Donna Rubin Design

Glaze Finishes

DONNA RUBIN DESIGN  Decorative Painting

GLAZE FINISHES

A translucent color or colors over a painted base color or colors.

A variety of looks can be achieved, depending on the tool and technique used to apply the glaze.

Glazes are used for leather, parchment, and “tea-stained” looks, striaes and woven- fabric looks.

Glazes are also used for an antiqued look on painted wood trim.

 

 

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Dining Room painted with a green linen-weave glaze. Dining Room painted with a green linen-weave glaze.

 

 

Deep eggplant glaze painted over contemporary cabinet.

Deep eggplant glaze painted over contemporary cabinet.

 

 

Dining room walls are glazed in a warm black over red to resemble leather. All trim is "antiqued" with a sepia glaze.

Dining room walls are glazed in a warm black over red to resemble leather. All trim is “antiqued” with a sepia glaze.

 

 

All wainscot, doors, and trim in this Dining room "antiqued" with a sepia glaze.

All wainscot, doors, and trim in this Dining room “antiqued” with a sepia glaze.

 

 

Chocolate brown linen-weave paint finish painted in Dining Room.

Chocolate brown linen-weave paint finish painted in Dining Room.

 

 

Master Bathroom painted with pale lavender glaze finish and hand-painted lavender sprigs.

Master Bathroom painted with pale lavender glaze finish and hand-painted lavender sprigs.

 

 

Golden striae glaze painted in entry hallways.

Golden striae glaze painted in entry hallways.

 

 

Antique glaze finish painted on fireplace surround.

Antique glaze finish painted on fireplace surround.

 

 

Glaze paint treatment over textured plaster wall finish in Billiards Room.

Glaze paint treatment over textured plaster wall finish in Billiards Room.

 

 

Dark blue glaze applied in horizontal rhythm over painted fish, to give a watery impression.

Dark blue glaze applied in horizontal rhythm over painted fish, to give a watery impression.

 

 

Brown linen-weave glaze painted in bathroom, with parchment-finish name banner painted above sink.

Brown linen-weave glaze painted in bathroom, with parchment-finish name banner painted above sink.

 

 

Living Room painted with green-gold striae glaze finish.

Living Room painted with green-gold striae glaze finish.

 

 

Unfinished bookcase painted with antique glaze and decorative floral designs.

Unfinished bookcase painted with antique glaze and decorative floral designs.

 

 

Antique glaze painted on white fireplace surround.

Antique glaze painted on white fireplace surround.

 

 

Two-story foyer painted in parchment glaze finish.

Two-story foyer painted in parchment glaze finish.

 

 

Antique glaze finish painted on fireplace mantel.

Antique glaze finish painted on fireplace mantel.

 

 

Butcher-block kitchen island re-stained and finished.

Butcher-block kitchen island re-stained and finished.

 

 

Columns and all woodwork in entry foyer painted with an antique glaze.

Columns and all woodwork in entry foyer painted with an antique glaze.

 

 

Maple computer armoire painted in a rustic red with dry-brushed glaze and gold accents.

Maple computer armoire painted in a rustic red with dry-brushed glaze and gold accents.

 

 

Burnt sienna linen-weave glaze in a foyer.

Burnt sienna linen-weave glaze in a foyer.

 

 

Entry door and sidelights "antiqued" with chestnut glaze.

Entry door and sidelights “antiqued” with chestnut glaze.

 

 

Parchment glaze above chair rail, and striae glaze below chair rail.

Parchment glaze above chair rail, and striae glaze below chair rail.

 

 

Bombe chest painted with brown glaze and gold accents.

Bombe chest painted with brown glaze and gold accents.

 

 

 

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