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Creating Elegant Lamps & Shades: For Fun and Profit

Creating Elegant Lamps & Shades: For Fun and Profit

Nadine Redfield

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Lamps are the light and life of every room. Discover how easy it is to enhance your rooms with this complete introduction to the art of making lampshades. Many creative project ideas are presented in this illuminating book. You will learn how to cover, line, and trim an existing lampshade, as well as create your own distinctive lamps and shades in a variety of stunning styles. Clear, concise, and easy to follow instructions and illustrations will make it easy.For the designer and decorator, the silhouettes of lamps and the shapes of lampshades are named and defined. A section shows you how each base and shade complement each other, so you can combine them using good design techniques. Learn how you can change the look of a room instantly with the versatility of lampshades. And if you are interested in selling your wares, a section on pricing your work is included. This comprehensive how-to will inspire everyone to experiment with the art of making lampshades.

Size: 8 1/2″ x 11″ | 150 color photos; 201 b/w Illustrations | 160 pp
ISBN13: 9780764317422 | Binding: soft cover

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