

Thursday 8 October 2015
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Nameless Paints

Nameless paints sound like something Cthuloid but actually turn out to be a rather interesting set of pigments from Japan. Rather than giving each tube a name, they are described with blobs of primary colour. Of course, that means you … Continue reading

Thursday 23 July 2015
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Going (light) Green

Last week we finally ticked the box on a long-outstanding home maintenance job when we had decorators round to paint the outside of the house. Originally it was a pale cream colour – approaching dirty cream even by the time … Continue reading

Saturday 20 April 2013
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Watching Paint Dry

This is more interesting than it sounds if you are using the “goes on pink, dries to white” paint I mentioned earlier this month. We have decided that the wallpaper will need a coat of paint to finish it off … Continue reading

Saturday 6 April 2013
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Gloopy Paint

I think I am just about done with painting the ceiling we had plastered last week. For the first coat I used some old, slightly watered-down white that we have had kicking around since our last project. To finish off … Continue reading