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Titled Oyster Shell decorative finish creativity faux finishing

Following is the recipe:

Step 1:  First Coat BC 141 troweled 100% allowed to dry.

Step 2:  BC 141 sponged and knock down allowed to dry.

Step 3: MT 909 and MT 906 thinned 50% with glaze we used Proceed Full Bodied Glaze.  Working wet to wet apply both MT909 and MT906 while still damp push into texture using the rubber trowel.

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