Faux brick wall Brick paneling from Lowes Covered with white chalk paint (recipe below) to cover the black grout. Paint the grout and blend it the bricks. Allow to dry and wash off bricks. Chalk paint recipe 1 cup of white paint (acrylic craft paint or flat interior paint) 1 tbsp plaster of Paris powder 2 tbsp water. I made 4 cups and have a lot left for my next project.