Mottled Decorative Paint Finishes | HomeTips

In This Article: Mottling with a Two-Part Roller Step-by-Step Mottled Painting Mottling is a faux-finishing technique that aims to mimic the appearance of leather or parchment. The basic idea is to first apply a base coat and then dab or swirl incomplete and irregular layers of colored glaze over it. A mottled finish is easier …