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How to revitalize old furniture by painting it and then painting on floral designs. Patterns for floral design included.
AMERICAN HOME CRAFTS Summer 1978 (v.6#3) pg. 24, 73

Museum-quality painted finishes. Advice from the David T. Smith Workshops on simulating the effects of age on painted wooden furniture.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #18 Jan-Feb 1991 pg. 54

Antique painted finishes. A three-step crackle finish (glue, paint and wax) takes less than one day and is a perfect "antiquing" treatment for plain pine and white woods.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #40 Oct 1994 pg. 28

Twenty six ideas for covering unfinished furniture with a variety of materials (foil, cork, fabric, wallpaper, etc.) to turn an inexpensive chest or shelves into the focal point of a room.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1972 (v.50#4) pg. 82

How to cover an unfinished chest with fabric. Chest is then given a protective coat of polyurethane varnish.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1973 (v.51#4) pg. 97

How to decorate a chest (or other piece of furniture) with abstract floral designs.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1975 (v.53#1) pg. 56

Easy and economical "quick change" decorating ideas include painting an old piece of furniture fire-engine red.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1976 (v.54#1) pg. 46

How to refinish old or unfinished furniture using special wood-grain papers in marquetry designs.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1980 (v.58#1) pg. 29, 116

Eight pages of instant decorating tips. Most tips are a sentence or two, but more descriptive instructions are given for (1) making a painted floor cloth, (2) bishop-sleeves drapery with rosettes and (3) three finishes for a chest of drawers: vinegar paint, sponged paint and checkerboard stencil.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1987 (v.65#3) pg. 108, 162

Easy furniture fix-ups that turn cast-off items into one-of-a-kind pieces. Three pages of tips on sponge-painting wicker, potato-printing an old bench, comb-painting a flower pot, weaving a chair seat from fabric strips, wallpapering a chest, accenting a little table with wooden geometric cutouts, collaging a tabletop with tissue paper cutouts in a checkboard pattern, resurfacing a stool seat with a bull's-eye target of self-adhesive paper and recovering a seat with burlap worked in cross-stitched squares.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1987 (v.65#4) pg. 50

Instructions for comb-painting furniture, floors and walls.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jan 1989 (v.67#1) pg. 48, 52, 54

How to whitewash wood furniture.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Mar 1989 (v.67#3) pg. 89

Tips on how to give unfinished furniture a soft, country-style color using dye.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1989 (v.67#12) pg. G2 (130+)

Sunflower stencil pattern for decorating a cupboard.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1990 (v.68#8) pg. 132, 138

Two furniture refinishing techniques (whitewashing and crackle).
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1991 (v.69#4) pg. 84

Stencil with lace. (1) Paper doily is used to stencil the seat of a stool. (1) Heavy lace fabric runner is stenciled on a wood-stained tabletop.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Feb 1992 (v.70#2) pg. 78

Paper-lace stencils. (1) Adorn a plain table with a painted-on doily. (2) Outline plain windows or ceiling lines with intricate patterns created by paper-lace shelf edgings and latex paints. (3) Stencil a floor with square doily patterns. (4) Decorate furniture fronts with lace patterns.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1995 (v.73#5) pg. 32

Tips on customizing unfinished furniture to create real "personality" pieces. (1) Armoire customized with paint and wallpaper. (2) Sideboard is highlighted with a painted-on plaid pattern on top, drawer- and door-fronts. (3) Blanket chest top is padded with a bold print and complementary stripes accent the front. (4) Paneled headboard is painted with a checkboard design and rubber-stamp leaf motifs.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Jul 1996 (v.74#7) pg. 19

New twists on the age-old technique of sponge painting. (1) Handsome harlequin. Diamond motif, painted and sponged, on a table top. (2) Mad about plaid. Painted-on area rug on a floor. (3) Painted patchwork. Classic nine-patch design borders the room at chair-rail height. (4 )Diamonds in the rough. Diamonds sponged onto curtain and valance fabric.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS May 1997 (v.75#5) pg. 21

Weekend decorating. (1) Painting a floor in a checkerboard pattern with shell shapes at random intersections. (2) Top an old coffee table with ceramic tiles. (3) Make simple tab curtains from natural-colored sailcloth. (4) Make a folding screen with inserts of enlarged family photos. (5) Use colorful wood dyes to finish an unfinished cabinet. (6) Finger-paint a table top. (7) Sew a feather bed cover from two sheets.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Aug 1997 (v.75#8) pg. 121

Rhyme-time rocker. How to decoupage a nursery rocking chair with nursery-rhyme characters and rub-on letters.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Dec 1997 (v.75#12) pg. 40

