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Beautiful Natural Finishes for outside the home

Naturals – Lime Wash Natural lines of lime and milk washes that create that "Mediterranean" feel of gently weathered colors.

John Zurier - Sóley, 2015 distemper and oil on linen (213.36 x 147.32 cm)

John Zurier - Sóley, 2015 distemper and oil on linen x cm)

As promised, a tantalizing peek of the deep golden yellow distemper paint installed over the weekend in the best bed chamber of the Nathaniel Russell House. The paint was made onsite the same way it was mixed 200 years ago, using animal hide glue, chalk, and French yellow ochre pigments. Artist Suzanne Collins worked all weekend with her able helper, Daniella Helline (a senior at @buildingartscollege), and finished the room late yesterday. In a word, it GLOWS. (Distemper finishes are always…

Changing the color of a room today is a rather simple process—but it wasn’t always that way.