1. I didn’t know what that meant, exactly. He expressed his ideas with me for the finish and explained a heavy Jacobean contrast.
2. Since it’s a custom, I felt added pressure to get it just right. He had a very clear vision for this makeover.
3. His confidence in me and my work gave me the assurance I needed. I blazed in to this unsure but ended feeling pretty proud!
Here’s an image showing the progression with the paint finish. I’m smitten.