Sheet success. (1) Slipcover for bed headboard is made from a sheet and piping as an accent. (2) Sheet is transformed into a tablecloth by adding a border of iron-on hemming tape. (3) Sound board covered with sheeting and bordered with a ribbon becomes a bulletin board. (4) Fabric-covered mat boards are used to frame small prints. (5) Sheet fabric glued to the front of flat drawers dresses up a painted dresser. (6) Sheet, edged with rickrack, becomes a floor-length curtain.
BETTER HOMES & GARDENS Apr 1998 (v.76#4) pg. 23

Tip on refinishing furniture without ruining old, hand-painted decals and gold trim.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Sep 1984 (v.7#12) pg. 6

Paint of the art. Suggestions on how to transform ugly furniture into fun stuff.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Oct 1992 (v.16#1) pg. 54

How distressing. Simple steps to instant aging. How to simulate scratches and dents, worn edges, worm holes and apply specks and spatter.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Jun 1997 (v.20#9) pg. 24

Victorian curio cabinet. Purchased cabinet is painted and stenciled with heart and dot motifs. A Victorian maiden holding a bouquet of flowers is painted on the center panel of the cabinet door.
CRAFTS Jan 1991 (v.14#1) pg. 24, 43

Rock-a-bye baby. Transforming an unpainted rocker into one with a painted checkerboard seat and polka-dots on rockers, arms and back.
CRAFTS Mar 1991 (v.14#3) pg. 32

Three-panel folding screen and companion occasional table are finished with gel stains and apple motifs. Table base is covered with fabric that matches the screen inserts.
CRAFTS Sep 1992 (v.15#9) pg. 82, 59

Tip on using the double loading sponge technique to paint furniture.
CRAFTS Feb 1995 (v.18#2) pg. 80

Tip on creating a tortoiseshell painted finish using the eyedropper technique.
CRAFTS Mar 1995 (v.18#3) pg. 72

Stenciled sunflower table. Unfinished wooden side table is painted in a crackle finish and stenciled with checkerboard and sunflower motifs.
CRAFTS Jan 1996 (v.19#1) pg. 22

Country style home decorating. Unfinished hall table, framed mirror, pair of sconces and a bandbox are painted with powdered milk paint in warm country colors and decorated with folk art rub-on transfers.
CRAFTS Sep 1996 (v.19#9) pg. 80

Woven ribbon decoupage to decorate the top of a plain oval table.
CRAFTS Jan 1997 (v.20#1) pg. 38

Sandpaper distressing. How to give new, unfinished wood pieces a faux aged appearance by sanding after painting.
CRAFTS Jul 1997 (v.20#7) pg. 36

Christmas village box table. Oval wooden box, purchased table legs and base shelf are painted in a faux finish and assembled into a table. A primitive painted winter village scene inside a border accented with holly motifs adorns the box top/table top.
CRAFTS Nov 1997 (v.20#11) pg. 104, 67

Clover and shamrock motif to paint. Instructions for painting it on a small wooden bench.
CRAFTS Mar 1998 (v.21#3) pg. 30, 51

Technique for dressing up bedroom furniture and accessories. Wooden squares and triangles are painted, assembled into Variable Star and Flying Geese quilt motifs, and glued on furniture.
CRAFTS Apr 1998 (v.21#4) pg. 60, 39

Slat-top wooden step stool is decorated with ivy and flowerpot motifs created using dimensional paste.
CRAFTS Oct 1998 (v.21#10) pg. 66

Decorating an old chair back with folk painting.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #69 Jun 1979 (v.6#9) pg. 24

Folk art furniture. Decorate a small unfinished wooden chest with stenciled patterns.
CREATIVE CRAFTS #86 Apr 1982 (v.8#2) pg. 32

How to refinish furniture with aluminum foil and paint. Article shows the restoration of an old three-drawer chest and includes pattern for foil embossed design on the face of the drawers.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1974 (v.4#6) pg. 38

How to paint a folk art design on a wooden footstool. Pattern in an Early American motif included.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jul-Aug 1974 (v.4#9) pg. 60

How to refurbish old chairs by painting and recovering the seats.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1977 (v.8#3) pg. 30

A look at decorative painting on furniture. Includes patterns and instructions for painting a small chest.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Sep 1977 (v.8#7) pg. 20

How to paint folk art designs on furniture. Patterns included for a rose motif, a house design, a heart and floral design, a bird, and various border designs.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Jan-Feb 1978 (v.9#1) pg. 34, 73

How to stain and stencil furniture using wax shoe polish in a batik stencil process.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1979 (v.10#3) pg. 35, 53

