decorative concrete compass rose

decorative concrete compass rose
Date: March 20-21, 2012

Location: Aurora IL

Description:  
 
96″ Windrose 1/4 Circle Sample: Oxford Slate Texture stamp was used around the compass stamp. Colored with P French Cream and released with R wheat. Center 4 sections and every other section on the star was stained with BAS Taupe at full strength. Lighter sections of the star were stained with BAS Taupe at 1/2 strength. First tier bordering the center 4 sections and the second tier in from the outside is stained with BAS Weathered Bronze at 1/2 strength. The 4th tier in (triangles against the corner of the star) and the outer tier are stained with BAS Balkan Amber at 1/2 strength. The 3rd tier in was left alone and is just the P French Cream with R wheat release.

48″ Compass Rose Sample: Pebblestone Texture Stamp was used around the compass stamp. Pebblestone Texture and the third tier in from the outside (triangles next to star) were colored with P Gray LInen and released with R Smoke. The second tier in from the outside and the light sections of the star were colored with U Lanon Stone and released with R Smoke. The outer tier and the dark sections of the star were colored with U Lanon Stone and released with a higher concentration of R Smoke.

48″ Windrose Sample: Bluestone Texture Stamp was used around the compass stamp. The Bluestone Texture and original stamping of the compass were colored with P31 Gray Linen and released with R Cape Cod Gray. Outer tier and 3rd tier in from the outside (triangles) were colored with the new “BC tique” R Wheat. 2nd tier in from the outside was colored with the new “BC tique” R Walnut.