41+ Skip Trowel Texture Background. Preparing the joint compound 3 part three: It is done by hand and takes years to perfect.
Skip trowel is a form of full metal trowel that allows for more texture features to show through the finish. Skip trowel texture is a finishing technique that's used to add decorative appeal to walls and on a plaster wall or ceiling, skip trowel texture may be applied over a traditional lathe system or modern. Knockdown is a texture that's fairly similar in style to skip trowel.
The texture also comes close to that of an eggshell.
The exact texture depends on the dampness of the drywall compound and how you use the blade. Creating the skip trowel texture the skip trowel texture is achieved by applying thin joint compound in random arches across. Skip trowel is a form of full metal trowel that allows for more texture features to show through the finish. How to apply a skip trowel texture.