Detailing Your Haunt – Painting 101 Shellac

So earlier this week I talked about a method of adding what would appear as something nasty running down a wall. So I wanted to follow up with another useful method of applying more effects to your wall. This next method is using is just using a different paint product specifically a finish called shellac. You can get this fairly cheap at a local hardware store or order it online from a site like Rockler Woodworking and Hardware which has it in both premixed and kits where you mix it yourself. For our purposes the premixed will do just fine since you are not working on any antique furniture the extra sheen and smoothness is not required which is basically what the mix kit provides from what I have read.

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