Farrow Ball Wall Paper

WALL: Farrow & Ball Wall Paper

Proceed Rough Regular Texture 2

SAMPLE BOARD: Proceed Rough Regular Texture

silver leaf chair

SILVER LEAF: Wood Frame of Chair with Gloss Clear Coat

SkimStone Concrete Veneer

FIREPLACE: SkimStone Concrete Veneer, Applied by FauxFX

Proceed Rough Regular Texture

SAMPLE BOARD: Proceed Rough Regular Texture

FirmoLux Milano Silver Italian 2

WALLS: FirmoLux Milano Silver Italian Lime Plaster

FirmoLux Milano Silver Italian

WALLS: FirmoLux Milano Silver Italian Lime Plaster

Farrow Ball Off Black 57

WALLS: Farrow &  Ball Off Black No 57, Estate Emulsion


WALLS: PROCEED Full Bodied Glaze

Wood Walls

WOOD WALLS: Proceed Full Bodied Glaze


CEILING: PROCEED Metallic Texture Gold tinted orange. WALLS: PROCEED Smooth Translucent Texture tinted in 3 colors.

Faux Effects

FAUX EFFECTS - Fireplace: AquaStone tint red and applied in random spots. Then AquaStone untinted applied overall and then glazed.

FIRMOLUX - Italian Lime Plaster / Venetian Plaster

FIRMOLUX - Italian Lime Plaster / Venetian Plaster, CEILING: Milano Silver tinted, WALLS: Farrow & Ball Skimming Stone No. 241.

FIRMOLUX - Italian Lime Plaster 1

FIRMOLUX - Italian Lime Plaster / Venetian Plaster, WALLS: Grasso diCalce tinted 3 different colors.

16 - Eco Stucco Shower System

ECO STUCCO can be applied on shower walls and ceilings to produce a seamless look as well as a durable surface for every day use.

Ven Plaster/cherry

FIRMOLUX - Italian Lime Plaster, Grasso diCalce.

concrete counter top

ENCORE Counter Tops. Easy to install in 3 days. Goes right over Formica .... so change those tired counter tops today.

FirmoLux Rasatura Marmorino

EXTERIOR: FirmoLux Rasatura Marmorino

12 - EcoStucco Fossil Finish

EXTERIOR WALLS: EcoStucco Fossil Finish

11 - Proceed Texture with Tinted Raw Umber with Rough, Irregular and Smooth Absorbant Texture

PROCEED: Rough Regular Texture (RRT)  tinted with dispersions randomly mixed with Smooth Absorbant Texture (SAT) to create a layered old wall effect.

10 - Rotunda Walls with Hand-Painted Acanthus Leaves

PROCEED: 1-color glaze on entry hall walls with hand-painted Acanthus leaves in dome.

9 - Skimstone with Black Glass Wall Treatment

SKIMSTONE: Concrete veneer on walls with Black Glass.

8 - Rusted Hood with Gold Leaf Rivets and Glazed Cabinets

MODERN MASTERS: Rusted Iron Metal Effect on Hood with Gold Leaf and Rivets added. Oil Glazed Cabinets.

7 - Proceed Texture with Metallic Motif

PROCEED: Rough Regular Texture with lime for first coat. Then Smooth Translucent Texture (STT) tinted w/ dispersions and troweled smooth. Pounce Metallic Gold Medium on Motif stencil and spray with Lime water for the dripping effect.

6 - Street of Dreams: Proceed Rough, Irregular Texture with a Glaze

Street of Dreams: PROCEED: Rough Regular Texture plus white sand and titanium white dispersions applied heavily with trowel, then spritzed with water and smoothed with Tuff-Kote rubber trowel. let dry overnight and  Glaze with Leon Neon round and cheese cloth.

5 - Painted Cabinet Door front with "Rotten Stone"

Painted Cabinet Door front with "Rotten Stone"

4 - Firmolux Italian Lime Plaster: Milano Silver over Charcoal Marmarino

FIRMOLUX: Milano Silver, Italian Lime Plaster troweled over Charcoal Marmarino Berlina.

3 - Rough, Irregular French Plaster

PROCEED: Rough Irregular, Tinted and applied to look like French Plaster.

2 - Skimstone Countertop - Raw Umber with Glass

SKIMSTONE: Concrete Countertop with Glass on new plywood substrate.

1 - Single Color Glaze on Walls

PROCEED: 1-Color Glaze on Walls and Ceiling

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November 1 | Plaster on Burlap Wallpaper

November 1 Burlap, FirmoLux Grassello and Meoded Hydro wax Plaster on burlap and applied to a column Looks great on walls and ceiling. We will apply...

Upcoming Events & Classes

Lime Plaster Classes, FirmoLux & EcoStucco, April 28 or 29, Oct 6 & 7, 9:30 to 5:00 – $300

This two-day class will illustrate how easy plastering can be when using great product lines like...

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Firmolux Venetian Plaster Showcase 4

About Firmolux Firmolux is one of...

Brush & Trowel Portland's Decorative Finishes Showroom

Brush and Trowel is Portland’s only Decorative Finish product supplier and demonstration showroom. For the interior finish professional we offer some of the finest products available – from pails to pallets – all to help you be more profitable, knowledgeable and be your best resource in town! If you are a homeowner we have the best selection of DIY products that you can use to transform ordinary into exceptional. Located in central Portland, we offer a wide range of classes and demonstrations for beginners to experts and covering such topics as Stencil Projects, Italian Plaster, Decorative Concrete Floors and Counters and more. The only way to truly understand what is possible is to come down to the showroom where you can touch and see finished examples of many of our products. Don’t forget to sign up to be notified of new classes and demo days.

Brush & Trowel
8425 SW Terwilliger Blvd,
Portland, Oregon 97219
(503) 230-8925

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