Again in the following example you will see
how trompe l'oeil and faux finishing work hand in hand
to create a trompe l'oeil mural.
"Our Elephant in Stone",
it begin with a simple faux stone to match the customers' coffee table
After matching the tiles on the table,
we begin adding our trompe l'oeil effect
so that the elephant would appear to come out of the stone.
the end result, one of our most popular faux and trompe l'oeil effects.
Trompe L'Oeil...Elephant in Stone
A faux finish by Art Effects
can create a unique piece of
resulting in "fooling or tricking the eye"
Using trompe l'oeil and other painted finishes
a once simple non discript finish can make a larger impression. It is not real, but it is really painted.
Another example of a trompe l'oeil faux effect can be seen below
On our faux marble on a ceiling page.
In the example above, a wall glazing technique was applied to
age the mural. Then
trompe l'oeil rips and tears were added to achieve this
unique faux finish with a trompe l'oeil effect.