Tuesday, September 29, 2009

faux finish reference photo...

below is a reference photo of an ivy covered terra cotta wall for muralists and faux finishers alike...click to enlarge...look for more ideas in future posts...

from Archictectural Digest Photography by Sonny Sandjaya/Arcaid

The beautiful block walls surrounding this West Java villa of Laksamana Sukardi and his wife, Rethy are red Agra terra-cotta blocks "and evoke the fa├žades of ancient Hindu temples and palaces that are scattered across the island of Java. The sunrise and sunset give a rosy glow to the Agra terra-cotta that is very beautiful." Read the rest of the story here.

Published October 2009

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