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Top 100 Painting Projects

  1. 61. Hand-Painted Silk Scarf (04:57)

    A hand-painted silk scarf is a stylish addition to any taste or outfit.

  2. 62. Sassy Shoes (04:07)

    Turn a simple pair of shoes into designer originals with Dena Fishbein.

  3. 63. How to Create a Soft Light Effect with Paint

    Give your room a lighter and softer look with shimmering pale shades of paint that reflect light.

    Time:
    Several Weekends
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  4. 64. How To Make a Tablecloth Out of a Canvas Drop Cloth

    DIYNetwork.com shows you how to stencil a painter’s drop cloth to turn it into a stylish outdoor tablecloth.

  5. 65. Tips and Techniques for Painting Walls, Windows and Doors

    Learn the best way and the most-efficient, step-by-step order for painting a room.

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  6. 66. Hidden Journaling (05:04)

    Jill Miller shows how to combine a journal with a scrapbook.

  7. 67. How to Paint a Stencil Pattern on Seat Cushions

    An Art Deco design is painted on cushions with stippling and foam brushes to bring out the purple in the sofa.

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    Cost:
    $1 - $50
    Difficulty:
    Easy
  8. 68. Milk-Paint Finish

    Milk painting can give unfinished furniture a distinctive antique look, a method of finishing that was popular a century ago.

    Time:
    Under Half Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Moderate
  9. 69. How to Paint a Ceiling (00:03:30)

    Shannon Kaye demonstrates how to paint a skylight effect on a ceiling.

  10. 70. Painting Baseboards (03:42)

    Learn the right way to paint trim work that has years of layered paint.

  11. 71. Mr. Longarm (00:03:26)

    Get a tour of the headquarters and hear tall tales on popular products.

  12. 72. How to Paint a Closet Door with a Wallprinting Roller

    The illusion of a classic paneled Japanese shoji screen lends texture and fun to the closet doors in a tiny condo bedroom.

    Time:
    Two Days
    Cost:
    $100 - $250
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  13. 73. Painting Techniques

    This DIY Basic will provide tips on painting techniques.

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  14. 74. Creamy White Walls for a Modern Bedroom

    In this bedroom makeover, painting the wall a creamy white provides a fresh canvas for the headboard's bright orange-red decorative squ...

    Time:
    Day
    Cost:
    $50 - $100
    Difficulty:
    Easy to Moderate
  15. 75. Leather Topped Table (01:00)

    Here are the DIY Basics on creating a leather-topped table.

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