Whether you dream of restoring an heirloom to its former beauty, or just want to modernize a flea market treasure, Amy Howard has the design and refinishing secrets you need. Here are all the furniture finishing recipes, techniques, and tips that have made Howard's beloved classes sold-out success stories, and made Howard herself the go-to guru of refinishing and "use what you have" redecorating. Try your hand at unique painted and faux finishes, and experiment with gold leaf, distressing, and marvelous graining effects. Along the way, you will learn a treasure trove of techniques, as Howard shares before-and-after makeovers from her studio and offers impeccable step-by-step instruction in all that is needed to achieve each look.
by Mary Howard
by T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D., Howard Jacobson
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by Jennifer Crusie, Adam-Troy Castro, Mary Borsellino, Amy Berner, Michael Marano, Stuart Alasdair, Susan Vaught, Michael Spivey, Steve Knowlton, Joshua Gowin
by Howard Fast
by Herman Melville
by Frank Haskell
by Mark Twain
by L.M. Montgomery
by William Shakespeare
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