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25 Basics of Painting Murals

Get tips from a professional muralist on the basics of painting a wall mural in a child's bedroom, playroom or nursery.

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Scale and Proportion

To add a 3-D, layered element to Bianca's room, an antique desk, passed down from her paternal grandmother, was placed directly in front of a painted tree. When incorporating tall elements, such as trees and buildings, stick with proportion and scale that work well with furniture while providing a prime vantage point for kids. If you paint them too small, they can get lost behind furniture and lose their visual impact.

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