Jonathan Fong's Walls That Wow
Creative Wall Treatments Without Fancy-schmancy PaintingBook - 2005
* Dramatic, simple, inexpensive ideas * More than 43 million Americans moved into a new home last year--that s 172 million living-room walls alone! * More than 80 million people rent their homes--and these projects are removable * Discover the power of "Wow, even I can do this!" Jonathan Fong s Walls that Wow is just the book for anyone who has ever been inspired by home-makeover shows and intimidated by fussy, fancy faux-finishing techniques. Author Jonathan Fong presents imaginative, stylish wall treatments using unexpected materials that will make even the dullest walls suddenly stand up and sparkle. Six sections--on fabric, metal, paper, special effects, ideas that stick, and your wall as art--include more than twenty dazzling projects, each rated by level of ease (because none of them are difficult). Each dramatic, simple, inexpensive wall idea is presented with brilliant color pictures, plus materials checklists, step-by-step instructions, helpful hints, and an ETW (estimated time of wow). Jonathan Fong s Walls that Wow will make readers everywhere say, "Wow, even I can do this--and I want to!" Jonathan Fong, a vice president at Dailey Advertising, segued into interior design when his home was featured on the HGTV show Kitty Barholomew: You re Home. Demonstrating his unique wall treatments, he became an instant design celebrity. He lives in Santa Monica.
Publisher: New York : Watson-Guptill, c2005
Branch Call Number: 747.3 FON 2005
Characteristics: 143 p. : col. ill. ; 27 cm
Alternative Title: Walls that wow