Paint with Color – Designer Tips



Did you catch September’s Newsletter? If so, then you must be anxious for the Painting┬áColor Tips by your very own Pamela Kofsky, Color Consultant. Pam does offer a la carte services including a color consultation when selecting wall color for your next room.

Purpose of Space

  • What is purpose of the space?
  • What mood are you setting?
  • Is this a high traffic area?
  • Will the kids or pets make contact with the wall?

Selecting a Paint Color

  • What is your color palette for your room/space?
  • What are the other items in the room or space?
  • Are you looking for a solid color or a two toned room?
  • Are you looking at a WARM color palette or a COOL color palette?
    • WARM = Red, Orange, Yellow
    • COOL = Blue, Green, Purple

Selecting a Finish
Know your options, each option reflects light differently:

  • Semi Gloss
  • Gloss
  • Matte
  • Eggshell
  • Flat
  • Satin
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