Wallpaper and paint can be used in many creative ways to add interest and variety to a decorating scheme and doing it yourself has never been easier or more affordable. Getting Creative with Wallpaper & Paint is a DIY guide to achieving trendsetting designs with simple paint techniques and unique wallpaper treatments. Chapters on painting include all you need to know about primers & finishes, tools & supplies, and preparing the surfaces. Once you know the basics, you can move on to decorative paint techniques such as combing, rag rolling, color washing, texturizing, and more. Also featured are numerous ideas for using wallcovering borders, panels, and cutouts to decorate walls, furniture, and home accessories. With a rainbow of paint colors to choose from and a wide array of wallcovering products at your fingertips, you can turn every room in your home into a designer's dream.