You’re not fooling anyone

The writer over at Yahoo! DIY isn’t fooling anyone with this misspelling of trompe l’œil:

tromp diy

Trompe l’œil, which means “fool the eye” in French,l is a style of painting.


2 Responses to “You’re not fooling anyone”

  1. lectorconstans Says:

    The idea is actually pretty good, though I don’t think it really comes close to trompe l’œil. For the real thing a quick search turns up this:

    Some of those artists could do a real t-l’o job on a headboard. Photo #3, for example, lends itself perfectly to a Halloween treatment.

    How about a railroad tunnel entrance (à la mode de Roadrunner & Coyote)?

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