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Priscilla Hauser s Decorative Painting Workshop

Author : Priscilla Hauser
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Anyone who has ever fantasized about having the skills to paint beautiful decorative home projects, can now make those dreams come true. Priscilla Hauser has successfully developed a technique that allows novices to learn her charming style, effortlessly. Hauser begins by teaching the most basic brush strokes, and how to use them to build a basecoat to shade and highlight until a lusciously executed design emerges. Nothing could be simpler, or less intimidating. She discusses preparing the surface, brush loading and double-loading, undercoating, stripping, washes, and other effects, and provides plenty of helpful worksheets plus quick tricks for creating intriguing background finishes. Beginners will quickly and confidently master such projects as bright sunflowers and daisies on a watering can, lemons on tableware, a bird-embellished frame, and a butterfly-covered candle lantern.

decorative painting amaze yourself with stunning projects

Author : Aniza Khir Omar
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Decorative Painting for Home Garden

Author : Karen Embry
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It's easy to add a pinch of panache to any d�cor with these unique and gorgeous painted designs for chairs, benches, shelves, even pillows. Just transfer the patterns to the furniture, follow the color placement instructions and detailed worksheets, add shadows and highlights as explained, and you have a beautiful piece that would have cost a fortune in a retail store. Decorate a drop-leaf table with colorful fruits of the season: purple grapes, golden pears, luscious peaches, and ripe red apples. An old flea market chair becomes worthy of royalty when given a fun "Queen of Hearts" motif. Or try the Fairest of Them All Mirror, Le Jardin Twig Footstool, Just for Her Cabinet, and other fabulous patterns. A Selection of the Country Homes & Gardens Book Club.

Decorative Painting for the First Time

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"Students in decorative painting classes as well as people trying painting on their own will find this a useful guide. A good selection."--Library Journal Take a decorative painting course right at home! This entry in the popular series walks you through the basics of decorative painting and carefully builds skills with a collection of sequential projects. Practice making scrolls on a filigree platter, and see how to use the chiseled end of a brush to make a palm trees bathroom set. Work with splattering on a snowman candy dish, and stippling on a honey bear plate. A selection of more complex projects helps you move beyond the basics.

Decorative Painting

Author : Fastmark
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A pocket guide on decorative painting from leasuer arts

Decorative Painting

Author : Blanche C. Saward
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Sketches Graphic and Descriptive c for a History of the Decorative Painting

Author : Edward Lushington Blackburne
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Decorative Painting

Author : Kathy Ritchie
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The secrets of successful decorative painting techniques are simply explained in this comprehensive sourcebook. Step-by-step demonstrations show artists of all abilities different painting strokes and how to produce beautiful decorative art. A colorful variety of popular fruits, vegetables and berries are offered. Each subject is illustrated with clear, instructional images with captions that show how to build the subjects stroke-by-stroke. Additional decorative items such as leaves, stems and flowers are also included, so even more designs and patterns can be tried. Also, tips and suggestions show how to choose and use different tools and materials, and use color to produce a variety of effects. Plus practical advice on how to apply a variety of techniques onto different surfaces will help artists create and develop imaginative designs.

Decorative Painting Techniques Book

Author : Di Singleton
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The only difficult thing about decorative painting is really believing in one's ability to do it. with this book and some practice, readers can become competent decorative painters--even if they have never picked up a brush before. By taking a structured approach to brushwork, designs can be mastered and embellished as skills are acquired. Readers will learn how to master a variety of techniques, including masking, sideloading, mopped shading, smoking, stenciling, tinting, crackling and decoupage. Over 50 step-by-step techniques, suitable for novice and advanced painters alike, ensure that any project can be tackled with success. Di Singleton became hooked on painting as a hobby and years later decided to turn it into a business. She runs a decorative painting studio in South Somerset, England where she also teaches classes for beginners and intermediate painters. She also runs an Internet magazine for decorative painters and travels to the U.S. once a year to take classes, improve her abilities and get new ideas.

Decorative Painting in England 1537 1837

Author : Edward Croft-Murray
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Decorative Painting in the Domestic Interior in England and Wales C 1850 1890

Author : Helen Smith
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The Decorative Painters and Glaziers Guide

Author : Nathaniel Whittock
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The works of eminent masters in painting sculpture architecture and decorative art

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1000 Masterpieces of Decorative Art

Author : Victoria Charles
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From ancient Sumerian pottery to Tiffany stained glass, decorative art has been a fundamental part of the human experience for generations. While fine art is confined to galleries and museums, decorative art is the art of the every day, combining beauty with functionality in objects ranging from the prosaic to the fantastical. In this work, Albert Jacquemart celebrates the beauty and artistic potential behind even the most quotidian object. Readers will walk away from this text with a newfound appreciation for the subtle artistry of the manufactured world.

Tole Painting

Author : Pat Oxenford
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Tole painting refers to decorative floral designs applied to tinware, traditionally on trays, coffeepots, teapots, cups, mugs, canisters, document boxes, and match safes. In this book, acclaimed painter Pat Oxenford provides guidance on the tools and materials needed to get started, tips on preparing tin for painting, and techniques for pulling the basic strokes that are the foundation for creating designs. Step-by-step photographs and detailed directions are included for using the strokes to create a variety of folk-art flowers and then several complete projects. A gallery of painted tinware offers inspiration.

The Journal of decorative art

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Theory and Practice of Design and Advanced Text book on Decorative Art

Author : Frank G. Jackson
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Decorative Art in Modern Interiors

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The Claims of Decorative Art

Author : Walter Crane
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Decorative Painting

Author : Home Decorating Institute (Minnetonka, Minn.)
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Inspired by beautiful photos, discover dozens of ways to personalize your home furnishings. Decorative Painting guides you through each painting technique with step-by-step photos.