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Title:
Decorating with paper & paint : combining découpage & faux finish techniques
Author:
Rainey, Rhonda.
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Publication Information:
New York : Sterling Pub., [1998]

©1998
Physical Description:
128 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm
General Note:
"A Sterling/Chapelle book."

Includes index.
Language:
English
Subject Term:
ISBN:
9780806981710
Format :
Book

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Summary

Summary

Add brightness, originality, and whimsy to your home with fresh and fun decoupage and faux finish projects. In minutes you'll learn the basics of decorating objects with cut and torn paper and fabric, as well as creating the look of veined marble, burled wood, and other finishes.


Table of Contents

General Information
Faux-pagep. 7
Paper, Supplies, and Toolsp. 7
General Techniquesp. 12
Techniques
Papier Appliquep. 16
Natural Leaf Printsp. 20
Foliagep. 24
Faux Marblep. 28
Patterned Napkinsp. 31
Glazing Paperp. 34
Shapes and Edgesp. 37
Foil Inlayp. 42
Bits and Piecesp. 46
Paper Weavingp. 50
Faux Leatherp. 54
Pictures for Designp. 57
Leaf Gildingp. 60
Antiqued Papersp. 63
Reverse Decoupagep. 68
Fleuragep. 71
Harmonyp. 74
Tape Texturep. 78
Paper Lacquerp. 82
Shadowed Sheersp. 86
Trompe L'oeilp. 89
Paper Mosaicp. 92
Oriental Froissagep. 95
Faux Smoked Paperp. 98
Faux Tortoise Shellp. 102
Fabrics and Fibersp. 106
Practical Applications
Victorian Candy Jarp. 109
Candleholders faux Naturalp. 110
Letter and Cache Boxp. 111
Ginger Jar Lampp. 112
Child's Contempo Chairp. 113
Brown Paper Chicp. 114
Starflight Tablep. 115
Gilded Chairsp. 116
Textured Hutchp. 117
Memory Boxp. 118
Curio Shelfp. 119
Magazine Rackp. 120
Ivy Birdhousep. 121
Gossamer Mirrorp. 122
Exotic Tea Servicep. 123
Oriental Chestp. 124
Butterfly Mirrorp. 125
Denim Nightstandp. 126
Product Suppliersp. 127
Metric Equivalency Chartp. 128
Indexp. 128