Faux painting or Faux finishing are terms used to describe a wide range of decorative painting techniques. From the French word for "fake", faux painting began as a form of replicating materials such as marble and wood with paint, but has come to encompass many other decorative finishes for walls and furniture.
All the finishes below were painted on standard drywall. All products shown are water-based and non-toxic. Most have no noticeable odor.