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Colors for Living: Bedrooms Total Hits - 1347  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (1)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
Colors for Living: Bedrooms offers the first full-color guide concentrating on the use of color in the bedroom. This book combines beautiful interior images with color swatches to help the professional and the amateur achieve the mood or feeling they want in the bedroom.

--Includes up-to-date colors for bedroom design as determined by experts in the field of color trends.

--Exciting and varied photographic examples of bedroom interiors from around the world.

--Color swatches provide professional 2-, 3-, and 4-color combinations.

--Easy-to-follow guidance on the basics of color theory and bedroom design gives the reader a vocabulary of schemes that fit their own design needs.

--Includes a full set of tear-out swatches for easy color matching. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

ISBN: 1564961052   Date Published on 5/1/1997
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1001 Ideas for Color & Paint Total Hits - 1042  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (33)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
For a fresh collection of stylish color schemes, look no further than 1001 Ideas for Color & Paint. Featured ideas range from contemporary treatments to traditional looks, in everything from bold colors to pretty pastels. Readers will also find professional advice for choosing paint and color, descriptions of numerous popular paint techniques, and variations on color themes on a room-by-room basis presented in sketchbook-style illustrations. Over 1,000 color palettes, photographs, and illustrations provide inspiration and tips for success. With 1001 Ideas for Color & Paint readers can give every room in their home a brand new look.
ISBN: 1580112889   Date Published on 3/1/2006
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The Complete Guide to Painting & Decorating : Using Paint, Stain & Wallpaper in Home Decor Total Hits - 1010  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (12)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
The Complete Guide to Painting and Decorating: Using Paint, Stain & Wallpaper in Home Decor
ISBN: 1589232623   Date Published on 1/15/2006
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Papercrafting with Donna Dewberry Total Hits - 930  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (14)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
In Papercrafting with Donna Dewberry, one of North Light's best-selling authors gives her take on today's hottest craft: papercrafting.

Known for her One Stroke painting method, Dewberry demonstrates how to paint basic shapes and details in an extensive techniques section. Then she shows readers how to incorporate paint into unique papercrafting projects -- all for stunning results. This book includes:

-Over 30 projects for dazzling greeting cards, scrapbooks, gift bags, wrapping paper, stationery, and more

-Step-by-step instructions for papercrafting and painting that anyone, regardless of experience, can follow

-Distinctive ideas for using other embellishments, including rubber stamps, charms, fibers, and ribbons

Guaranteed to appeal to both crafters and Dewberry's huge fan base, this book is a must for both audiences.

ISBN: 1581806736   Date Published on 6/15/2005
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Joy to the World: Painting Holiday Heirlooms Total Hits - 824  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (7)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
With these nine step-by-step projects from renowned decorative painter John Gutcher, readers will learn how to paint their favorite Christmas themes, including Santas, angels, elves and more, on everything from glittering ornaments to festive albums.

Giving them the flexibility to paint in either acrylics or oils, John provides plenty of practical guidance for choosing supplies, mixing colors, creating values, and mastering the basics of portrait painting. He even makes learning those tricky details simple with special tips for painting fur, richly textured clothing and realistic flesh tones.

* Holiday themes are extremely popular among decorative painters
* Includes 9 fun, fabulous step-by-step projects
* Perfect for holiday gifts!
* Includes detailed instruction in the basics of portraiture

ISBN: 158180105X   Date Published on 6/1/2001
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Quilts from a Painter's Art Total Hits - 820  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (4)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
Twenty-eight beautiful quilts and bonus projects, complete how-to instructions in full color, inspired by the art of Diane Phalen.
ISBN: 1890621757   Date Published on 9/1/2004
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The Trompe L'Oeil Home Total Hits - 454  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (5)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
Trompe L'oeil Home
ISBN: 0823054462   Date Published on 1/1/2001
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House Painting : Inside and Out Total Hits - 421  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (3)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
Painting experts Mark Dixon and Bob Heidt explain the entire exterior house painting process from preparation to clean up. They emphasize the importance of proper preparation and give readers step-by-step details that assure a quick neat job. Readers of all skill levels will learn the essential techniques and procedures to produce excellent results.
ISBN: 1561581658   Date Published on 10/1/1997
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Great Paint Finishes for a Gorgeous Home Total Hits - 195  |  Hits Today - 1Rating:   Rating Average (7)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
Gary Lord has been creating beautiful paint finishes professionally for more than 20 years. This dazzling book showcases his work and features 12 step-by-step projects for achieving an array of imaginative paint effects--from elegant and contemporary to warm and classic.

Packed with full-color photos, readers will discover a stunning gallery of finished rooms-dozens of inspirational pages that provide tips for applying Lord's techniques to their own home interiors.

ISBN: 1581802943   Date Published on 2/1/2002
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Painting Secrets Total Hits - 3212  |  Hits Today - 0 Rating:   Rating Average (5)    |  View Ratings  |  Add Your Rating
Brian brings a bright new perspective to the principles of color, helping consumers make confident decisions.

Unlike other paint books, the process of painting is emphasized.

Clever "Wall Wizard" tips make painting simple and fun. For example, mix 1 gallon of warm water and 1/2 cup of fabric softener to clean brushes in 10 seconds.

Decorative techniques for ragging, sponging, glazing, and using unusual tools for designer effects.

Detailed coverage of tools and supplies, including varnishes, stains, and glazes.

ISBN: 0696217597   Date Published on 1/6/2004

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