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Mural art. Tips on how to find mural commissions and on pricing.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE Jan 1991 (v.8#1) pg. 24

Making art for the masses. Special section offers advice by eight experts on designing, preparing and painting murals for homes and public spaces.
ARTIST'S MAGAZINE May 1998 (v.15#5) pg. 40

Photo shows how to paint stylized pine trees on a wall to create a mural. Est. cost: $37.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1973 (v.51#7) pg. 42

Photo shows how to make a three-dimensional mural from four sheets of plywood. Abstract shapes are painted various colors. Est. cost: $50.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1974 (v.52#7) pg. 50

Photo shows how to make a wall mural of a tree that has a trunk and branches textured with spackling compound, and foliage from carpet scraps cut to shape and glued on the wall. Est. cost: $9.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1975 (v.53#7) pg. 65

How to paint a mural on a fence
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1976 (v.6#9) pg. 70

Tips on painting a wall mural.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1997 (v.24#1) pg. 10

A look at what is available in graphic wall coverings and step-by-step instructions for applying a wall mural on a door.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #186 Jan 1978 (v.28#1) pg. 54

How to install a wall tile mural so that it is removable.
FINE HOMEBUILDING #126 Oct-Nov 1999 pg. 22

Marquetry mural. Patch-pad flowers bloom on a grand scale. Design and fabrication of a 9x25-ft. mural is described.
FINE WOODWORKING #67 Nov-Dec 1987 pg. 76

A wall that changes with the seasons. Build a frame with concealed lighting for holding 5x5 ft. Marlite mural panels which can be changed. Extra panels store behind the one on display.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #523 Dec 1971 (v.67) pg. 104

Photos illustrate the hanging of this "birch grove" wallpaper which makes your room look like a clearing in a forest of birch trees. The leaf pattern extends clear across the ceiling.
POPULAR SCIENCE Nov 1976 (v.209#5) pg. 110

How to make a large clay mural/wall sculpture. Suggested as a grade-school class project. Describes how to create the designs, role the clay tiles and tool them. Tiles are commercially fired. Includes instructions for making a plywood-backed frame. Est. cost for 26"x42" mural: $130.
SUNSET May 1986 (v.176#5) pg. 182