Stencilling the Arts and Crafts Home

Stencilling the Arts and Crafts Home

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The art of stenciling has been around for hundreds of years, but was embraced at the turn of the 20th century. Unique stylized designs could be customized and applied in any room of the home-adorning the frieze, curtains, portieres, pillows, aneven table linens. This a useful resource focusing on this art.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 128 pages
  • 194 x 252 x 18mm | 226.8g
  • Gibbs M. Smith Inc
  • Layton, UT, United States
  • English
  • 100 colour photos
  • 1586854399
  • 9781586854393
  • 2,412,299

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A comprehensive guide to Arts & Crafts stenciling, including: History of stenciling during the Arts & Crafts movement. Materials list for beginning stencilers. Advice on preparation and planning. Full-color photographs of step-by-step instructions Discussions on color, techniques and various surfaces Common questions and answers, plus a troubleshooting guide. Complete resource section.show more

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Stenciling the Arts & Crafts Amy A. Miller The beauty of stencils created during the Arts and Crafts period is well-known, and many homeowners want to capture that unique look in their own homes. Stenciling the Arts & Crafts Home is a clear, simple guide to creating beautiful rooms and accessories for even the most nervous beginner. With wit and wisdom, author Amy Miller guides you through the set up, choosing your color scheme, materials and paints, and actual application. Included are vintage catalog illustrations and full-color photographs, exploring the world of Arts & Crafts stenciling. Using this book, any homeowner can become a stenciler and any room can be beautified.show more

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