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Daily Quiz (15)

Brad Bowman is noted for developments in what area of decorative finishing?

True or false: An extract from fish scales is used to create a mother-of-pearl effect.

True or false: In addition to gold, copper is sometimes used in thin leaf form for decorative purposes.

A thin, pasty liquid used for adhering gold leaf and filling surface imperfections is called what?

True or False: The veneer plaster marmorino is sometimes recommended for humid environments such as bathrooms.

True or False: Another name for Portland cement plaster is stucco.

What organization focuses on stenciling and other decorative painting techniques?

Dragging and wood graining are examples of what decorative effect?

True or False? Marmorino, a veneer decorative plaster, was recommended for humid environments such as bathrooms in an article on specifying decorative finishes.

What decorative artisan was named an Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects?

In addition to gold, what other metal is applied as thin leaf for decorative purposes?

Antico, marmarino, and spatulata, are examples of what type of decorative finish?

What do the following decorative treatments have in common: marmorino, marmerella, antico, and spatulata?

In decorative finishing, what is a “strie” effect?

What decorative artisan recently was honored with the distinction of Honorary Fellow of the American Institute of Architects?


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