Lampshade and Parchment Craft (Paperback)

By Frederick T. Day

Muller Press, 9781446525876, 116pp.

Publication Date: December 15, 2010

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This classic book comprises a wonderful how-to guide to lampshade-making. One of the most popular of the home handicrafts, the designing and creation of personalised lampshades for the home can be fascinating, simple, and absorbing. A wonderful hobby for creative people, the art of lampshade-making can save you money whilst at the same time recycling material and producing attractive, original additions to your home decor. This book was designed with beginners in mind, and as such it is a veritable must-have for anyone interested in embracing lampshade-making as a hobby. Chapters contained herein include: Lampshade Materials, Frames, Tools and Equipment; Paper Patterns; Simple Everyday Lampshade Making; Novel Lamps from Old Jars and Bottles; Lampshade Decoration; Decorative Lampshades; Modern Style Table Lamps; and Parchment Craft. We are proud to republish this antique book here with a new introduction to the subject.