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One-stroke painting for the perfect party
Make your home look festive and inviting for every occasion with Donna Dewberry's Designs for Entertaining. This inspiring guide blends more than 60 easy, one-stroke painting projects with fabulous decorating ideas, including Donna's advice for coordinating fabrics, flowers and other accessories to create colorful decorative themes, centerpieces and table settings.
Page after page of inspirational photographs will show you how to personalize every little party detail with your own style and flair. Donna's trademark step-by-step instruction makes it easy and instantly gratifying. Entertaining motifs and table settings offer something special for every season and family occasion, including: Traditional Christmas dinner table and decorationsWarm winter's night get-togetherSummer grill-out on the patioVacation fun with the kidsSimple elegance for everyday diningEasy gift ideas for special occasionsCharming Tuscan-inspired kitchenwareDecorating ideas for birthdays, showers and other celebrationsPlus, you'll delight in painting this book's new designs for all kinds of useful items such as glassware, dinner plates, vases, gift baskets, cookie jars, candle votives, casserole dishes and more.
Festive and fun, Donna Dewberry's Designs for Entertaining is the perfect guide for impressive, do-it-yourself party planning and decorating.
The doyenne of decorative painting combines her patented one-stroke painting technique that decorators can turn into designs for entertaining. Designs for everything from glass and china to tablecloths, napkins and creative accessories.
The queen of decorative painting entertains, showing readers how to bring elegance and style to any at-home celebration, even if they've never picked up a brush. 450 full-color illustrations.