W was a Whale by Edward Lear. English writer and artist. Best remembered for his five illustrated volumes of nonsense poetry and prose. W was a Whale (c 1880) is held at Victoria and Albert Museum, London.
Annie Sloan's Frottage: Paint one thin coat of a different shade, then while the second coat of another color is wet, take sheets of crinkled newspaper and rub it all over and then pulled it off. The paper pulls off some of the paint revealing the under layer.
Wallpaper from Custhom: Igneous is a design made from carbon powder and using Custhom's innovative process of hand-foiling wallpapers, creates a unique distressed or highly polished finish in a wide range of metallic hues, imitating the crystallization of igneous rocks formed through the cooling and solidification of magma or lava.