A barely-gray wall color is the perfect backdrop for these waterfowl drawings. While a colorful hue would have added dimension, the gray background gently blends with the ornithological art for a museum-worthy display.
If you're new to painting, I would HIGHLY recommend visiting All Things Thrifty and read her post Painting Furniture Hmmm. Love the black top with the black accents and white. It would tie in the black bed frame.
Repurposed and refinished antique buffet. This gorgeous piece was in rough shape. The client wanted it turned into a media console and painted in French gray. The top drawer was removed and new shelf built for electronics.