Painted & Decorated Ceilings

Designing a great ceiling will help make a space brighter, create a beautiful focal point, enhance gorgeous architectural ceilings and complete the look of a room. They say it’s the fifth wall — so the next time you are planning the decor of a room, consider looking up with the following inspired ideas!

Stenciled Ceiling with Modern Masters Metallic Plaster | Decorative Artist Joni Fife | Ceiling Ideas on the Cafe BlogStunning, isn’t it? Decorative Artist Joni Fife used our Metallic Plaster combined with the Wallovers Gabriel’s Gates Stencil to create an unforgettable ceiling.

Turquoise Aqua Venetian Plaster Ceiling | Project by Garrison Tarnow Painting with Modern Masters products | Ceiling Inspiration on the Cafe BlogGarrison Tarnow Painting used our Venetian Plaster to trowel a smooth plaster finish on a dome ceiling. The color and effect is gorgeous!

Striking and Chic Ceiling by Decorative & Faux Finishes | Modern Masters Metallic Paint | Ceiling Inspiration on the Cafe BlogStenciled Metallic Ceiling | Modern Masters | Project by Decorative & Faux Finishes | Ceiling Ideas via the Cafe BlogCindy Howard and Dana DeBuck of Decorative & Faux Finishes always have extraordinary decorative painting projects. Here are just two of their awe-inspiring ceilings combining ornamental patterns and our Metallic Paint Collection.

Flash Gold Metallic Paint by Modern Masters on Ornamental Plaster Ceiling | Decorative Plaster Paint Finish by California Wall Design | Ceiling Inspiration via the Cafe BlogCalifornia Wall Design shared an ornamental plaster and wood ceiling project which was painted with our Flash Gold Metallic Paint. The color exudes a shimmery opalescent finish and is perfect for this luxe dining room.

Metal Effects Patina Finish on Dome Ceiling | Project by Heather Sanders of Fifth Wall Design | Ceiling Inspiration via the Cafe BlogOxidized patinas can make for a dramatic ceiling! Heather Sanders of 5th Wall Surface Design used our Metal Effects patinas to create a custom, linear stenciled finish. Incredible!

Glazed Metallic Plaster and Gold Leaf Ceiling | Project by NCF Decorative Studio | Ceiling Inspiration on the Modern Masters Cafe BlogDrama is always in style! NCF Studio enhanced a foyer entryway by using our Metallic Plaster and Wall Glazing Cream on base of the groin ceiling and topped it off with a gold leaf stencil border. What an amazing result!

Platinum Metallic Paint Finish on Stenciled Ceiling with Mirror Tiles | Project by Arlene McLoughlin | Ceiling Inspiration on the Modern Masters Cafe BlogTalented decorative artist Arlene McLoughlin used a custom finish with our Platinum Metallic Paint for this very modern and chic ceiling. She also used mirror tiles to add another layer of dimension to the stenciling as well – you can see them glimmering. Check out her other projects in her studio’s Modern Mastery feature.

Whether painted, patterned or given a decorative finish, a ceiling can truly make a room. If left alone, a ceiling can become it’s own bland focal point – it’s key to add a bit of drama without overwhelming a space and the design of the room. We hope you’ve enjoyed these inspiring Modern Masters project ideas from our creative customers and friends. Do you have a ceiling you’d love to show off? Tweet at us using #ModernMastersInc or send your masterpiece in to us at!