More in-progress shots of the hallway-subacqua

30 Jun

When the light shines in through the glass in the front door, it feels like the hallway is underwater — it’s a beautiful glowing acqua color.

None of these photos really shows the true color, but here they are anyway. Please note the invaluable help being provided by the pets.

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The ceiling is a semi-gloss color called Spring Melt (Martha Stewart), but I think it’s too light and I may have to re-do it at some point. I’m reserving judgement until I have another light in the hallway. It looks kind of dingy, but it may just be the lighting situation.

I’ve decided to go back to plan A and just wallpaper the other wall after the plumbing project is done (when I suddenly come into a big pot of money). Hello… universe? I could really use $8,000. Thanks. (Let’s see what happens.)


2 Responses to “More in-progress shots of the hallway-subacqua”

  1. erin@designcrisis July 3, 2012 at 10:51 am #

    I CANNOT believe you are painting this yourself!!! Insanity!

    Can’t wait for finished shots…

    • Erica Walch July 3, 2012 at 5:42 pm #

      Those ARE the finished shots! I’ll try to take some better ones. I’m leaving the opposite wall as is (i.e. covered in dinge) until I do the upstairs plumbing and can then safely paper it. I wish I could capture the real color — it’s amazingly watery.

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