My first knockdown
I was really nervous about the ceiling in a bedroom in a house we are renovating. Two walls were taken down and the ceiling had some old swirled texture, plaster, and some fresh drywall.
Here's a pic of the old ceiling texture.
I started by using watered down drywall mud and a texture brush and tamped it on the ceiling and got this:
Then I played with it a little and used my wide drywall knife to knock it down. What do you think?