Leisure Arts A Beginner's Guide To Chalk Painting Book- Transform your everyday items into one of a kind treasures. Featuring FolkArt Home Decor Chalk paints, a no-prep acrylic that dries in minutes and can be layered and sanded for a perfect distressed look and feel. This book covers materials, paints, finishes, and techniques. Learn about distressed finishes, weathered looks, stenciling, tinting, combing and rough or chipped looks. Projects include a bookcase, lamp & shade, spice rack, cabinet, dresser, and more, each with a shopping list and photos. Techniques taught in this book can be used in a wide variety of household projects, and are not limited to specific furniture shapes or types. Coordinates with FolkArt Home Decor Chalk Paints, sold separately. 32 pages in a soft cover.