Decorative Paint Techniques & Ideas

Decorative Paint Techniques & Ideas

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With little more than paint and glaze, you can give walls the look of leather, denim, marble, or linen; add depth and richness with faux Venetian plaster, amber aging, or color washing; or define the room’s personality with stencils and decals. Better Homes and Gardens® Decorative Paint Techniques & Ideas shows you:

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With little more than paint and glaze, you can give walls the look of leather, denim, marble, or linen; add depth and richness with faux Venetian plaster, amber aging, or color washing; or define the room’s personality with stencils and decals. Better Homes and Gardens® Decorative Paint Techniques & Ideas shows you:

  • How to create 50 popular finishes, including new techniques such as wicker and grass cloth
  • How to choose and combine colors and incorporate decorative finishes into your design scheme
  • Easy-to-follow instructions with complete materials lists and skill levels
  • More than 400 step-by-step photos
  • Optional colors for selected techniques
  • Glossary and resource list
  • Dozens of tips for foolproof results

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781435110793
Publisher:
Sterling
Publication date:
12/20/2008
Pages:
192
Product dimensions:
8.14(w) x 10.78(h) x 0.38(d)

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Decorative Paint Techniques & Ideas 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
JessIN More than 1 year ago
This book has some great techniques in it with detailed directions and skill level. Also includes patterns.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Recommend highly for painting techniques due to the demonstrations. It is by Better Homes and Gardens - Very Good!!!!