Decorative Painting Made Easy

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Meredith Books, Aug 15, 2003 - Design - 208 pages
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Painting techniques including frottage, wood grain, and crackling are presented in real room settings.Full-size, half-page samples of 16 finishes allow readers to see how an application might look in their homes.Features step-by-step instructions for each technique along with complete materials listings.Provides additional information for choosing the right paint for a particular technique and the right technique for different decorating styles.Decorative-painting techniques explained through detailed instructions and photography.

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Descriptions and techniques of all painting techniques. The focus is on painted walls. There are detailed how-to steps with each technique as well as pictures. This book reads like a painting ... Read full review

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I am really wanting to really paint almost all the rooms in our home. We have wallpaper in all but 2 rooms and I don't like wallpaper. So I have been searching for a book on many painting techniques ... Read full review

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Contents

TABLE OF CONTENTS
4
HOW TO USE THIS BOOK A PART THREE BEFORE YOU PAINT
16
CHOOSING COLORS WITH CONFIDENCE 6 PART FOURTECHNIQUE PRIMER
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