How to use vinegar painting (putty graining) to apply unique patterns to old or unfinished furniture. Use tools such as feathers, sponge, corncobs, combs, fingers, etc. to achieve interesting grain patterns.
DECORATING & CRAFT IDEAS Apr 1982 (v.13#3) pg. 44

Drop-leaf tea table is oil painted in two colors. Cross piece at the bottom is marbleized. Clusters of pansies are painted at four points around the table top. Emphasis is on the detailed instructions for painting pansy faces, buds and leaves.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Sep-Oct 1990 (v.17#5) pg. 28

Revitalizing furniture. How to give new life to old furniture by stripping, sanding and painting it with decorative touches.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1992 (v.19#1) pg. 45

Updating old, outdated furniture with painted designs, fancy finishes, etc.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1993 (v.20#1) pg. 54

Fanciful furniture. Wooden rocker for a child is painted with rabbit and heart motifs on the rockers and "Rapid Rabbit" on the seat back.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Mar-Apr 1993 (v.20#2) pg. 52, 33

Tips on preparing the surface of furniture, floor or wall for decorative painting.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1994 (v.21#1) pg. 8

Easy tips on how to refinish furniture before painting it. Evaluating surface problems, cleaning the surface, repair of damaged areas and the pros and cons of stripping a finish.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Mar-Apr 1994 (v.21#2) pg. 28

Two examples of glazing and staining techniques for use on furniture. (1) Painted furniture is glazed with a variety of subtle colors and gold metallic paint and green glaze is used to accent carved areas. (2) Pickling stain is applied to a contemporary bedroom set of white oak.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1994 (v.21#4) pg. 14

Noah's ark design is painted on the top of a purchased wooden bench.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK May-Jun 1996 (v.23#3) pg. 56, 37

How to create a crackle finish to give a piece of furniture an aged look.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK May-Jun 1996 (v.23#3) pg. 64, 37

Four finishes for old or unfinished furniture. Describes surface preparation for old furniture and the steps for applying patina gold, patina crackle, patina silver and distressed patina.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jul-Aug 1996 (v.23#4) pg. 12

How to revamp old furniture with a sponged finish and rub-on design imprints that look handpainted.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Sep-Oct 1998 (v.25#5) pg. 76

Flowering furniture. A motif of delicate pink blossoms and purple raspberries are painted in acrylics in two corners of a side table. Center panel and edges of the table's top, the aprons and turned rings on the legs are painted in faux marble.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1999 (v.26#1) pg. 52, Insert

Rock-a-bye Teddy motif to paint in oils on a doll-sized rocking chair.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Jan-Feb 1999 (v.26#1) pg. 56, 45

How to give old furniture a fresh look by painting it, adding a crackle finish and then giving it metallic accents in a comma stroke design.
DECORATIVE ARTIST'S WORKBOOK Mar-Apr 1999 (v.26#2) pg. 10

Bronze powder stenciling. Instructions and patterns for stencils used on a Hitchcock-type chair back.
EARLY AMERICAN LIFE Aug 1979 (v.10#4) pg. 24

Techniques in finishing that make inexpensive unfinished furniture look like heirlooms. Ormolu, gold leaf, burled wood effect, stenciling, wood graining, tortoising and marbleizing are described.
FAMILY CIRCLE Feb 3 1978 (v.91#2) pg. 90

How to paint an unfinished chest of drawers six different ways to create six totally different effects.
FAMILY CIRCLE Sep 27 1978 (v.91#11) pg. 92, 154

Tips on covering walls and furniture with wrapping paper.
FAMILY CIRCLE Sep 18 1979 (v.92#13) pg. 108, 153

Decorate furniture with floral patterns. Choose from stenciling, decoupage, block printing, fabric or wallcovering, or applying actual dried flowers.
FAMILY CIRCLE Feb 24 1981 (v.94#3) pg. 66

How to finish unfinished furniture like a professional. Finishing techniques described include: graining, mottling, sponging, tortoise, marbleizing, stippling, glazing, and hand printing.
FAMILY CIRCLE Aug 10 1982 (v.95#11) pg. 102, 134

Stenciling by number. Patterns and tips given for stenciling on wooden furniture.
FAMILY CIRCLE Jan 24 1984 (v.97#2) pg. 77

Painting furniture. Surface preparation, priming and paint selection advice.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #334 Jan 1993 (v.43#1) pg. 70

How to repair the yellow-gold stenciling on Hitchcock dining chairs.
FINE WOODWORKING #41 Jul-Aug 1983 pg. 22

