Lampshade Making Book Number Two

Lampshade Making   Book Number Two

We are republishing this vintage text in a high quality, modern and affordable edition, complete with the original illustrations and a new introduction.

Author: F. J. Christopher

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781447489207

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 136

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This vintage guidebook provides instructions on how to design and make lampshades. Illustrated with useful diagrams, it instructs the reader in the different types of frames and their construction, covering materials, making patterns, assembly and finishing techniques, and it remains a helpful and practical text for anyone interested in textiles, design and classic handicrafts. Contents of Part Two include: introduction; Preface; Chapter One: Purpose and function of lampshades; Chapter Two: Making lampshade frames; Chapter Three: Covering materials; Chapter Four: Making Patterns; Chapter Five: Simple Lampshades; Chapter Six: Lampshades with stitched covers; Chapter Seven: Fabric-covered lampshades; Chapter Eight: Stiff lampshade covers; Chapter Nine: Basketry lampshades; Chapter Ten: Table lamp bases; Chapter Eleven: Decorating lampshades. We are republishing this vintage text in a high quality, modern and affordable edition, complete with the original illustrations and a new introduction.
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How to Make Lampshades

How to Make Lampshades

To those who appreciate the value of artistic lighting both as a means of making a house more homelike and beautiful and for the practical purposes of getting the best possible light in which to read or sew or entertain one's friends, this ...

Author: Ruth Collins Allen

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781447492184

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 64

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To those who appreciate the value of artistic lighting both as a means of making a house more homelike and beautiful and for the practical purposes of getting the best possible light in which to read or sew or entertain one’s friends, this book is dedicated. It is concerned with the business of making lamp shades, but also attempts to give such general principles of colour, design, and lighting as will aid the reader in the best selection of the lamp which will suit his particular need. Contents Include: Planning your Illumination; General Principles of Design; Colour; Materials for Shades; How to Make Silk Shades; How to Make Parchment Shades; How to Decorate Parchment Shades; How to Prepare and Lacquer Papers; Motifs, and Suggestions for their Application. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience.
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Making Lampshades

Making Lampshades

LUI Making Lampshades ! ! 5 38 . . RE TI ILL 11 1 kW DRYAD PA Making
Lampshades ALBERT R . MANN LBRARY BOOK BARN Books.

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924073910055

Category: Lampshades

Page: 35

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Making Lampshades

Making Lampshades

Remember that it is easier to make a lampshade using the fabric on the straight
grain (the selvedge running from the top to the bottom of the frame) and this
applies particularly when working with larger shades. Fabric that is stretched on
the ...

Author: Angela Fishburn

Publisher:

ISBN: UOM:39015012233410

Category: Lampshades

Page: 94

View: 761

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Lampshade Making and Painting

Lampshade Making and Painting

Making. Lampshades. Lampshades are designed to cover light bulbs in order to
diffuse the light they emit. Conical, cylindrical and other forms such as floor, desk
or tabletop mounted, as well as suspended lamp models are the most common, ...

Author: M. F. Hampton

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781473353374

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 30

View: 433

This complete how-to guide to making and painting lampshades will delight DIY and home-craft enthusiasts alike. This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience.
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Materials and Equipment Needed to Make Your Own Lampshades

Materials and Equipment Needed to Make Your Own Lampshades

Making. Lampshades. Lampshades are designed to cover light bulbs in order to
diffuse the light they emit. Conical, cylindrical and other forms such as floor, desk
or tabletop mounted, as well as suspended lamp models are the most common, ...

Author: Various Authors

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781473356092

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 24

View: 359

This book contains a detailed guide to the materials, frames, and tools necessary to successful lampshade making. Complete with a wealth of information and detailed images, this text is the perfect starting point for anyone interested in embracing the exciting world of lampshade making as a hobby. Chapters contained herein include: 'Materials', 'Sheepskin or Decorative Parchment', 'Parchment—Oiled', 'Old Deeds', 'Real Vellum', 'Buckram', 'Flock Paper', 'Trimmings', 'Pleated and Hole-Punched Parchments', 'Tools and Equipment', and 'Wire Frames'. This book has been elected for modern republication in the hope that its lessons shall continue to be of use for future generations, and we are proud to republish it here complete with a new introduction to the subject.
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Handmade Lampshades

Handmade Lampshades

And at the end of the book, there_s a useful resources section plus a visual feast for the eyes: several pages of nothing but beautiful lampshades. Start turning the pages and let Handmade Lampshades inspire your bright ideas.

