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Decorating Chairs: 7 Painting Projects

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Decorating Chairs: 7 Painting Projects

Sammie Crawford

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Not sure what to do with that old, dilapidated chair that has been sitting in your garage or down your basement? How about turning it into a decorative piece of art for everyday use or for a seasonal decoration? In this new DIY book, master painter Sammie Crawford takes you through, step-by-step, seven chair-painting projects: the rose, sunflower, tiger lily, frog, butterfly, rooster, and, just in time for Christmas, the Santa chair. With color photographs and patterns, as well as lists of supplies and color palettes provided, use this book to follow along with the projects or gain inspiration for your own creative ideas. This book is perfect for painters of all skill level.

Size: 8 1/2″ x 11″ | 39 color images, 14 patterns | 48 pp
ISBN13: 9780764347733 | Binding: soft cover


Sammie Crawford has enjoyed multiple careers, but her favorite pursuit since childhood has been art. She teaches decorative painting, and is well-known for her gourd art. Some of her gourd ornaments have hung on the White House Christmas Tree and are in the Smithsonian Collection. She has published nine books. She lives in Hot Springs, Arkansas, with her high school sweetheart and husband of many years.