Tip: How to generate alligatored or cracked paint finish when reproducing antique furniture.
FINE WOODWORKING #44 Jan-Feb 1984 pg. 16

Tip: Techniques for simulating old paint or lacquer.
FINE WOODWORKING #56 Jan-Feb 1986 pg. 14
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #61 Nov-Dec 1986 pg. 14

Stenciling a Boston rocker. How to apply colored designs by sprinkling metallic powders on a tacky varnish base, plus other techniques used to apply colorful decorations to a genuine Boston rocker.
FINE WOODWORKING #56 Jan-Feb 1986 pg. 43

Painting furniture. Using safe latex-base paint (instead of colored lacquer) to apply color to furniture. The soft colored finish is then protected with a topcoat of a clear latex-base finish
FINE WOODWORKING #78 Sep-Oct 1989 pg. 51

Creating a limed (pickled) finish. Used to make almost any new wood appear to be older.
FINE WOODWORKING #79 Nov-Dec 1989 pg. 82
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #81 Mar-Apr 1990 pg. 6

Better painted furniture. Use automotive filler and primer to level the wood, followed with aerosol cans to paint and clear coat.
FINE WOODWORKING #111 Mar-Apr 1995 pg. 62
Added Info FINE WOODWORKING #113 Jul-Aug 1995 pg. 8

Glazes and toners add color and depth to wood furniture. Layered finishes allow correction and enchancment. Ideal for antique restoration.
FINE WOODWORKING #116 Jan-Feb 1996 pg. 75

Creating an antique painted finish on furniture in twelve steps.
FINE WOODWORKING #120 Sep-Oct 1996 pg. 64

Tip: How to stencil patterns on an old chest of drawers.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Mar 1979 (v.188#3) pg. 164, 259

A Pennsylvania Dutch floral pattern to stencil on the headboard and footboard of a bed.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Jul 1980 (v.191#1) pg. 124, 210

Five easy techniques to transform plain, unfinished chairs into one-of-a-kind folk art. (1) Woodburning. (2) Marbleizing. (3) Stenciling. (4) Decoupage. (5) Painting with corncobs.
GOOD HOUSEKEEPING Apr 1996 (v.222#4) pg. 49

Fair Isle stenciling for furniture.
HANDMADE Winter 1982-83 (v.2#4) pg. 54, 65, 95

How to stencil furniture.
HANDY ANDY May 1979 (v.3#8) pg. 64

Creating an antique finish with paint. Part 1.
HOME MECHANIX #695 Mar 1986 (v.82) pg. 16

Creating an antique finish with paint. Part 2.
HOME MECHANIX #696 Apr 1986 (v.82) pg. 28

Pickling primer. How to apply a pickled finish to wood to make a brand-new piece appear very old.
HOME MECHANIX #726 Oct 1988 (v.84) pg. 14

New looks for old chairs. Tips on restoring old chairs with a worn or out-of-date appearance using a fresh coat of paint and some decorative touches.
HOMEOWNER Dec 1990 (v.15#10) pg. 16

Tip shows how to paint lines and other geometric shapes on furniture using "stencils" of masking tape.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO May-Jun 1978 (v.3#3) pg. 67

Resurrect doomed furniture or make new furniture from scrap wood by covering the finished piece with fabric and/or wallcoverings.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Sep-Oct 1981 (v.6#5) pg. 48

How to paint a plain chest of drawers with a pattern of scrolls, tulips, daisies and urns. An original design from a Colonial chest in Greenfield Village.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Fall 1979 (v.24#3) pg. 88, 184

How to dye furniture (and other wooden objects) with Rit Dye, applied like a stain, and then finish it with polyurethane or hand-rubbed with paste wax.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Feb 1986 (v.31#1) pg. 70, 105

Jumbo numbers to paint on a purchased lift-lid storage bench.
McCALLS NEEDLEWORK & CRAFTS Jun 1989 (v.34#3) pg. 60, 68

Holstein cow motif to stencil on a painted wooden chair.
NEEDLE & CRAFT Aug 1989 (v.12#4) pg. 45, 26

How to give unpainted furniture a custom look with paint and stencils. Includes patterns for 4 Pennsylvania Dutch stencils, 3 Oriental stencils, and 6 spaceship designs.
POPULAR MECHANICS Dec 1979 (v.152#6) pg. 96

Painted furniture comes to America. Selecting color, preparation, execution, aging, and antiquing.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #77 Mar 1994 (v.13#5) pg. 12

Enameling unfinished furniture.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS May 1965 (v.36#5) pg. 59

Beautifying unfinished furniture.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Aug 1965 (v.36#8) pg. 47

