I have a penchant for 100 days projects, and artist Samantha Russo has recently completed one that's full of color and pattern—all in her sketchbook.
Bathroom in Oval Room Blue (paneling) and Pale Powder (non tiled area of walls). (I know all about the Flamingo Tiles, too.
Chalkboard paint tips & tricks: There’s a method to applying chalkboard paint that will make your walls look their best. Make sure to heed these do’s and don’ts, from what surface to paint to how long(Best Kitchen Art)
Julie Hamilton paints with scissors in her sketchbook(Mix Family)
Mark Making used to create textural patterns; monochrome pattern design // Michelle Lusby-inspiration-simple marks to create texture, repeating patterns