For those who want to revitalize the walls, give mood and dynamics to the interior, a wallpaper panel is the most appropriate option. It is suitable for any room and kitchen.
What is a panel
This is a decorative wallpaper on a paper or non-woven basis. Textured material is glued to the canvas. The process is somewhat more complicated than conventional coating production, but at a reasonable price. Images on the panel can be very different: flora and fauna, rural landscape or children's carousel. Drawing should not merge with wall-paper. If they are bright enough, then the panel is better to choose calm tones.
Wallpaper for decorating the kitchen wall can imitate a wine cellar, Italian landscape or a Chinese tea ceremony.
Material for liquid wallpaper allows you to make a choice from a rich color palette. Glowing in the dark polymer chips will add originality and mystery to the application. The relief of the panel will add style and sophistication. From liquid wallpaper you can create a beautiful application on the most uneven wall. Even a novice designer can make a beautiful geometric ornament that will transform the room.
The decorative panel can act as a picture, background, panel. It will attract attention, therefore it is necessary to approach its choice very thoughtfully. A high-quality panel from ordinary wallpapers is distinguished by the presence of a certain energy. It can rightfully be attributed to works of art.
The panel from the wallpaper is chosen based on the characteristics of the interior and the task. Such an ornament will be able to focus on some design subject or emphasize the general style of the decor.
Wallpaper panel will add personality and depth to any interior. For minimalism, the drawing “A window with a view of the metropolis” is suitable, the Mediterranean mood will be reflected in the form of images of shell rock or light sand, for art Nouveau you can choose soft flowers. Against the background of a mural of wallpaper that reflects masonry made of natural stone or tiles, a fake fireplace will look good. It should be decorated in the same style.
Wall panels from the wallpaper, the photo of which is presented above, can be made from the remains of wallpaper with a neutral pattern and can be placed separately, for example, above the sofa, or a gallery along the entire wall, say, in the corridor.
Dimensions and functionality
Using the panel allows you to divide the wall into parts, against its background you can put a mirror or a picture. The sizes of these decor elements may be different, but the distance between them should be the same.
Before you begin, you need to choose a place for the main panel. It can also be placed on the ceiling, then the height of the room will visually increase. To facilitate the task, first draw a plan on which windows, doors, built-in furniture and other features are indicated. Then choose the place where the panel will be located, and specify the size.
Liquid wallpaper for panels
They combined the characteristics of paper coating and plaster. From this composition, you can make a beautiful decorative panel on the wall. Wallpaper, although they are called liquid, are sold in the form of a powder of different colors. The instructions explaining how to make a panel of wallpaper, provides for its mixing with water.
Unique properties are due to cotton, cellulose, dyes, fungicides, acrylic dispersion, plasticizer, wool fibers, mother of pearl and other components. To make a panel of liquid wallpaper, you need to choose from three types. They are silk, cellulose and mixed. The first are more expensive, but they also have a longer life, they are more resistant to ultraviolet.
The advantages of liquid wallpaper
- The surface does not require careful leveling.
- Equally well applied to horizontal and vertical surfaces.
- The joints are not covered.
- The material is antistatic.
- Fungicides inhibit the appearance of the fungus.
Such material is pleasant to use, it does not dust and does not require expensive equipment to be applied. If you need to remove liquid wallpaper from the wall, it is enough to wet them and remove them with a spatula - it is very convenient during repair. You can remove only part of the material, and then apply a new layer.
The disadvantages include the high cost, drying time (24 hours) and the need to cover them with varnish in rooms with high humidity (bathroom, kitchen).
Panel of liquid wallpaper
First prepare the surface:
- For a concrete-lime wall - putty with a plaster mix, a primer for deep impregnation and two layers of VDAK (white).
- For wood (plywood, MDF, chipboard) - alkyd primer (GF 021) and VDAK.
- For drywall - putty with a gypsum mixture and two layers of white water-dispersed acrylic paint.
- Oil paint is cleaned, the surface is treated with a gypsum mixture and two layers of VDAK.
When the site for the panel is prepared, you need to put the selected drawing with a simple pencil. Then make a mixture. Pour water into a plastic container and pour wallpaper powder and necessary colors into it. Carefully place and leave for 12 hours for complete dissolution and swelling.
When the mixture has reached the desired condition, you can begin to create a masterpiece. Using a plastic trowel, apply the material to the drawing so that it covers the contour. With a rubber spatula, carefully push the mixture into the border. On adjacent parts of the drawing, the material is applied alternately, as it dries (3 hours).
To the finished product, you can add beads, sparkles, highlight the contour with a marker.
The panel of liquid wallpaper looks especially impressive with gold threads. Avant-garde artists can create interior elements in the form of bright multi-colored spots.
The thickness of the panel depends on the structure of the wallpaper. Cellulose lay down in a layer of 3 mm, and tissue - in 5 mm.