Paint Effects for A Timeless Home
Achieving Classic, Rustic and Romantic Style With Paint EffectsBook - 2007
Classic techniques for turning everyday spaces into favorite places.
With a little paint and this easy-to-follow guide, you can transform even the most modest dwellings into warm, welcoming interiors that express your unique lifestyle. Thirty step-by-step demonstrations show you how to create popular decorating styles from Tuscany, England, France, Early America and Rural Mexico:
- Richly textured wallsfrom soft washes of color and classic Venetian plaster to bold stripes, floral borders and simulated leather
- Hand-painted floor cloths and faux inlay floors
- Faux marble tabletops, gilded accents, rustic benches, painted scrolls on curtains, and other artifacts that look like they come straight out of regional shops and village gardens.
9781581808841 (pbk. : alk. paper)