The frieze is a really old idea — as old as the Parthenon, the original source. Today it can be used on embellished walls as a band of pattern that creates a deep border for the top of a wall just below the ceiling. If a room has crown molding, the frieze sits just below that. It’s a stunning effect in the right room and one that can visually raise the height of the ceiling.
While the idea of a frieze could be considered historical or architectural – which, technically, it is – it can be combined with paint.… Continue Reading