Elegant Porcelain and Glass Painting ProjectsBook - 2000
Decorative painters have been painting on glass and china for years, but the recent introduction of eight new brands of porcelain/glass paint has accompanied - and precipitated - vigorous new interest in the medium. From whimsical teapots to fancy table settings, this guide features 14 fabulous projects for hand-painting porcelain and glassware of all kinds. Crafters will add color and life to kitchens, dining rooms and bathrooms with these fun and easy painting techniques that ensures painters of all skill levels success. Each project features a special information box listing the approximate cost, level of difficulty and time required, in addition to full-color, step-by-step photos and a detailed materials lists - so there's no guessowrk, just great results. There are.also tips for what types of paint are best for specific surfaces and items, instruction in adapting designs to different surfaces to create a coordinated look, and instruction in mixing and matching patterns and designs. Atkins' personal painting style is funky and eclectic, but she includes a variety of simple but classy designs.
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : North Light Books : 2000
Branch Call Number: 748.5 At52e
Characteristics: 128p illus