Give your home an artful touch in drips and drabs, with paint treatments that feel free to splatter and splotch

If you were that kid who liked to take the finger paint off the page and onto the table, the walls and the rug, this ideabook is for you. Lately paint techniques are going every which way but rolled. Happy accidents like drips and splotches have inspired nontraditional looks for everything from sofas to ceilings. Here’s a look at six trendy paint techniques that don’t require a steady hand or FrogTape.