First paint on the color you want to stick out the most, painting the whole wall with it. Next, paint on the color that will be the most recessed, then wipe it off with a fairly stiff flat sponge. The effects you can get are endless.
Make your Ceiling Pretty! Embossed Wallpaper Ceiling- This is a really neat ceiling idea. I've seen it a couple times and never knew how easy it would be to create. This would be great after getting rid of that popcorn ceiling.
"Tin Tile" inset cabinets using wallpaper, paint, and glaze. This is such a cool idea - love vintage tin insets - I think I'd be more likely to paint the cabinets in a different color and let the "tin" stand out
How to Remove Old Veneer and Use Wallpaper to Hide Flaws
how to remove old veneer before and after metallic painted dresser, how to, painted furniture, woodworking projects Buy Annie Sloan Chalk Paint® from local stockist Brenda Brown @ Annex of paredown in Ann, Arbor