11 people who broke the painting and decorating mould

By Jane McGuire

Over here on the Hotcourses editorial desk, it’s safe to say we we’re by no means painting and decorating experts, but we do know a mould breaking design when we see one. Forget duck egg blue, vintage wallpaper and perfect skirting boards and get inspired by these eleven pictures. If reading this doesn’t persuade you to go on a painting and decorating course, nothing will.


Take your home to another universe

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Remember that simplicity is the key

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Why stop with walls, make your stairs a feature 

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The world is your oyster

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Focus on the tiny details

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Let your head rest in the clouds

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Take your home to another planet

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Embrace your inner geek

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Get inspired by the unexpected

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If you are ready to learn from an expert and transform your home, why not start with a painting and decorating course? With plenty of options available, all you need to bring is a blank canvas and lots of ideas. Happy decorating! 

About the author

Jane McGuire

Jane McGuire received her BA (English) from the University of Loughborough. A yoga enthusiast with a sweet tooth, in her spare time you will probably find Jane in the gym or online shopping.

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