Paint Recipes

Paint Recipes

A Step-by-step Guide to Colors and Finishes for the Home

Book - 1996
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Grand Central Pub
Both an easy-to-use how-to-guide and an eye catching style book, this innovative painting manual shows homeowners, designers, and craftspeople how to create 50 beautiful paint effectsfrom ageing and verdigris to stippling andtrompe l'oeilin more than 150 gorgeous colors for walls, floors, ceilings, and furniture. Handy features include chapters laid out like recipes, complete with "ingredients," equipment, and step by step instructions to inspire do-it-yourselfers at every level of experience. With a comprehensive source listing; beautiful, full color photography; and a striking designplus a durable, wipe clean cover to resist splatters at the work sitePaint Recipes offers the perfect combination of practicality and style, all at a terrific price.

Baker & Taylor
Combines over 50 techniques with 150 colors and step-by-step instructions to achieve specific effects and colors in home decoration and painting

Blackwell North Amer
With over 50 essential techniques and 150 sensational colors to choose from, Paint Recipes is the most comprehensive, easy-to-follow guide to creating beautiful paint-based finishes for your home. From ageing to verdigris, from azure to yellow, each technique and color is illustrated with inspiring photographs of the final effect. Instructions are laid out like a recipe with ingredients, equipment, and step-by-step methods to ensure that everyone, whether a beginner or an expert, can select and achieve the particular color or look they want. With a sturdy, wipe-clean cover, extensive source listings, and plenty of creative ideas, Paint Recipes is the only painting guide you'll need to refurbish, decorate, and transform your house from ceiling to floor.

Hachette Book Group
Both an easy-to-use how-to-guide and an eye catching style book, this innovative painting manual shows homeowners, designers, and craftspeople how to create 50 beautiful paint effects—from ageing and verdigris to stippling and trompe l'oeil—in more than 150 gorgeous colors for walls, floors, ceilings, and furniture. Handy features include chapters laid out like recipes, complete with "ingredients," equipment, and step by step instructions to inspire do-it-yourselfers at every level of experience. With a comprehensive source listing; beautiful, full color photography; and a striking design—plus a durable, wipe clean cover to resist splatters at the work site—Paint Recipes offers the perfect combination of practicality and style, all at a terrific price.

Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books ; Vancouver : Distributed in Canada by Raincoast Books, c1996
ISBN: 9780811811736
0811811735
Characteristics: 192 p. : col. ill. ; 28 cm

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