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DIY: Faux Plastering With Drywall Joint Compound | eHow.com
DIY: Faux Plastering With Drywall Joint Compound - Tutorial (you can use this technique on an entire wall or just in a few areas to create an old world "torn plaster-ish" look, then add a coat of sealer & sponge on some stain or a tinted glaze then reseal if desired)
How to Paint Old Plaster Walls
How to Paint Old Plaster Walls by Mona Culberson. Old plaster walls are more temperamental than drywall so you have to put a little more elbow grease into the preparation work before you paint. Don't take short cuts on the prep work or you may find yourself doing repairs later.