Tip on how to resurrect a badly scarred wood table using paint and a glass top.
SUNSET Jan 1985 (v.174#1) pg. 102

Tips on painting old furniture to create brightly colored, interesting effects.
SUNSET Dec 1989 (v.183#6) pg. 74

Barbara Butler's toy chest. Patterns and instructions for painting an unfinished toy chest with bold patterns in bright colors. Edges of the designs are carved using an electric carving tool with drum sander attachment. Includes recipe for homemade oil stains in purple, red, yellow, orange and black.
SUNSET Sep 1997 (v.199#3) pg. 79

Hungarian Deer and Doves motif to paint on a small piece of furniture. Geometric motifs accent the legs and edges of the top. Central motif on the top features clusters of hearts, horn flowers and doves flanked by running stags. Beginner to intermediate skill level.
TOLE WORLD #110 May-Jun 1991 (v.15#3) pg. 42, 60

Prague at Dusk skyline is the center picture to paint in acrylics on the top of a drop-leaf table. It is framed with scrolls and roses, which are also painted in the corners of the table. Intermediate to advanced skill level.
TOLE WORLD #115 Mar-Apr 1992 (v.16#2) pg. 46, Insert

Folk art furniture painting. Advice on choosing a technique, planning a design, backgrounds and working with a stain controller.
TOLE WORLD #116 May-Jun 1992 (v.16#3) pg. 22

Entwined with ivy. Circular table top (or lazy Susan) is painted with a border of ivy leaves around the outer edge. The center is painted using a faux marble technique. Beginning to intermediate level.
TOLE WORLD #117 Jul-Aug 1992 (v.16#4) pg. 26, Insert

Bumbleberry trunk. Wooden chest is painted with Beatrice and Brandon rabbits and a scene of the English countryside. Ribbon and floral motifs are added as accents. Intermediate skill level.
TOLE WORLD #118 Sep-Oct 1992 (v.16#5) pg. 22, Insert

Amish mementos. A small wood cabinet is painted using a graining technique. A door panel is painted with a picture of an Amish doll, straw hat and pair of child's shoes against a background of an Amish quilt. Advanced skill level.
TOLE WORLD #120 Jan-Feb 1993 (v.17#1) pg. 17, 32

Tip on how to give older furniture a pickled finish.
TOLE WORLD #122 May-Jun 1993 (v.17#3) pg. 26

Top of a small wooden table is painted to look like it is covered with a doily, a love letter and envelope, and a rose with a bow tied around its stem.
TOLE WORLD #128 May-Jun 1994 (v.18#3) pg. 50, Insert

Stenciling basics for decorating painted woodworking projects.
WOOD MAGAZINE #92 Nov 1996 (v.13#8) pg. 14, Insert

How to create a time-worn country finish on new furniture using antiquing paints, glazes and spattering.
WOOD MAGAZINE #110 Dec 1998 (v.15#8) pg. 72

Spray painting small pieces of furniture using aerosol paint. How to prepare the surface and apply the finish.
WOODSMITH #101 Oct 1995 (v.17) pg. 22

Coats of many colors. The beauty of a painted finish on furniture lies above and beyond mere concealment of the wood underneath. Tips on selecting and applying color finishes to fine wood projects. Part 1.
WOODWORKER #1108 Mar 1986 (v.90#3) pg. 196

Coats of many colors. Part 2. Special painting techniques, including marbling, graining, tortoiseshelling, spattering, etc.
WOODWORKER #1109 Apr 1986 (v.90#4) pg. 292

Coats of many colours. Decorating furniture with paint. A review of techniques used in France.
WOODWORKER Feb 1988 (v.92#2) pg. 168

Color matters. An explanation of the color spectrum and how it impacts the color of wooden furniture. Looks at the color triangle, pigments, dyes, etc.
WOODWORKER Aug 1989 (v.93#8) pg. 728

Decorative paint techniques. Exploring the endless variety of motifs and patterns (including exotic marquetry) that can be painted onto wood using a variety of materials and techniques.
WOODWORKER Feb 1995 (v.99#2) pg. 23

How to improve the finish on inexpensive plastic furniture by resurfacing it with a crepe paper glaze.
WORKBASKET Jan 1978 (v.43#4) pg. 54

Refinishing furniture. Illustrates removal of old finish, repair of surface and application of new finish by spray painting.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1964 (v.20#1) pg. 36

How to do metallic powder stenciling.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1971 (v.27#4) pg. 46

How to restore an inexpensive plastic laminated table by removing the old laminate, sanding table, and recovering with paper-back wood veneer.
WORKBENCH Jan-Feb 1980 (v.36#1) pg. 80