My front porch has this very ornate trim. For years I wanted to paint it and was intimidated by all the detail. Then one summer, about 3 years ago, I finally got the nerve. I don't know why I was so afraid of making a bad painting, it's not like the painting police will come and confiscate my brushes.
Anyway, this time I used the same approach as for the flower paintings, the result is OK, but I'm not sure, I'll keep trying