For comparison purposes, here is the popcorn ceiling:
It's difficult to take meaningful photos of flat surfaces, but take my word for it, the Spanish lace looks much nicer.
Seed catalog number THREE arrived yesterday: Totally Tomatoes. I want to grow enough tomatoes to can sauce, diced tomatoes, and tomato juice. I'm tempted to get at least one open-pollinated variety and try saving the seeds, just for grins and giggles.