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Designer Donna Dewberry, one of the most innovative artists of home décor, creates incredibly simple one-stroke, never-take-your-brush-off-the-paper designs for beautiful painted items that will make any house a showpiece. These basic techniques, helpful worksheets, and patterns transform any object into something remarkable and decorative. Delicate ivy trim adorns a keepsake box; roses bloom on a vase; and sunflowers brighten a lamp. Paint magnificent flower-and-vine-covered stepping stones for a garden and special Christmas projects to heighten the holiday spirit. There are even complete room designs! 128 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 10. NEW IN PAPERBACK.
Designer Donna Dewberry creates incredibly simple one-stroke, never-take-your-brush-off-the paper designs for beautiful painted items that will make any house a showpiece. Get the basics in choosing supplies, using patterns, loading the brush, and decorating different materials. Then take a no-fail course in painting trimmings, leaves and flowers, several types of fruit, and holiday designs. Worksheets and patterns guide you as you complete over 30 projects from an Ivy Keepsake Box to a Sunflower Lamp -- even complete room designs!