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Alicia Ventura, Interior Design

This tree is hand-painted, with shelves incorporated onto the branches for a children's reading area.

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Abanoub Rafaat wrote:
What are the dimensions of the chair kids?
   Comment   April 9, 2013
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Alicia, I love your design. It's very clever and it has inspired me to consider this for my girls room. Thanks for the inspiration!
July 17, 2013 at 6:39am   
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Urbanscapes, thank you so much for your feedback. It really means a lot to me - your kind words are appreciated! Best of luck with your daughter's room!
July 18, 2013 at 8:23pm   
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Kirti Jaware wrote:
what colour use for tree and which material use for tree?
   Comment   March 27, 2013
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Alicia Ventura Interior Design
The paint color for the tree is Martha Stewart Living, "Chocolate Truffle" #MSL221
April 11, 2013 at 7:10pm     
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Nicole Balanuik wrote:
how long did this take
   Comment   March 15, 2013
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The entire room took about a month +\- to complete
April 11, 2013 at 6:23pm   
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litt_debbie wrote:
love this would love to put it in playroom - Is there any patten for this I really love it but not good at this kind of stuff
   Comment   October 1, 2012
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This tree was hand painted. However there are many decals you can purchase that would produce a similar look. Try looking on amazon's website - type in "tree decal". Many options should be available. Good Luck!
April 11, 2013 at 7:09pm   
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Etsy.com is another site that has decals. AGain type what you are looking for in the search engine.
April 11, 2013 at 7:14pm   
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jcunha wrote:
What is the color of the tree?
     Comment   May 14, 2012
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The paint color for the tree is Martha Stewart Living, "Chocolate Truffle" #MSL221
May 14, 2012 at 7:44pm   
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strawberryannie wrote:
Hi Alicia, I painted my daughter's room very similar to this, but now I am having a hard time finding bedding that goes with the soft blue and green. Any suggestions? Thanks :)
   Comment   February 23, 2012
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That is a DARNED cute bed! As long as you have pillows to accent, I don't think it will be too white-- you can also use a soft green or blue flat sheet to break it up, ( and pillowcases) or a rug with the accent colors would tie it together as well. Check out Garnet Hill - they have some terrific rugs and bedding- I've attached an image of cute polka-dot sheets that would work, as well as some adorable pillow ideas from Etsy- one is fun, the other is a little more sophisticated but has the colors as well as bringing in a bit of yellow.

Let me know what you think!
Anna
March 15, 2012 at 8:21pm   
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December 23, 2012 at 9:08am   
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strawberryannie wrote:
Is the green paint also Benjamin Moore? Thank you.
   Comment   January 5, 2012
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Try Benjamin Moore's Tasty Apple.
January 5, 2012 at 8:24pm   
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Super. Thank you!
January 5, 2012 at 8:41pm   
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shawnao wrote:
Was this done using a stencil or by free hand? If stencil, where can I find it at? Love this idea for my daughter's room.
   Comment   December 27, 2011
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VERY VERY SWEET - AND DELICATE - LITTLE CHILD MUST BE HAPPY : TO FEEL LIKE SPECIAL IN TOUCH WITH BOTH NATURE & CULTURE - GREAT COLORS
FOR GROWN UP - PARENTS - THE COLOR - SCHEME COULD BE ALL GREY TOGETHER WITH FOWERS - SOME PINK AND ORANGE - LIKE THE PILLOWS
March 28, 2012 at 12:49pm   
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There's a website you can order wall prints from to project on walls, as described above. I've seen it done in a boy's room with an airplane on wall above the bed. I know his dad is not an artist so I was surprised how well he painted it.
January 27, 2013 at 7:37pm   
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msquaredmom8779 wrote:
Where are the shelves on the tree from? I was going to use this same idea in white!
   Comment   November 23, 2011
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I purchased these shelves from Target and painted them brown to match the trunk color...I think they also came in white. Good Luck with your project!
November 23, 2011 at 6:24pm   
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linny060 wrote:
What is the blue/gray paint color on the wall?
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If you're looking for a great blue that makes a nice "sky" background for a mural, or just a lovely shade in a room, try Ben Moore's Summer Shower/2135-60 or Sherwin's Hinting Blue/6519. Both have the right amount of gray undertone.
November 3, 2011 at 6:14am   
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The color is Ben Moore's "under the big top" #1675. It reads slightly more blue in person then what the image shows..
November 3, 2011 at 7:32pm   
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kjrivers51 wrote:
Railing design for outdoor deck
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Living room - If my couch is orange what color walls would match
   Comment   November 5, 2013
djm1948 wrote:
Cabin - Color ideas for painting Lake cabin outside.
   Comment   May 20, 2013
sasigvr wrote:
what is the cost of this interior
   Comment   February 24, 2013
frw428 wrote:
Rug - Can you tell me where you got your green rug?
   Comment   January 27, 2013
elegantimpressions wrote:
Hi, we'd love to include this in a magazine feature. If you're interested, please email amy@elegantimpressions{dot}come
   Comment   February 19, 2012
sarichards wrote:
What are the dimensions of the shelves that you used for the tree mural?
   Comment   January 16, 2012

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5. Houzzers loved the adorable wall mural with built-in shelving in this space. Often, it can be a challenge to design a kids room with a theme that doesn't feel cheesy or over the top. While this design is simple, it's still playful and bright enough to cheer up a child's playroom.
8. Branch out. Any space can be decorated with wall art. Get creative! Here a tree is painted on the wall, and the branches are actually shelves. What a simple way to create functional and cute wall art.
Shawn Gauthier added this to 7 Tips to Create a Snuggly Attic Nursery
7. Pick furnishings to interact with the murals. Take your murals a step further and your space will really come to life. In this nursery, the designer incorporated shelves that seem to grow from the tree branches. Brown suggests suspending wood planks from ropes secured to the ceiling for nightstands, shelves or fun seating.
Get creative with a wall mural. This clever tree incorporates bookshelves on two walls.

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