Wallpaper Application for Interior Spaces

A course by Carol Botin Fernandez
Decorator. Palencia, Spain.
Joined April 2021
, Decorator

Discover different types of paper and how to apply them on your walls to fill any room with life and personality

  • Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (15)
  • 359 students

Discover different types of paper and how to apply them on your walls to fill any room with life and personality



Spanish with subtitles in English
  • 100% positive reviews (15)
  • 359 students
  • Online and at your own pace
  • Audio: Spanish
  • Level: Beginner
  • 17 lessons (2h 32m)
  • Available on the app
  • Spanish, English, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Polish, Dutch
  • Unlimited access forever
  • Certificate upon completion of the course

Wallpaper is a quick and easy way to transform any space and infuse it with personality. For decorator Carol Botín, whose passion for interior design and DIY has led her to work for brands like Ikea, Leroy Merlin, and El Corte Inglés, wallpaper is her secret weapon for adding colors, textures,
designs, and patterns to any room and even furniture.

In this course, learn how to decorate with wallpaper by discovering the different types of paper, their properties, and how to correctly apply them. Carol shows you her hands-on approach and professional tricks to spruce up your home decor and fall in love with DIY.

About this course

Course table of contents

  • U1
    U1. Introduction
  • U2
    U2. The wallpaper
  • U3
    U3. Preparation
  • U4
    U4. Wallpaper
  • U5
    U5. Last details
  • FP
    FP Final Project
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Meet your teacher Carol Botín and hear about how she entered the world of wallpaper as a self-taught aficionado and ended up working in a professional decoration studio. See her biggest influences and sources of inspiration and how they've impacted her work.

Begin with an introduction to the different types of wallpaper on the market and the qualities of each one. Learn how to select the best type depending on the project as well as the material and the surface it's being applied to.

Carol then shows you how to correctly measure your space and make a mood board to define the style. Once you have a clear idea, create a mock-up using a real picture and Photoshop to see how it would look. Choose your favorite wallpaper, calculate how much you need, and get some practical buying tips from your teacher.

Now it's time to start the wallpapering process! Discover how to prep the surfaces you plan to cover and then apply your chosen wallpaper or mural while learning what materials to use to get the best results.

Carol explains how to complement the design of your wallpaper and create different atmospheres by changing the furniture and adding other decorative elements. To wrap up the course, see how to easily remove wallpaper so you can redecorate whenever you want.

What is this course's project?

Decorate a room using wallpaper as the primary decorative element.

Who is it for?

Anyone who wants to enhance their home decor using wallpaper and learn how to apply it in different areas like bathrooms, kitchens, bedrooms, or even on furniture.

What you need

You don't need any prior knowledge to take this course, just be a bit handy and come ready to learn.

As for materials, you need some basic tools like a new sharpened cutter, a level, a large metal ruler, wallpaper paste, a brush to apply the paste, a smoothing brush, and a small hard roller for the seams.


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Carol Botin Fernandez

A course by Carol Botin Fernandez

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Decorator

As a DIY and decoration lover with a passion for all things creative, Carol Botín has spent years becoming an expert in wallpaper. She started out working in fashion and window displays, but currently creates content for brands on social media and collaborates with the interior design studio Creación de Espacios.

Since 2010, she has also been spreading her passion for DIY through her website where she shares tips, tricks, and inspiration to help people get started in the art of wallpapering. Carol takes a very hands-on approach to the decorating process and enjoys each step involved, from developing the design to choosing the right paper and applying it herself.


Contents

  • U1

    Introduction

    • Presentation
    • Influences
  • U2

    The wallpaper

    • Types of wallpaper
    • Wallpapers according to where they are applied
    • Materials
  • U3

    Preparation

    • Space measurements
    • Mood board and space simulation
    • Choice of paper
  • U4

    Wallpaper

    • Surface preparation: primer
    • Installing the wallpaper 1
    • Installing the wallpaper 2
    • Installing the wallpaper avoiding obstacles 1
    • Installing the wallpaper avoiding obstacles 2
    • How to finish off
  • U5

    Last details

    • Decoration and accessories
    • How to remove the wallpaper
    • Last tips
  • FP

    Final Project

    • Wallpaper Application for Interior Spaces

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Wallpaper Application for Interior Spaces. A Architecture, Spaces, and Craft course by Carol Botin Fernandez

Wallpaper Application for Interior Spaces

A course by Carol Botin Fernandez
Decorator. Palencia, Spain.
Joined April 2021
  • 100% positive reviews (15)
  • 359 students