Author: Natalia Price-Cabrera

Publisher:

ISBN: 1784940690

Category:

Page: 192

View: 674

This book is bursting with inspirational images, tips and ideas. Sixteen contemporary projects are covered in useful step-by-step tutorials. There is a detailed chapter dedicated solely to the different techniques you will need to know in order to make a fabric lampshade for yourself--techniques such as creating a soft-sided lampshade using just hand stitching, or hand stitching and glue, machine stitching, using laminated PVC to create a drum lampshade, pleating, and creating balloon linings. At the end of the book there is a hugely useful resources section and a visual feast for the eyes: several pages of nothing but beautiful lampshade. Read on, learn how, and let your imagination run wild.
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Lampshade Making Books 1 and 2

Lampshade Making   Books 1 and 2

ONE of the most interesting handicrafts of recent years is that of making
lampshades. Although lampshades have been made as long as lamps have
existed, it was not until the immediate postwar period that the craft reached such
a high ...

Author: F. J. Christopher

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781473356108

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 194

View: 310

This book contains classic material dating back to the 1900s and before. The content has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience.
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Lamps and Lampshade Making

Lamps and Lampshade Making

We are republishing this vintage text in a high quality, modern and affordable edition. It comes complete with a new introduction and features reproductions of the original artwork.

Author: S. Palestrant

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781447492801

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 292

View: 694

This classic guidebook instructs the reader on how to make and utilise lampshades and lighting. Extensively illustrated with useful diagrams, it explains the different types of lamps, typical materials, components and processes involved in lamp making and illumination, and remains an interesting text for anyone interested in design or the handicraft of lamp making today. Contents include: foreword; introduction; Part One - Basic Illumination; Part Two – The Lamp Base; Part Three – Lampshades; Part Four – Lamps and Lampshades; Conclusion. We are republishing this vintage text in a high quality, modern and affordable edition. It comes complete with a new introduction and features reproductions of the original artwork.
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Lampshades How to Make Them

Lampshades   How to Make Them

This volume contains a complete guide to designing and making lampshades. With information on tools, materials, common problems, planning, and other related aspects, this volume is ideal for novice handcrafters.

Author: Olive Earle

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781446545508

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 132

View: 380

Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the 1900s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing these classic works in affordable, high quality, modern editions, using the original text and artwork.
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Index to Handicraft Books 1974 1984

Index to Handicraft Books  1974 1984

Author: Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Science and Technology Dept

Publisher: Pittsburgh, PA : University of Pittsburgh Press

ISBN: STANFORD:36105118582803

Category: Handicraft

Page: 411

View: 487

Categories: Handicraft

Lamps and Lampshade Making

Lamps and Lampshade Making

Constructing a Lampshade The process of making a lampshade follows a four
step routine which involves : first the planning , secondly collecting or making of
all parts , third putting these parts together and last , decorating and adding the ...

Author:

Publisher:

ISBN: UCAL:$B77745

Category: Electric lamps

Page: 128

View: 517

Categories: Electric lamps

Lampshades to Make

Lampshades to Make

Introduction All you will ever need to know about making lampshades is in this
book . Whatever your talents — even if you are a beginner — there is something
here to fascinate you . Lampshades can be made quickly and easily at home
from ...

Author: Linda Doeser

Publisher:

ISBN: 0891960066

Category: Lampshades

Page: 88

View: 139

Step-by-step instructions for making lampshades in a variety of designs from easily available materials.
Categories: Lampshades

How to Make Lampshades An Illustrated Guide to Making Pleated Fluted Pie Fill Tubular and Wall Bracket Shades

How to Make Lampshades   An Illustrated Guide to Making Pleated  Fluted  Pie Fill  Tubular and Wall Bracket Shades

This classic handbook on making lampshades remains a helpful and practical text for anyone interested in lamp making, textiles, design and traditional handicrafts.

Author: Frederick T. Day

Publisher: Read Books Ltd

ISBN: 9781447489603

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 22

View: 418

This classic handbook on making lampshades remains a helpful and practical text for anyone interested in lamp making, textiles, design and traditional handicrafts. Featuring extensive illustrations, the guide provides instructions on how to design and make a variety of shade types, including pleated, fluted, pie-frill, tubular and wall bracket lampshades. Many early books are becoming extremely scarce and increasingly expensive. We are republishing this classic work, which has been carefully selected for its interest and relevance to a modern audience, in a high quality and affordable edition. It comes complete with a newly written introduction and features reproductions of the illustrations and diagrams featured in the original.
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How to Make Lampshades

How to Make Lampshades

It is concerned chiefly with the actual business of making lamp shades , but we
have also attempted to give such general principles of color , design , and
lighting as will aid the reader in the best selection of the lamp which will suit his ...

