Cover image for Painted furniture : making ordinary furniture extraordinary with paint, pattern, and color
Title:
Painted furniture : making ordinary furniture extraordinary with paint, pattern, and color
Author:
Cargill, Katrin.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First North American edition.
Publication Information:
Boston, Mass. : Little, Brown and Company, 1999.
Physical Description:
128 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
General Note:
"A Bulfinch Press book."
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780821225417
Format :
Book

Available:*

Library
Call Number
Material Type
Home Location
Status
Hamburg Library TT199.4 .C37 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Open Shelf
Searching...

On Order

Summary

Summary

Inspired by painted furniture traditions of the past, including of Sweden and America, Katrin Cargill melds the best of the old with the new in her designs for modern living. Twenty step-by-step projects cover a wide range of furniture, including ideas for revitalizing old cupboards, decorating a plain chair, or making any piece of furniture unique. Painted Furniture covers all the major paint techniques and enables both the skilled and less experienced painter to create stylish effects at home.The photographs, taken by award-winning photographer David Montgomery, provide extra inspiration.


Author Notes

Katrin Cargill is an interior designer and stylist, a Swiss-American who lives in London.


Google Preview