It's Faux Easy With Gary LordBook - 2004 | 1st ed.
Since the beginning of time, society has valued a hand-painted finish as an alternative to other forms of decorating. For centuries, decorative painting techniques were kept as trade secrets, with artisans working behind closed doors so no one could learn their techniques. Today, authors and schools throughout the world are sharing many of those Old World decorative painting techniques, but none better than Gary Lord. brochures into one handy, at-your-fingertips volume. Readers will discover 30 fantastic ways to put the finishing touches on a room, from simple projects any beginner can complete to more advanced projects for the serious do-it-yourselfer. Each step-by-step faux finish project is comprehensive and contains: A shopping list of materials, tools, and paint colours; Paint colour samples that readers can use to buy matching paint of their preferred brand; Professional tips and advice on how to successfully complete the project; Gorgeous full-colour photos of the featured decorative finish; From start to finish, this book has everything readers need
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books, c2004.
Edition: 1st ed.
Branch Call Number: 698.14 LORD
Characteristics: 144 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm.