1. Selected a ceiling to tin. Removed light fixture:
3. Covered the floor in with plastic drop cloths and soaked the prepasted wallpaper using this thingy:
We started out using really big sheets. But- these proved to be more trouble than they were worth. We begin cutting smaller squares and putting them up faster. Here we are in progress:
5. Finally- we finished!
7. Next, I ordered some paint off of Ebay. I used Roman's Paintable Wallpaper Coating in Silver. They used to sell this stuff at Lowe's, but I believe the product itself has been discontinued. Hence the reason I ordered it off of Ebay. USPS- pay no attention to this blog post... is it legal to mail paint? My guess would be not-so-much, but I'm not totally sure. I applied the paint using a medium texture roller. I ran out of paint and had to order a second can off of Ebay. Nobody ever said this project would be a quick one either!
So- here we are- the final product:
Overall- this was a heckuva project! I might do one more glaze over the top to bring out the detail... we'll see! For now- I'm happy enough to leave it alone!