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Furniture makeovers : simple techniques for transforming furniture with paint, stains, paper, stencils, and more / Barb Blair ; photographs by J. Aaron Greene ; foreword by Holly Becker.

Blair, Barbara, (author.).
Book Book ([2013])
Description: 190 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
Publisher: San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books, [2013]
7 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester. (Show all copies)
0 current holds with 7 total copies.
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  • ISBN: 9781452104157 :
  • ISBN: 1452104158
General Note: Includes index.
Contents: The hunt -- Tools & materials -- Techniques. Stripping furniture ; Sanding furniture ; Small repairs. Wood filling ; Gluing & clamping ; Router retrofits for new hardware ; Priming furniture -- Applying polyurethane ; Painting furniture ; Staining over paint ; Waxing over paint ; Refreshing wood with Danish oil ; Applying wallpaper to furniture ; Applying metal leaf ; Applying milk paint ; Using vinyl decals ; Using stencils ; Using an overhead projector ; Using d├ęcoupage ; Color blocking ; Adding stripes ; Achieving the dip-dyed look ; Dry brushing ; Layering paint ; Spray painting ; Basic seat upholstering ; Lining drawers -- Before & after makeovers.
Summary: Offers simple techniques to transforming drab furniture into showpieces, including easy-to-follow instructions for spray painting, applying gold leaf, wall papering, stenciling, and dip dyeing.
Authors: Greene, J. Aaron, (photographer.).

Citation:

Blair, Barbara. "Furniture makeovers : simple techniques for transforming furniture with paint, stains, paper, stencils, and more." San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books, 2013.

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