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Posted on: Sunday, May 6th, 2018 | Project started on: 2 May 2017 | Project completed on: 24 May 2017 | Project location: Manchester, UK.

My Space is a project that focuses on creating a redecoration plan for an actual room that is regularly used by the member. The room could be his/her bedroom, or a room that is shared by the entire family, such as a family room, bathroom, or office. This project blends the digital age by utilizing Pinterest and other internet sources, with well researched written material. Topics members will learn about while doing their redecoration plan include: Basic principles and elements of design. Developing and expressing personal creativity, style and taste preferences. Working cooperatively on other projects. Preparing a budget. This project resource includes more information and planned activities than typical 4-H project resources. Please feel free to participate in activities outside of this book, but be sure to record them for the sake of your project leader and District Officer.... See details »

Posted on: Sunday, May 6th, 2018 | Project started on: 7 May 2017 | Project completed on: 18 May 2017 | Project location: Dunchurch, UK.

There’s nothing like a fresh coat of paint to brighten up a tired room. But you need to do things right, or you’ll end up with the hassle and expense of having to do it all over again later! So let us help you prepare for your next interior project. This part of our project planner takes you through some good general guidelines for painting interiors. And then we introduce you to some cleaning, preparation and painting basics for specific interior projects. The first thing you need to know. If your house was built before 1980 you might be dealing with lead based paint. You need to know what to do and what not to do. Start by visiting the Occupational Health and Safety site for a free do-it-yourself guide. Match your method, tools & paints to the job Different... See details »