One of the benefits of painting is the joy of changing something you detest and seeing it turn into a pearl. Light shades are expensive and require significant investment and pressure to replace because you need to get the right gray lampshade size. In the event that a shade is too small, it looks odd, too huge, it is overwhelming. Why not paint the one you have and give it a new life?
Painting a lampshade is actually a common exercise, you can customize them to coordinate all the stylistic themes. For example, you can paint one to match curtains or you can take texture from window jewelry or cushions or a lid and cut out the contours and add the texture to the gray lampshade so that the shade is completely coordinated.
The perfect color:
Metal color is perfect on lampshades, it gives them a little feeling and makes them look extravagant. You can use latex paint in a jar on a gray lampshade, but you can also use the 2 oz bottles from the art store in light of the fact that the shadow determination is enormous. A much faster way is to use splash paint … it works exceptionally well. You can even use the finished splash.
Use different colors and shapes:
You can use different distinct shapes, shades, squares, circle, rectangles, dabs, stripes, whatever shape you can think of that matches your stylistic theme that you can use for gray lampshade. Something that upgrades the plan is to design each shape with darker shading and afterwards, fill the gray lampshade with the shades you choose, this makes the contours appear more.
Stencils and lampshade:
Using stencils is an easy and fun way to get an expert look in a short time frame. Use the stencil just like on a divider and use small dimensions to paint. For this system, you get the splash cement and place it on the back of the stencil. This makes it easy to apply the shadow while working and easy to remove.
A few more options, think gold or silver, yes you can use them especially on a shade with almost zero surface. Also, do not be reluctant to put a decoration around the top or base (or both), you can use things like plumes, lace, polka dots anything that gives it a touch of fun.