Spaces Magazine


Create geometric wall art

Dec 28, 2017

We all have plans to start 2018 off with a clean slate and full of energy. What better way than to liven up your work-space with fun, geometric wall art?

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You will need

  • Plascon Polvin in Antique Petal (EC 43)

  • Plascon Polvin in Citrus Breeze (Y6-A1-4)

  • Plascon Polvin in Hot-n-Spicy (R6-B1-1)

  • Plascon Polvin in Dylan’s Blue (B5-A1-2)

  • Plascon Polvin in White

  • Masking or painter’s tape

  • Set square and metal ruler

  • Pencil

  • Various rollers and paintbrushes

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Time needed

Plus minus 8 hours

Difficulty level

HARD

Steps

  1. Paint two coats of the base colour Antique Petal
  2. Measure your wall and divide it up into the desired geometric shapes using the set square, ruler and pencil
  3. Once you’re satisfied with the design, mask off the shapes
  4. Paint the colours in the shapes, starting with the lightest colour
  5. Paint two coats of each and remove the tape while the paint is still wet

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Product
PLASCON POLVIN
For interior walls and ceilings and exterior walls, with a smooth, matt finish and seven-year guarantee.

TIP
Once the painting is done, make sure to peel off the masking tape before it dries or else the paint may chip and crack.





PAINT EFFECTS: JULIAN AND ILARIA LOUW

WORDS: MARY GARNER

PHOTOGRAPHS: HENK HATTINGH, SHAVAN RAHIM AND JUSTIN PATRICK