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Author: Christopher Wager
Publisher: 101 Helpful Painting Hints
Keywords: hints, painting, helpful
Number of Pages: 58
Published: 2008-05-17
ISBN-10: 1438226667
ISBN-13: 9781438226668

101 Helpful Hints is a must have for anyone with the inspiration and desire to tackle any one of the many repair and home improvements projects. That comes with owning your own home. This book is packed full of helpful information and insight on 101 of the most commonly asked questions people have, on the subject of repair and painting. If you are the type of person that is not really into doing all the work yourself, that is o.k. Because you will still find helpful information on the task of hiring, supervising and paying a contractor. If you have little experience under belt or are just star
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Author: Unknown
Publisher: PDCA
Keywords: rates, tables, volume, guide, cost, estimating, pdca
Number of Pages: 88
Published: 2003-01-01
ISBN-10: 0915050021
ISBN-13: 9780915050024

Estimating Guide Volume II - Rates and Tables is a must for all contractors bidding painting and related work. Production rates for surface protection, surface preparation, painting, gypsum board finishing, wallcovering, caulking, and decorative painting are included. Numerous charts and tables simplify the task of performing quantity takeoffs. A new window chart makes it easier than ever to price this important item. Material usage rates and the idientification of additional job costs are also discussed.
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Author: Nick Franco
Publisher: Nick Franco
Keywords: paint, ready
Number of Pages: 6
Published: 2010-01-09
ISBN-10: 0615244742
ISBN-13: 9780615244747

This is a fun and instructional guide for children interested in painting. The painting process is described in a step-by-step manner, beginning with what materials to use and ending with a finished product. The focus is on a young artist (age 5 to 9) as he makes decisions to create a unique work of art.
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Author: Christopher Wager
Publisher: 101 Helpful Painting Hints
Keywords: hints, painting, helpful
Number of Pages: 85
Published: 2008-09-05
ISBN-10: 1605520233
ISBN-13: 9781605520230
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Author: Michael Fried
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: diderot, beholder, painting, theatricality, absorption
Number of Pages: 276
Published: 1980-11
ISBN-10: 0520043391
ISBN-13: 9780520043398

With this widely acclaimed work, Fried revised the way in which eighteenth-century French painting and criticism were viewed and understood. "A reinterpretation supported by immense learning and by a series of brilliantly perceptive readings of paintings and criticism alike. . . . An exhilarating book."— John Barrell, "London Review of Books"
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Author: Michael Fried
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: diderot, beholder, painting, theatricality, absorption
Number of Pages: 276
Published: 1980
ISBN-10: 0520037588
ISBN-13: 9780520037588

With this widely acclaimed work, Fried revised the way in which eighteenth-century French painting and criticism were viewed and understood. "A reinterpretation supported by immense learning and by a series of brilliantly perceptive readings of paintings and criticism alike. . . . An exhilarating book."-- John Barrell, "London Review of Books"
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Author: Jacqueline Lichtenstein
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: french, classical, painting, rhetoric, color, eloquence
Number of Pages: 288
Published: 1993-05-04
ISBN-10: 0520069072
ISBN-13: 9780520069077

In this richly suggestive contribution to the theory of art, Jacqueline Lichtenstein discusses the importance of color in reconciling ancient differences between rhetoric and painting. The visible world had been suspect since Plato accused the Sophists of relying on rhetorical show, of being in effect makeup artists. Before the 17th century, these differences were manifest in a valorization of design over color.But in the 17th century, the image suddenly becomes an essential agent of thought. Rhetorical color is revalued along with color in painting, with cosmetics, and with all that belonged
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