Simple Techniques for Transforming Furniture With Paint, Stains, Paper, Stencils, and MoreBook - 2013
Furniture Makeovers shows how to transform tired furniture into stunning showpieces. You'll never look at a hand-me-down dresser the same way again! The book offers 26 easy-to-follow techniques that can be applied to all different types of pieces, from bookshelves to desks: painting, applying gold leaf, wallpapering, distressing, dip dyeing, and more. In addition to the core techniques, author and Knack Studios founder Barb Blair shares 30 beautiful before-and-after makeovers from her studio and outlines howto achieve each look. With helpful step-by-step photographs, a visual glossary explaining all the tools and materials needed, and a lovely contemporary aesthetic,Furniture Makeovers is a treasure trove of ideas and instruction for the home decorator.
Publisher: San Francisco, CA : Chronicle Books, c2013
Branch Call Number: 749 BLA
Characteristics: 190 p. : col. ill. ; 24 cm