If you get too much on, just scrape it down. Here you can see the ridges in the plywood. This is about the thickness you want, depending on how uneven your wall is.
Here the wall is dry.
This took me about a day, working off and on. If you look at your wall sideways you can see any unevenness that needs to be fixed. Just sand that area and start over. It's time consuming but really one of the most simple projects you can do.
I thought this color was really pretty in the store. It's Ralph Lauren Green Teal in metallic. When I got it on the wall, it was really more of a smokey blue. Too dark.
And because I believe in full disclosure...this is what I'm hiding:
Ha! It was real fun moving this junk around the room to take pictures!
And here's your before and after instant replay:
I'm not happy yet, but I'm getting there. I think The Wall is more happy that I'm done messing with it. Maybe.
I hope y'all enjoyed this post, and come back soon for more projects, tutorials and all around fun stuff to do! Please feel free to leave some love!