Author: Ruth Collins Allen

Publisher:

ISBN: CORNELL:31924003593591

Category: Decoration and ornament

Page: 64

View: 770

Categories: Decoration and ornament

50 Thrifty DIY Lampshades

50 Thrifty DIY Lampshades

Choosing the right lampshade can enhance the mood of a room but making lampshades by hand provides a uniquely individual touch 50.

Author: Adeline Lobut

Publisher: David and Charles

ISBN: 9781446365878

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 128

View: 615

Choosing the right lampshade can enhance the mood of a room but making lampshades by hand provides a uniquely individual touch 50. Thrifty DIY Lampshades provides you with a beautiful yet achievable collection of lampshade projects that look expensive but don't have the price tag to match to enhance any home! Each of the 50 projects is accompanied by simple instructions, diagrams and illustrated by beautiful photographs. Useful templates and stencils are also provided to help you master the basic techniques, whether you are a complete novice or an expert DIY-er. Features a diverse range of styles, techniques and materials for wide appeal - including knitting, sewing, beading, decoupage, upcycling, papercraft and more. So why not brighten up your decor with handmade lamps in an abundance of styles from contemporary chic to natural organic, classic retro to boho modern.
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Entrepreneur Magazine s 168 More Businesses Anyone Can Start and Make a Lot of Money

Entrepreneur Magazine s 168 More Businesses Anyone Can Start and Make a Lot of Money

Linda Panek , owner of the Antique Lampshade Co. in Mission Viejo , California ,
has found her niche creating replicas of antique lampshades . All of Panek's ...
Panek began making lampshades as a hobby from her home in 1983. She taught
 ...

Author: Chase Revel

Publisher: Bantam

ISBN: 0553352385

Category: Business & Economics

Page: 221

View: 598

Covers start-up costs, profits, potential problems, and marketing.
Categories: Business & Economics

Lampshades how to Make Them

Lampshades  how to Make Them

LAMPSHADES : HOW TO MAKE THEM I PLANNING THE LAMPSHADE
LAMPSHADE making should be considered as an art as well as a craft , and
perhaps the first thought to be kept in mind when planning a shade , is the
decorative point ...

Author: Olive Earle

Publisher:

ISBN: WISC:89047118575

Category: Lampshades

Page: 102

View: 771

Categories: Lampshades

Make it II

Make it II

Author: Mary Ellen Heim

Publisher:

ISBN: PSU:000015841162

Category: Education

Page: 542

View: 266

Incorporates handicraft projects in needleworking, electronics, woodworking, toy-making, fence-building, and a myriad of other practical and decorative crafts.
Categories: Education

Design and Make Decorative Details

Design and Make Decorative Details

... making 8 N Skirt ( for dressing table ) 17 Slip stitch 6 Stencilled tablecloth 37
Stitches blanket 6 buttonhole 6 hemming 7 herringbone 6 ladder 6 lampshade 7
slip 6 Stools 26 , 30 Storage 68 - 79 Stretched lampshade 44 Fan edging 48 Flat
 ...

Author: Heather Luke

Publisher: New Holland Pub Limited

ISBN: 1853689432

Category: Crafts & Hobbies

Page: 80

View: 446

That hand-woven throw casually tossed over a chair. The vase holding a single flower. The variety of lighted candles sitting on the mantel. It's the small details like these that turn a house into a stylish home. Not only do these objects provide beauty, but many, such as fabric-covered hat and shoe boxes, are useful for storage or as gifts. * Learn all the basic techniques, from mitred corners to binding to gluing.* Drape dressing tables in yards of material.* Brighten up tables with personalized tablecloths, place mats, and napkins.* Get instructions for sewing hemmed finishes, and covering stools, side tables, and luggage racks.* Make your own lampshade. Some of sheerest silk let light shine through; others are fashioned out of gathered material, or pleated. * Construct frames, boxes, screens, lunch baskets and more! And a lot of other design ideas. Turn your house into a stylish home with this informative series that everyone can use. New Holland 80 pages (all in color), 8 1/2 x 11.
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