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Old 05-24-2004, 09:50 AM   #11
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Originally Posted by Sandy Barnes
A folding screen is a good idea Allan.
I imagine any paint store can mix this formula. However I am still wondering do I have to paint the wainscot and drywall the same shade? Could one or the other be a different value of the same color? If so, darker bottom/lighter top or vice versa?
I don't see why not Sandy. The purpose of the color is to neutralize the background behind your subject and to control the reflection of light. A lighter or darker shade for trim will make the room look more purposefully decorated that way, but will not detract from the benefits you get from the color.
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Old 05-24-2004, 05:39 PM   #12
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Thank you Michael, and thanks again to all. You have been very helpful.
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