The Complete Book of Decorative Paint Effects

The Complete Book of Decorative Paint Effects

30 Creative Ideas to Transform your Home

Book - 1996
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This manual contains 30 colourful and varied projects, showing how to transform any room quickly and easily by revamping furniture, walls, windows and accessories. The book is divided into four sections: living rooms, kitchens and bathrooms, bedrooms and nurseries. Each chapter contains a range of projects showing how to use paint on ceramic, wood, fabric and paper surfaces, through techniques such as stencilling, block-printing, gilding, lacquering and sponging. The projects include Victorian fireplace tiles; stencilled chintz cushions; a lacquered mirror frame; block-printed bed linen; a papier mache mobile; and painted chairs.
Publisher: London : New Holland Publishers, 1996.
ISBN: 9781843302148
Branch Call Number: 745/.723/Com 6173mb 1
Characteristics: 127 p. : col. ill.
Additional Contributors: Callery, Emma


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